Tag Archives: space science

Oct 13

“The Martian” Movie Inspires Future Space Scientists

Mars Trek is a NASA web-based portal for exploration of Mars. NASA has released a new interactive map of Mars that charts Mark Watney’s fictional journey across the red planet in The Martian science fiction film. The movie is based … Read More



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Dec 10

Impact: Earth!

Remember the Stop Disasters game from last week? Now you can use an impact model program to wreak some havoc on Earth! Go to https://www.purdue.edu/impactearth. Impact: Earth! is an easy-to-use, interactive website for estimating the regional environmental consequences of an asteroid … Read More



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Jan 18

A Citizen-Science Project for Homeschoolers

Here is a unique citizen-science project related to finding meteorites, as described in an e-mail that I received yesterday… Hi, My name is Mike Mazur, and I’m a Canadian geoscientist (with a background in astrophysics) living in Norway. I have … Read More



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