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  • Astronaut Leland Melvin waved to the crowds from the NASA Glenn Research Center float during the 2010 Pro Football Hall of Fame Festival Timken Grand Parade on Saturday, August 7, 2010.

    Inspiration on Parade

    Astronaut Leland Melvin waved to the crowds from the NASA Glenn Research Center float during the 2010 Pro Football Hall of Fame Festival Timken Grand Parade on Saturday, August 7, 2010.

  • Screenshot of the Hubble Top Stars Showcase website

    NASA Crowns 16 Educators as Hubble "Top Stars"

    08.03.10 - Educator-designed Hubble activities for grades K-12 are available for download.

  • A woman stands next to a girl looking through a telescope

    Night Sky Network  →

    07.27.10 - Astronomy clubs are bringing the wonders of the universe to the public.

  • Teachers and project officials gathered under the UAVSAR pod mounted underneath the aircraft.

    Dryden Hosts Airborne Research Experience

    07.22.10 - Enthusiastic Southern California teachers participated in NASA's Airborne Research Experiences for Educators and Students program.

  • Astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson Sends Sign Language Message From Orbit

    Astronaut Caldwell Dyson Sends Sign Language Message From Space Station

    07.22.10 - In the almost six-minute video, the American astronaut spoke directly to the deaf community about what she does on the station and how she became interested in ASL.

  • Chick Knitter holds a Chinese yo-yo

    Distinguished Explorers

    07.20.10 - Hobgood Elementary School credits its participation in the NASA Explorer Schools project for helping to win national recognition.

  • Moonbase Alpha Game

    A 3-D Immersive NASA Exploration Game

    Step into the role of an explorer in a futuristic lunar settlement...

    Your mission is to restore critical systems after a meteor strike cripples life support equipment.

  • A satellite image of a typhoon-fueled dust storm in China

    Learn to Teach Earth as a System

    07.07.10 - ESSEA modules and courses help educators prepare students to meet the challenges of our complex and constantly changing environment.

  • Image of Dr Worden with representatives from Park Avenue Elementary School in the Yuba City Unified District.

    NASA Helps Underserved School Receive Used Computers

    06.29.10 - Times are tough, but none more so than for schools and their students.

  • Teachers learn basics of rocketry.

    Teachers Learn Rocket Science

    07.01.10 - School is out for the summer, and those long, lazy days of summer without classes provide a break for many students. For teachers, however, summer is a time to reflect and prepare next year’s lesson plans.

  • Faisal Hossain

    Using Satellites to Track Water

    06.29.10 - Faisal Hossain's research group earns an education excellence award.

  • Students in a classroom raising their hands

    Starry-eyed

    06.22.10 - The NASA Explorer Schools project has students in New Jersey seeing stars.

  • Teachers taking sun photometer measurements of the Aerosol Optical Thickness (AOT) in the atmosphere.

    NASA Data Gives Hands-On Approach at Teacher Workshop

    06.28.10 - Teachers from around the world are learning how to take environmental studies into their own hands and back into their classrooms.

  • Univision TV crew at Va. Air and Space Center

    NASA Partners with Univision to Inspire Students

    06.16.10 - A new partnership between NASA and Univision Communications, Inc., seeks to interest more Hispanic students in science, technology, engineering and math.

  • Amanda Hintz crouches near a glowing lava flow

    The Moment a Geologist Was Born

    06.22.10 - Previously an art major, Amanda Hintz found her true calling on a visit to the world's longest mountain range.

  • student displays science fair project at JPL Student Showcase

    Science Projects Launch JPL's Summer of Innovation

    06.17.10 - Students from the Los Angeles area presented their science fair projects during JPL's Student Showcase on June 12, 2010. The event was part of NASA's Summer of Innovation.

  • Summer of Innovation Montage

    NASA Summer of Innovation

    NASA kicks off its Summer of Innovation initiative at JPL on June 10. NASA will engage thousands of middle school students and teachers in stimulating STEM programs.

  • NASA speaker gives presentation

    How to Request a NASA Speaker

    06.08.10 - Learn about the NASA Speakers Bureau and the conditions to request a scientist, engineer, astronaut or other NASA professional as a speaker.

  • The NASA Spacesuit

    The NASA Spacesuit

    05.25.10 - Explore the personal spacecraft of astronauts, from the silver suit of the Mercury 7 to the "pumpkin suit" of shuttle astronauts.

  • artist concept of Juno Mission

    Video Chat: New Journey to Jupiter

    05.27.10 - What does it take to send a spacecraft to the largest planet in the solar system? NASA/JPL engineer Tracy Drain will explain.