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Houston Medical Students to Speak Live with NASA Astronaut on Space Station

Medical students from The University of Texas Health Sciences Center (UTHealth) in Houston will speak with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station next week.

NASA Awards Fellowships to 12 Graduate Students

NASA Fellowship Activity has awarded fellowships through NASA’s Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) and Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD) to 12 graduate students totaling $1.9 million to conduct research and contribute directly to NASA’s work and mission.

Va. Space Flight Academy Summer Space Camps Draw Record Numbers of Students

Virginia Space Flight Academy (VSFA) reached a major milestone this year, celebrating 20 years of operating week-long residential space camps and technology-based programs for young people in the Delmarva region, the Commonwealth of Virginia and across the United States.

South Dakota, Texas Students to Speak with Astronauts on International Space Station

University and middle school students from South Dakota, and junior high students from Texas, will talk live with astronauts on the International Space Station next week.

Interns Create Dynamic Visualization of NASA’s Space-to-Ground Communications Resources

For the first time ever, people worldwide can get an inside look into what it takes to enable communications for nearly 40 NASA missions, thanks to a small team of college students.

NASA Glenn Brings Space Technology to Community STEM Festival

NASA’s Glenn Research Center, Cleveland Public Library and First Beulah Baptist Church are teaming up to bring science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to the 2018 STEM Festival at First Beulah on Saturday, Aug. 18, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Want to Learn More About the Sun? Here’s How:

Parker Solar Probe, NASA’s mission to “Touch the Sun” may already be on its way, but it’s never too late to start learning about our nearest star.

Inspiring the Next Generation of Girls to Pursue STEAM Careers

Girl Up – a global leadership initiative of the United Nations Foundation – partnered with the U.S. State Department, Google, NASA and others to organize the annual Women in Science camp to provide young girls access to education, mentorship opportunities, and leadership training.

NASA Awards $2.3 Million in Grants to Minority Serving Institutions to Expand STEM Education

NASA's Minority University Research and Education Program (MUREP) Aerospace Academy (MAA) has selected seven Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) for cooperative agreement awards totaling nearly $2.3 million.

NASA Glenn Selects Winners of Drop Tower Challenge

NASA's Glenn Research Center in Cleveland has selected winners of the 2018 Microgravity Expulsion from Water Experiments Challenge. The winning teams have been invited to participate in the American Society for Gravitational and Space Research (ASGSR) conference in Washington D.C. in November.