Articles from Nasa Education News

NASA Hosts Media Day for Small Spacecraft Technology and Announcement of Cube Quest Challenge Winners

Media are invited to learn about NASA’s small spacecraft technology development and upcoming launches, and to talk to finalists in the agency’s $5 million Cube Quest Challenge on Thursday, June 8, at 9 a.m. PDT at the NASA Ames Conference Center at Moffett Field, California.

NASA to Discuss FY2018 Budget Proposal, Provide Virtual Tours of Centers

NASA will hold a series of events May 23, highlighting the agency’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposal, including a televised State of NASA address by acting Administrator Robert Lightfoot and Facebook Live virtual tours of NASA’s 10 centers, where innovation is enabling exploration and discovery.

NASA Brings the International Space Station Experience to Emerald City

NASA is traveling to the Seattle area May 22-25 to highlight and share the accomplishments, potential and opportunities for research onboard the International Space Station (ISS).

Utah Students to Speak to NASA Astronauts on International Space Station

Utah students will speak with NASA astronauts living and working aboard the International Space Station at 12:40 p.m. EDT Friday, May 19. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.

University Students to Evaluate Designs in NASA’s Astronaut Training Pool

Thirty-one student teams from across the country will test their designs in simulated microgravity this year as part of NASA’s Micro-g Neutral Buoyancy Experiment Design Teams (Micro-g NExT) activity.

NASA Announces University Student Design Challenge Winners

NASA's Glenn Research Center has announced the winners of its first University Student Design Challenge.

NASA Invites Media to Robotics Mining Competition at KSC Visitor Complex

Teams of undergraduate and graduate students from throughout the nation will demonstrate their excavator robots May 22-26 at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex near NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

Honeywell and NASA Fuse Hip-Hop and Physics to Inspire Middle School Students

Honeywell and NASA are bringing FMA Live! Forces in Motion, an award-winning hip-hop educational experience, to middle school students along the east coast this spring.

NASA Launches National Lab Day

NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland will launch its fifth annual National Lab Day on Friday, May 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lewis Field, 21000 Brookpark Road.

MIT to Participate in Live Q&A with International Space Station

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) students will participate in a live question-and-answer session with an alumnus astronaut aboard the International Space Station on Wednesday, May 10.