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Your Input is Needed for a New Tool Specifically for Libraries like Yours!

The National Center for Interactive Learning, in partnership with Cornerstones of Science, is developing a Clearinghouse of STEM activities. Rather than reinvent the wheel, NCIL is drawing from tried and tested activities from programs across all fields and content areas, and presenting them with a library audience in mind. This Clearinghouse will be the next

By |November 30th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

NSF launches Superhero themed contest

Your mission, should you choose to accept it: Create a nanotechnology-inspired superhero and win the Generation Nano contest! Finalists to appear at the USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C. (This message will NOT self-destruct, but your chance to win will disappear! Deadline to enter is February 2, 2016)  | http://www.nano.gov/node/1540 Here’s a link

By |November 24th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Teen Science Cafe Network

The Teen Science Café Network is a free choice out-of-school program of science cafes expressly aimed at connecting high school teenagers with real-world science and scientists. The program is proving popular and effective with the teens, and the Network has expanded rapidly; programs are now operating at 31 sites in 20 states. In the Teen

By |November 24th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

SSI’s research hits the New York Times.

After 11 years orbiting Saturn, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has changed our understanding of liquid water in the outer solar system.   http://www.nytimes.com/video/science/space/100000004003105/saturn-cassini-enceladus-moons.html?emc=edit_au_20151029&nl=afternoonupdate&nlid=52543281 By JASON DRAKEFORD, DENNIS OVERBYE and JONATHAN CORUM | Oct. 28, 2015

By |November 9th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

NASA Resources For Libraries

NASA Resources for Libraries   Museum Alliance NASA's Museum Alliance provides museums and other informal education institutions with timely information about NASA events and opportunities, professional development, direct access to NASA staff, and limited numbers of materials. A free service, the Alliance is now expanding to serve libraries in order to help them weave STEM into their

By |October 12th, 2015|Categories: NASA|0 Comments

Want to name your own Exoworld?

Have you ever wanted to name your own exo world? Well now you have the chance. Exoplanets belonging to a list of 305 well-characterised exoplanets, discovers prior to December 31st, 2008, and their host stars. The date refers to the date of submissionto a refereed journal. Many exoplanets discovered after this date require confirmation or

By |September 10th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

White House Astronomy Night – October 19

White House Astronomy Night - October 19   The Office of Science and Technology Policy has announced that the White House will host an Astronomy Night on October 19, 2015.  In addition to inviting students and educators to the South Lawn of the White House to stargaze and participate in other hands-on activities, the event

By |September 3rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Notices of Funding Opportunity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2015 IMLS Press Contact 202-653-4799 Giuliana Bullard, gbullard@imls.gov Notices of Funding Opportunity: First Round of Funding for FY 2016 National Leadership Grants for Libraries and Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Preliminary two-page proposals that address IMLS priorities will be accepted until the October 1, 2015 deadline Washington, DC—The Institute

By |September 2nd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

NASA Earth& Space Science Education E-Newsletter

August 2015 A monthly broadcast including upcoming educational programs, events, opportunities, and the latest resources from NASA's Science Mission Directorate. To Unsubscribe, e-mail ese_ed_newslist-unsubscribe@lists.hq.nasa.gov with 'Unsubscribe' as the subject. Click here to see an archive of past newsletters. Programs & Events New in this Issue “Where Over the World Is Astronaut Scott Kelly?” Trivia Contest

By |August 3rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

How much do you know about these Incredible Creations!?!?!?!?

Have you ever wondered about the science behind the unbelievable life size LEGO brick creations at LEGOLAND? LEGOLAND has put together an infographic for all statistic and LEGOLAND enthusiasts that show the awesome creations LEGOLAND has to offer and I wanted to be sure to share it with you! Did you know… New York City

By |July 20th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments
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