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This Month In History: September September 4, 2020

Here is a roundup of historic events that occurred in the month of September! September 2nd, 1948: A Teacher In Space! Christa McAuliffe was born on S

Bon Voyage, Perseverance! August 3, 2020

There’s a little rover named Perseverance that took off for a really big mission recently: a mission to study the geology of Mars and look for possi

Comet NEOWISE Is Here! July 20, 2020

A chance of a lifetime to see a giant ball of ice traveling the night sky? Get us a front-row seat! Well, that may not be necessary, because if you li

This Month In History: July July 17, 2020

Did you know that Apollo 11 launched on July 16th, 1969 and that 76 hours later, Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong, and Michael Collins landed the spacecraf

A Shrinking Hole In The Ozone Layer? July 10, 2020

If Earth were a superhero, then the ozone layer would be one of her shields. You see, the ozone layer that exists in the Earth’s stratosphere absorb

Update: Let’s Go! From The US To Outer Space June 7, 2020

Update: June 7th, 2020 On May 30th, 2020, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken took a historic mission to the International Space Station (ISS)

SETI@Home Says Goodbye … For Now March 20, 2020

The most significant public project in the search for alien life is coming to an end. The project began in 1995 with a simple question at UC Berkeley,

Mars Rover Has A Name! March 12, 2020

The name of the new Mars rover is … drum roll, please … bah dadadadadah … Perseverance! Last fall, NASA asked K-12 students to help name the new

Remembering NASA’s Human Computer February 28, 2020

Before the movie Hidden Figures came out in theaters, few outside of the space industry knew the name Katherine Johnson. Johnson was among a group of