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  • Science Activation’s PLACES Team Facilitates Second Professional Learning Institute
    on July 17, 2024 at 3:08 PM

    The NASA Science Activation Program’s Place-Based Learning to Advance Connections, Education, and Stewardship (PLACES) team successfully led their second Professional Learning (PL) Summer Institute (SI) at Northern Arizona University (NAU) in Flagstaff, Arizona from June 11-13, 2024. The team led a group of 13 educators through a variety of powerful place-based data-rich (PBDR) experiences across

  • NASA STEM Program for Indigenous Communities Honored for Excellence
    by Gerelle Q. Dodson on July 17, 2024 at 2:22 PM

    NASA has been selected by the International Astronautical Federation to receive its 2024 “3G” Diversity Award, which recognizes organizations for their contributions to fostering geographic, generational, and gender diversity in the space sector. NASA’s Indigenous Community-Based Education (CBE) Program is a consortium of partnerships between NASA and numerous, diverse Indigenous communities which co-create unique educational

  • NASA, Universities Take Learning Out of Classroom
    by Elyna N. Niles-Carnes on July 15, 2024 at 7:36 PM

    There’s no “I” in team, and that holds true for NASA and its partners as the agency ramps up efforts to recruit tenured professors to research science for a semester at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The tenured teachers work for up to a year in an area where the agency needs specific

  • Celebrate the Heliophysics Big Year with Free Heliophysics and Math Webinars from NASA HEAT
    on July 9, 2024 at 4:26 PM

    The Heliophysics Big Year (HBY) is a global celebration of the Sun’s influence on Earth and the entire solar system. It began with the Annular Solar Eclipse on Oct. 14, 2023, continued through the Total Solar Eclipse on Apr. 8, 2024, and will conclude with Parker Solar Probe’s closest approach to the Sun in December

  • NASA’s Neurodiversity Network Interns Speak at National Space Development Conference
    on July 8, 2024 at 6:33 PM

    Two high school interns funded by NASA’s Neurodiversity Network (N3) presented their work from Summer 2023 at the recent National Space Society (NSS) International Space Development Conference (ISDC-2024), held in Los Angeles, CA (May 23-26, 2024). Both interns were mentored by Dr. Pascal Lee, Planetary Scientist at the SETI Institute and Chair of the Mars