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Excellence Awards in Science & Engineering
Excellence Awards in Science & Engineering

The downloadable pdf from the Excellence Awards in Science & Engineering has a wealth of resources, including content from: NSF, Dept of Education, NSTC, Army, Smithsonian Institute, USDA, Dept of Energy, EPA, NASA, NOAA and more.

NASA: STEMonstration - Engineering Design: Trusses
NASA

Expedition 55/56 Flight Engineer Ricky Arnold explains the significance of these resilient structures and the forces they are up against in microgravity.

NASA: STEMonstration – Spacewalking
NASA

Watch Expedition 55/56 flight engineer Ricky Arnold in this two-part episode as he explains spacewalk safety and training in addition to the parts of the spacesuit that protects astronauts outside the space station.

NASA: STEMonstration – Solar Energy
NASA

Watch Expedition 55/56 Flight Engineer Ricky Arnold as he explains the station’s solar arrays and the importance of solar energy on the space station.

NASA: STEMonstration – Sleep Science
NASA

Watch Expedition 55/56 Flight Engineer Ricky Arnold discuss the crew sleeping quarters, why sleep is important and how they adapt for circadian rhythms aboard the space station.

NASA: International Toys in Space
NASA

Astronauts tested 16 toys to learn how the laws of physics would affect the behaviors of the toys.

Studies Weekly: NASA - Kennedy Space Center
Studies Weekly

Explore the Kennedy Space Center in this exclusive video from Studies Weekly.

Brains On! Mission to Pluto!
Brains On!

We talk to Dr. Alan Stern, the leader of NASA’s mission to Pluto – New Horizons.

StarTalk: NASA and Nichelle Nichols
StarTalk

Through her ground-breaking role as Star Trek’s Chief Communications Officer Lt. Uhura, Nichelle Nichols became a passionate advocate to get women and minorities involved in real-world space exploration.

NASA Space Place
NASA

Launched in 1998, NASA Space Place’s mission is to inspire and enrich upper-elementary-aged kids’ learning of space and Earth science online through fun games, hands-on activities, informative articles and engaging short videos.

OLogy: In Pictures - Beyond Planet Earth
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

What faraway places might humans travel to someday, and how will we get there?

Real World Math: Space Lessons - Rockets
Real World Math

NASA’s endangered Constellation space program serves as the backdrop for this activity.