Spacewalk Training at Johnson Space Center

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NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman, Expedition 40/41 flight engineer, participates in a spacewalk – or extravehicular activity (EVA) – training session on May 14, 2013 in the Partial Gravity Simulator (POGO) test area in the Space Vehicle Mock-up Facility…

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NASA’S Kepler Discovers its Smallest ‘Habitable Zone’ Planets to Date

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NASA’s Kepler mission has discovered two new planetary systems that include three super-Earth-size planets in the “habitable zone,” the range of distance from a star where the surface temperature of an orbiting planet might be suitable for liquid…

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Part 6: Programming, Project Based Learning and games-ED

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Project Based Learning (PBL) is big news in the education world. I wrote a blog article about the benefits of PBL in March, which you can read here. I also discussed a new school in the U.S. that used PBL heavily to teach its …

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