Moon Unit - Hands on science projects to help kids in Preschool, Prek, Kindergarten, first grade, second grade, third grade, 4th grade, 5th grade and 6th grade learn about our solar system - moon phases, astronauts, and LOTS more! (perfect for homeschool science or summer learning)
On this Day in History, April 9, 1959: NASA introduced America’s first astronauts who became known as the Original Seven (pictured) and were chosen for the country’s first space program "Project Mercury"
NASA Celebrates 50 Years of Spacewalking - In this Feb. 7, 1984 photograph taken by his fellow crewmembers aboard the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Challenger on the STS-41B mission, NASA astronaut Bruce McCandless II approaches his maximum distance from the vehicle. McCandless became the first astronaut to maneuver about in space untethered, during this first "field" tryout of a nitrogen-propelled, hand-controlled backpack device called the Manned Maneuvering Unit (MMU). - Image Credit: NASA
One of two prints from artist Kevin Dart's Space Shuttle series celebrating the Challenger and Columbia. These two incredible shuttles and their crews completed 36 successful missions and spent over 300 days in space. Some highlights of their missions included carrying the first woman to space (Challenger) and deploying the Chandra X-Ray Observatory (Columbia). #spaceship #spaceshuttle #columbia #illustration #prints #KevinDart