Saturday, January 22

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NASA’s New Astronaut Class Announced
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NASA’s New Astronaut Class Announced

NASA’s New Astronaut Class AnnouncedYesterday, NASA Administrator Bill Nelson announced the 2021 astronaut class at Ellington Field in Houston. It's the first new astronaut class in four years, and more than 12,000 people applied from across all 50 states and U.S. territories.This marks the first time in history that NASA required each candidate to hold an advanced degree in a STEM field and utilize an online assessment tool. The 10 astronaut candidates will begin two years of rigorous training when they report for duty at Johnson Space Center next month. Their training will focus on five key areas including Russian language skills, T-38 training, robotics, spacewalking, and learning the International Space Station's (ISS) systems.  Upon completion of this training, the astronaut cand...
Pop Quiz: Capturing Space
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Pop Quiz: Capturing Space

Pop Quiz: Capturing SpaceFrom “Earthrise” to astronaut selfies, space photography has shaped the way we see our home planet, life in space, and our solar system. Thanks to space photography, we can all tag along on missions to the Moon, Mars, and beyond! From snapping photos in orbit above our world to capturing images on another, photography has been, and will continue to be, a vital tool for human space exploration. Test out your knowledge on space photography – past, present, and future – with today’s pop quiz! Who snapped the famous Earthrise image taken during the Apollo 8 mission to the Moon? Frank Borman Jim Lovell William Anders Michael Collins Correct! Wrong! On Chri...
Former Astronaut Mike Massimino Talks SpaceX’s First Crewed Launch | TODAY
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Former Astronaut Mike Massimino Talks SpaceX’s First Crewed Launch | TODAY

Former Astronaut Mike Massimino Talks SpaceX’s First Crewed Launch | TODAY Former NASA astronaut Mike Massimino joins the 3rd hour of TODAY via video call to talk about SpaceX’s upcoming launch of two astronauts to the International Space Station. Massimino will take part in Discovery and Science Channel’s live coverage of the historic event today at 2 p.m. EST. » Subscribe to TODAY: http://on.today.com/SubscribeToTODAY » Watch the latest from TODAY: http://bit.ly/LatestTODAY About: TODAY brings you the latest headlines and expert tips on money, health and parenting. We wake up every morning to give you and your family all you need to start your day. If it matters to you, it matters to us. We are in the people business. Subscribe to our channel for exclusive TODAY...
🌎 Nasa Live Stream – Earth From Space :  Live Views from the ISS
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🌎 Nasa Live Stream – Earth From Space : Live Views from the ISS

🌎 Nasa Live Stream - Earth From Space : Live Views from the ISS Live (November 2021) NASA - Views Of Earth from Space Live video feed of Earth from the International Space Station (ISS) Cameras ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Watch our latest video - The Sun - 4K Video / Solar Flares https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SEzK4ZfMvUQ ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Nasa ISS live stream from aboard the International Space Station as it circles the earth at 240 miles above the planet, on the edge of space in low earth orbit. The station is crewed by NASA astronauts as well as Russian Cosmonauts and a mixture of Japanese, Can...
Buy A Membership, Gift A Membership To A Deserving Educator
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Buy A Membership, Gift A Membership To A Deserving Educator

Buy A Membership, Gift A Membership To A Deserving Educator Want to give back to a deserving educator? Gift a Space Center Houston membership and activate learning outside the classroom for them. Now until Jan. 2, 2022, all memberships purchased at the Family level or higher, are eligible to gift a Dual level membership to a local educator. This includes all new, renewal*, or gift membership purchases. Space Center Houston is among the nation’s leading science-education resources. Our programs are based on national science standards and focus on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to help adults and children think critically, learn about the past, present and future of America’s space flight program and build a greater understanding of the world. The children we teach and insp...