Tag: NASA

The Evening Post: NASA 10-Year Time Lapse Of Sun’s Fiery Rotation

As of June 2020, NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory — SDO — has now been watching the Sun non-stop for over a full decade. From its orbit in space around the Earth, SDO […]

University Of Alabama Satellite Team Offering Virtual Space Lessons

Students at the University of Alabama building a small satellite as part of a NASA program are continuing their outreach efforts to state schools during the COVID-19 pandemic through online lessons. The students in the group called UASpace […]

Learn More About The Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster Explained

34 years ago, the Space Shuttle Challenger exploded soon after taking off, killing all onboard.  Americans were in shock when the disaster happened, and NASA had to explain how this disaster happened.  […]

4 Key Reasons Alabama’s ‘Rocket City’ Is Best Pick For Space Command HQ

Huntsville is in the running to be the headquarters of the new U.S. Space Command, a move that is a natural fit for Alabama’s Rocket City and its longtime support of space and […]

Crowdsourcing Mornings: NASA- Past And Present Dreams Of The Future

This is Crowdsourcing Mornings! This post takes place every weekday morning and highlights one crowdsourcing project I liked from Kickstarter, Indiegogo, or other crowdsourcing websites. Please read our crowdsourcing guidelines at: https://geekalabama.com/media-kit-pr/geek-alabama-crowdsourcing-guidelines/ Nine […]

Crowdsourcing Mornings: Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Automatic Watch

This is Crowdsourcing Mornings! This post takes place every weekday morning and highlights one crowdsourcing project I liked from Kickstarter, Indiegogo, or other crowdsourcing websites. Please read our crowdsourcing guidelines at: https://geekalabama.com/media-kit-pr/geek-alabama-crowdsourcing-guidelines/ The […]

Celebrate The NASA InSight Spacecraft Landing On Mars

Yesterday was a great day for NASA!  The NASA InSight spacecraft landed on Mars.  The spacecraft was powered by United Launch Alliance’s (ULA) Atlas V rocket that was made in Alabama.  If you […]

Did You Know That NASA Needs New Astronauts

Yep, if you ever dreamed of going into space, then you need to learn more about why NASA needs you!  The YouTube channel SciShow Space talks about one of the most important exoplanets we’ve discovered […]

Smarter Every Day Talks About The Drill We Sent To Mars

On the latest episode of the YouTube channel SmarterEveryDay, Destin Sandlin goes to a NASA laboratory and shows us how the Curiosity Rover uses drills to tap into the secrets of the planet Mars. […]

Check Out This Alabama NASA Scientist On Good Morning America

How about this!  Last week, TJ Holmes went to Huntsville and surprised Trent Griffin.  They got him early in the morning, blindfolded him, and took him to the US Space and Science […]

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