Astronomy For Kids

An Enlightening Mosaic: Sunsets in 2011

[/caption] You’ve likely heard the phrase “axial tilt is the reason for the seasons” and here’s a great depiction of…

10 years ago

Holiday Greetings from an Alien Snowman on Vesta

[/caption] Celebrate the winter holiday season in the company of an ‘Alien Snowman’ on the asteroid Vesta, someone we didn’t…

10 years ago

A Refreshing Idea! Vote for Enabling City Kids to See Starry Skies

Now here’s a refreshing idea: create a “dark sky oasis” in suburban locations where city-dwellers can gather to see the…

10 years ago

Incredible ‘Space-O-Lanterns’

[/caption] When it comes to Halloween, there are some very creative people out there. Unfortunately, I'm not one of them,…

10 years ago

World Space Week ( Oct 4th – 10th ) — Join the Fun!

[/caption] What is World Space Week? Founded in 1981, World Space Week Association is one of the world's oldest space…

10 years ago

Student Alert: GRAIL Naming Contest – Essay Deadline November 11

[/caption] Student Alert ! - Here’s your once in a lifetime chance to name Two NASA robots speeding at this…

10 years ago

The Mission to Find the Missing Lunar Module

[/caption] Where is the Apollo 10 Lunar lander module? It's somewhere out there -- orbiting the Sun -- and there's…

10 years ago

Back to School Inspiration: Be That Light

Are you an educator, heading back to another year of teaching and need a little inspiration? -- or do you…

10 years ago

New Opportunity for Students to Reach for the Stars and Send an Experiment to the Space Station

[/caption] A new opportunity is available for students and teachers to be part of history and fly the very first…

10 years ago

Cast Your Vote for Student “Spirit of Innovation” Awards

[/caption] The Spirit of Innovation Awards is a wonderful competition that challenges teams of high school students to create innovative…

11 years ago