STS-129 Educator Resources

  • The crew of STS-129 in their orange launch and entry suits

    STS-129: Continuing the Countdown

    Atlantis' next mission will help prepare the International Space Station for life without the shuttle.

  • Front of the Butterflies in Space Educator Guide

    Butterflies in Space  →

    During STS-129, Painted Lady butterflies will fly aboard space shuttle Atlantis to the International Space Station. The butterflies will spend several months in space as part of an exciting experiment to observe their life cycles and behaviors in microgravity.

  • Space shuttle Endeavor in flight over Earth

    Space Shuttle Missions Education Resource Pages

    See these educational resource pages associated with previous missions.

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