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  • STS-131 Mission Specialist Clay Anderson

    Astronaut Clay Anderson's Training Journals

    Read Mission Specialist Clay Anderson's training journals to see what it is like to train for a space shuttle mission.

  • Zachery Coleman Jones

    A Passion for Flight

    03.30.10 - Zachery Coleman Jones' love for aerospace was fostered by his role as a student and mentor in the NASA Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Aerospace Academy.

  • A team races from the 2009 Great Moonbuggy Race

    Ready, Set, RACE!

    Student teams from around the globe will drive their specially crafted lunar rovers through a challenging course of rugged, moon-like terrain at NASA's 17th annual Great Moonbuggy Race, April 9-10.

  • The STS-131 crew poses in orange suits in front of a picture of Earth

    STS-131: Preparing for the Future

    03.30.10 - Space shuttle Discovery's STS-131 mission will help prepare the space station for use when construction is complete.

  • A humanlike robot with one arm extended

    NASA, GM Take Giant Leap in Robotic Technology

    03.23.10 - Meet Robonaut 2, or R2. NASA and General Motors worked together to build this new humanoid robot capable of working side by side with people.

  • Bar magnet magnetic field showing two poles

    Magnetism From A to B  →

    Magnetism is a simple force, but many of its properties seem mysterious. Learn more about magnetism and find mathematics problems related to sunspots.

  • Views of the sun in 2000 and 2009

    New Satellite Aims to Make More Sense of the Sun

    03.09.10 - Scientists expect the Solar Dynamics Observatory to provide the most detailed view ever of the sun and improve forecasts of solar activity.

  • The words Fresh Idea in blocks floating over Earth's horizon

    Ideas for Innovation in Education at NASA

    NASA Education welcomes you to submit education-related ideas and suggestions!

  • Cindy Fuentes

    New Worlds of Opportunity

    03.02.10 - As a Space Grant summer intern, Cindy Fuentes helped NASA work on a planet-hunting telescope.

  • LER App Menu Page

    Lunar Electric Rover Simulator App

    03.02.10 - You don't need a driver's license, but you still need to buckle up as the simulator gives you a glimpse of what it might be like to support a functioning lunar outpost.

  • Kara Karpman

    By the Numbers

    06.23.09 - Kara Karpman used her math skills to conduct research in two NASA student opportunity programs.

  • Chris Randall

    NASA Engineer Honored With 'Trailblazer' Award

    02.23.10 - Marshall Space Flight Center aerospace engineer Chris Randall was honored Feb. 18 for his career achievements.

  • Spitzer scientist Farisa Morales

    Cosmic Dust Detective  →

    Physics doctoral candidate Farisa Morales had two internships at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory before landing a job as a scientist working with the Spitzer Space Telescope.

  • KSC-2009-3796 -- Combined Operational Load Bearing External Resistance Treadmill

    Do Tread on Me

    08.19.09 - On Earth, we all know that exercise is good for us. But do we know exactly how good?

  • Emily Calandrelli smiles as she floats aboard an airplane

    Already a Star, Calandrelli Tells Students to Aim High

    01.26.10 - An accomplished college senior encourages students to pursue majors in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

  • Drawings of humanlike robots

    Free Lecture: Humanlike Robots  →

    02.09.10 - Join Dr. Yoseph Bar-Cohen Feb. 18-19, 2010, in Pasadena, Calif., for two free lectures about applications and challenges of state-of-the-art humanlike robots. Or watch the live webcast online.

  • STS-130 astronauts.

    STS-130: Window of Opportunity

    02.02.10 - Endeavour's STS-130 mission will deliver a new module to the space station, along with a beautiful view.

  • Three students wearing gold and purple football jerseys

    Calling Home

    01.19.10 - From the International Space Station, astronaut Barry Wilmore talks to students back home in Tennessee.

  • A woman stands in front of a shuttle simulator

    Student Employment at NASA  →

    01.12.10 - Check out the student services section for information on NASA's recruitment schedule, helpful interview techniques, information on completing a resume and much more.

  • Adam Kimberlin standing beside a poster

    Bringing NASA Home

    01.05.10 - NASA co-op Adam Kimberlin is leveraging his NASA experiences to help peers at Tennessee Technological University.