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Space



The Exploratorium
Create an apparatus for viewing sunspots, Search for extraterrestrial life, and see a live web cam of Mars.

The Space Place
Be able to name trees from space, find out why the sky is blue and discover how to shrink a building three different ways. Lots of online space Games, activities, and fun facts.

NASA Kids
Exactly how hot is the sun? Can astronauts sleep standing up? And is it possible to escape the Event Horizon of a black hole?

The Nine Planets
Take a self-guided tour through our solar system. Explore the satellites of Saturn, the moons of Jupiter, and the canals and canyons of Mars.

Young Astronomers' Learning Center
What is a Brown Dwarf? What's the difference between a meteor and a falling star? What are solar winds? The Learning Center provides all the answers you need.

NASA – Be a Spacecraft Engineer
Your mission: Help scientists plan a mission to a comet. Design your own spacecraft. And protect the international Space Station from space debris.


Upcoming Events
Book Discussion Group Dec 19, 2018 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Jan 16, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Feb 20, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Irene Miller - Holocaust Survivor Mar 19, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Mar 20, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Apr 17, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group May 15, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Jun 19, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Jul 17, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Aug 21, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)