Space Science Academy
Young budding scientists are often curious about the many mysteries of space, the planets, the moon, the stars and everything in between. Tapping into this natural wonder that accompanies childhood, this informal program delves into the science that hovers at the very frontiers of our existence. Examples include the fundamentals of astronomy, and the effective use and analysis of the telescope lens.
- 5th-7th graders
- Three-year program
- Over 60 pupils each year
- First step along the educational continuum offered at the Space Science Unit
- Feeder program for the Mars Colony study track for high schoolers
Astronauts SimulationSpace Science Academy Students use swimming pool to simulate low gravity