We hope you had a blast exploring the universe at our open house event at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. More than 15,000 guests attended, meeting with astronauts, watching science demonstrations, listening to great music, and learning about Earth, the solar system and our place in the universe.
Explore@NASA Goddard included indoor and outdoor exhibits and entertainment that will thrill and educate at the same time.
The event was organized into six zones:
Earth Science: Experience how NASA measures and monitors our changing Earth from space
Solar System: Discover how solar cycles affect Earth’s climate and how space weather changes the magnetosphere. Witness planetary science in action
Universe: Explore the many ways the universe and everything in it is constantly changing
Engineering & Technology: See discoveries in science through technological research, development, and engineering
People: Investigate the diverse people and careers at Goddard Space Flight Center
On the Mall: Discover the fun activities, great food, crafts, and entertainment on our mall area. Fantastic foods abound, from soul food to BBQ, and ice cream to souvlaki. Music features the a cappella group Sweet Honey in the Rock®, and Milkshake with great music for kids.
To provide us with feedback on the event, please contact Leslee Cork (301-286-0676).