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News and Announcements
All Things Eclipse Webinar, August 18, 2017, 3 PM EDT. Live from the path of totality, Charles Fulco will discuss how an eclipse occurs, how to safely view the eclipse (no glasses, no problem), and will share classroom resources that you can use with your students.
A list of classroom resources has been compiled to assist you as you bring the "Eclipse 2017" alive for your students.
Download this app for smart phones and tablets, register an account, and get your thermometer ready to collect citizen science data for NASA during the eclipse. Start practicing your cloud observations now – air temperature data collection will become active on August 18! Observations are needed from across North America-from the path of totality and those experiencing a partial eclipse.
Check out these NASA educational resources for the eclipse and beyond.
Present at our NESTA Share-a-Thon in Baltimore, Maryland! NESTA, together with NOAA and IRIS will be offering a number of workshops and presentations at NSTA's Baltimore, Area Conference October 5-7, 2017. In particular, our Share-A-Thons provide you with the opportunity to reach out to large audiences of K-12 science teachers.
Check out this photo log of our trip!
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