Get Involved With Nasa Now And In The Future 2nd Grade
NASA Wants YOU! <ul><li>There are many ways you can be involved with NASA…. </li></ul>What are some career possibilities with NASA?
Career with NASA <ul><li>Maybe you’ll be an engineer </li></ul>
You can be Involved NOW with Current NASA Missions
<ul><li>Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>NASA Goddard Videoconference </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Launch in May 2009 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Barrett & Jackson’s name on LRO </li></ul>Jackson Sullivan
Kepler Space Telescope http://kepler.nasa.gov/media/KEPLER.SWF - Animation http:// kepler.nasa.gov/ed/nutshell.html KEPLER HAS SUCCESSFUL LAUNCH!! 2009 March 6 at 10:48 pm EST http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/kepler/multimedia/images/index.html Finding a “Goldilocks zone” in the Milky Way Galaxy
Kepler Space Telescope <ul><li>Searching for Earth-like planets in a Goldilock’s Zone. Launched March 2009 </li></ul>Mrs. Sullivan’s son, Connor
NASA Presentations at Barrett Visit a NASA Center, like Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland Visit a Museum, like the Smithsonian in DC and also in Chantilly
Car License Plate – Mrs. Lab or Mars Lab (Next Rover going to Mars) Barrett student signatures flew on Atlantis Space Shuttle Mission 117, June 8 – 22, 2007
Send Your Name to Mars <ul><li>http://marsprogram.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/participate/sendyourname/ </li></ul>
You Decide Hubble’s Next Discovery http://youdecide.hubblesite.org/amazing-space/ Jackson and I voted in February 2009. Winner announced March. Photos shared April 2009 - Hubble's new image of Arp 274 indicates that what was previously thought to be a set of interacting galaxies may in fact be three galaxies located in the same area of the sky but somewhat distant from one another. 3 rd Place Star-forming Region 1 st Place Interacting Galaxies Life Cycle of a Star
Hubble Space Telescope <ul><li>Systems </li></ul>
Make a Model of the Hubble Space Telescope Photos of you & Links to NASA – www.tinyurl.com/ProjectDiscovery
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