Students from Maryland, Michigan and Texas will discuss with astronauts on the International Space Station this week as a part of NASA’s Year of Education on Station.
NASA astronauts Ricky Arnold, Drew Feustel and Scott Tingle will reply questions on life aboard the house station, NASA’s deep house exploration plans and conducting science in house throughout all three alternatives. The Expedition 55 astronauts reside, working and researching aboard the International Space Station and the 20-minute, Earth-to-space calls will air reside on NASA Television and the company’s website.
The first occasion will join Arnold and Feustel with college students from Oakland Community College and Lake Orion High School in Auburn Hills, Michigan, at 10:25 a.m. EDT Tuesday, April 17. Media serious about attending ought to contact Bridget Kavanaugh at [email protected] or 248-341-2121. The occasion will happen at, Oakland Community College, Auburn Hills Campus, Building G, Room G-240.
The second occasion will enable college students from Brookwood Elementary in Houston to talk with Arnold and Tingle at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 18, in reference to the college’s science honest. The occasion at Brookwood Elementary is accessible to media by way of Eva DeCardenas at [email protected] or 281-284-0029. The occasion will happen at 16850 Middlebrook Dr. Houston.
The third name will hyperlink Arnold and Feustel with college students from South River High School visiting NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland at 10:35 a.m. Thursday, April 19. At Goddard, the scholars will take pleasure in a full college day of actions specializing in the theme “NASA has something for everyone.” Interested media ought to contact Bob Mosier at [email protected] or 281-284-0029. The occasion will happen at 201 Central Ave. E, Edgewater, Maryland.
Linking academics on to astronauts aboard the house station offers distinctive, genuine experiences designed to boost pupil studying, efficiency and curiosity in science, expertise, engineering and arithmetic (STEM). This in-flight training downlink is an integral part of NASA’s Year of Education on Station, which offers in depth house station-related assets and alternatives to college students and educators.
In addition, Feustel and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency astronaut Norishige Kanai will participate in a Facebook Live query and reply session on the International Space Station’s account, after which Feustel will proceed the discuss with KHOU-TV sports activities anchor Matt Musil. The joint occasion will begin at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 16. Both will air on NASA TV and the company’s web site.
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