NASA is offering space shuttle heat shield tiles and dehydrated astronaut food to eligible schools and universities. The initiative is part of the agency’s efforts to preserve the Space Shuttle Program’s history and technology and inspire the next generation of space explorers, scientists and engineers.
Join NASA Explorer Schools and the National Science TeachersAssociation for a 90-minute webinar on Sept.8, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. EDT. Learn to use the data fromNASA’s research satellite program in their meteorology lessons. This webinarfeatures “Monitoring the Global Environment,” one of eight modules within theSatellite Meteorology course. Attendees will learn how to locate and downloadsatellite data, create graphs and learn how to interpret them.