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Many opportunities for families at the Terre Haute Children's Museum. Check out this posting, for all of the things going on at the beginning of December.
This past week NASA visited Purdue University to announce the Purdue Systems Collaboratory. Charles Bolden visited from NASA to help with laying out the structure.
Sponsor a brick at the Terre Haute Children's Museum. Get your brick engraved before Christmas, as well as more perks. Read more about Christmas in September here.
Robo-Ops competition in Houston, Texas is open to graduate and undergraduate students.
Indiana is a place where all K-12 youth have access to high quality learning opportunities beyond the school day that prepare them for success in school, college, careers, and life.
The #StudentAstronaut Contest will give one student an opportunity to experience what it is like to train like a scientist astronaut and be featured on the show. The contest will be a video contest where students will be asked to answer a series of questions. They are looking for students (age 16+ in HS or Undergrad) who are great science communicators and ambassadors for space exploration. Complete contest details will be released on their Facebook page (www.facebook.com/xplorationstation)
New Research Headed to Station Helping NASA Explore the Universe February 10, 2015 New research will be heading to the International Space Station to help NASA understand how the conditions of spaceflight affect living organisms. This work is helping the agency develop the resources and measures necessary to ensure astronauts remain healthy as we venture beyond low-Earth orbit and head out to study an asteroid and eventually Mars. The selected studies represent how the Space Biology and Human Research Programs work together to span the range of basic and applied research in laboratory and spaceflight settings.