More than thirty university teams putting their remote-controlled excavators, called Lunabots, to work.
05.24.11 - There is a lot to do at the new Space Place website! Explore fun facts, videos and pictures. Play games, solve puzzles and take quizzes. Do activities, build things and read books.
Wake up early to see four planets gather together just before sunrise. Watch the video to learn more.
Click on the space shuttle to learn facts and see how it works.
04.26.11 - Through the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program, 16 communities will take part in the final flight of space shuttle Endeavour.
Commander Mark Kelly and the Endeavour crew will deliver the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer to the International Space Station.
05.11.11 - About 60 fourth- through 12th-grade students and their teachers participate in the 2011 NASA Explorer Schools Symposium at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
NASA asks you to share your inspiring vision about what NASA's exploration of Earth means to you. Video entries are due May 27, 2011.
04.25.11 - The on-stage pairing of recording artist and three-time Grammy Award-winning producer Pharrell Williams and NASA's Associate Administrator for Education and former Astronaut Leland Melvin, displayed infinite possibilities for an upcoming generation.
04.12.11 - NASA recognizes Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts earning the prestigious Eagle Scout and Gold Award.
NASA and the Boy Scouts of America developed the new badge because of the wide-reaching impact of robotics and the role STEM will continue to play in young people's lives.
As a tribute to NASA's Space Shuttle Program, artist Brian Basset created this drawing showing his characters Red and Rover racing alongside the shuttle as it lands for the last time later this year.
Share how you and your family help our planet. Learn how NASA studies Earth.
Find out how NASA is participating in the 2011 FIRST Robotics competition.
Grab a telescope, binoculars or just a lawn chair, and head out to the backyard for a night of cosmic sightseeing.
Vote for your favorite original song to wake up space shuttle Commander Mark Kelly and his five crewmates during their STS-134 mission to the International Space Station. Cast your vote online!
Did you know that NASA has over a dozen apps for use on mobile devices? Download these free apps to put NASA science in the palm of your hand.
03.23.11 - NASA's message to students: do and be anything you want.
NASA is collaborating with award-winning recording artist Mary J. Blige to encourage young women to pursue exciting experiences and career choices.
Exo came from another world to explore our solar system, but his spaceship is running out of fuel. Help find the resources to power him back home!