Picture perfect photo of shuttle prototype, Enterprise, being taken up the Hudson River by barge to it's new home aboard the New York based Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. Photo credit: Kathy Willens/AP, June 6, 2012.
Info about NASA Education events onboard the Intrepid coming soon. Stay tuned on NASATalk for more info.
NASA Professional Development Videoconferencing Program Receives Distance Learning Award
NASA's Digital Learning Network™, which provides science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) content featuring NASA missions and research, recently received a Platinum Award for Best Content Provider For Excellence in Distance Learning from the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) at its 2012 International Conference held in May 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. NASA Digital Learning Network received the 2012 Best Practices Award for Excellence in Distance Learning Teaching.
NuSTAR Education & Outreach: For Teachers Includes the Active Galaxy Educational Unit
This series of images show NASA's NuSTAR and its rocket dropping from the carrier "Stargazer" plane. Image credit: Orbital Sciences Corporation. Read more...
NASA Announces 2012 Summer of Innovation Mini-Grants Opportunity
NASA is accepting proposals for the mini-grants component of the agency's 2012 Summer of Innovation project. Proposals may be submitted through the National Space Grant Foundation for NASA-themed content in a variety of programs geared toward middle school students. The foundation is administering the grant program for NASA. The maximum award value for each 2012 mini-grant is $2,500. Read more about Summer of Innovation 2012 and the four themed units (featured below) at…National Space Grant Foundation Website ?
Share your plans for getting involved with Summer of Innovation 2012 and the four themed units (featured below) at this link...