NASA has unveiled plans for its 2013 Summer of Innovation project, which challenges middle school students across the United States to share in the excitement of scientific discovery and space exploration through unique, NASA-related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) opportunities. Information about NASA opportunities during the 2013 Summer of Innovation can be found at:
June 23 – 28, 2013
Join Dr. Rick Knabb for a look at the challenges of forecasting Hurricane Sandy
Please join the Hurricanes: Science and Society (HSS) team at the University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography for the 2013 Hurricane Educators Webinar Series. This series of three, 1-hour webinars will focus on current topics in tropical cyclones and preparation for the upcoming 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season.
The EEAB NASA educational program uses the Earth System Science approach to engage students in grades 5-12 in the process of science through the use of astronaut photography. It also provides the opportunity for students to request a new astronaut image to be captured from the International Space Station to support their research.
Michigan State University is offering a Foundations of Science MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) designed for the general public and budding science majors.