Virtual Astronomy LIVE

About


Local, national, and international audiences who have a passion for space science participate and meet astronauts, scientists, and others talents through these monthly live events that explore relevant space, astronomy, and other topics. Times and dates subject to change.

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Constructing the Next Generation Space Habitat
Sunday, May 22 from 3:00pm-5:00pm ET

Developing a deep-space habitat will allow a crew to live and work safely in space for long durations on missions to explore the Moon and Mars. The Habitation Systems Development office is a multi-center NASA team working together to develop sustainable living quarters, workspaces, and laboratories for astronauts on next-generation space missions. Hear from experts as they give viewers an inside look into the project. This event is FREE with advance registration. Register here.

Upcoming Programs
Times and dates subject to change.


June 26
3:00pm – 5:00pm
All ages

July 24
3:00pm – 5:00pm
All ages

August 21
3:00pm – 5:00pm
All ages

September 30
5:00pm – 9:00pm
ASTRONOMY NIGHT ONSITE   |   All ages

October 23
3:00pm – 5:00pm
All ages

November 20
3:00pm – 5:00pm
All ages

December 8
3:00pm – 5:00pm
All ages

 

Moderator

SUMMER ASH

Summer Ash has been both a rocket scientist and an astrophysicist. She is a freelance science writer and communicator whose work has been published in The Atlantic, NBC News, Smithsonian, Now.Space, Scientific American, Slate, and Nautilus.

Host

JOHN "DAS" GALLOWAY

John “Das” Galloway:  “Das” is a science outreach communicator who specializes in live, interactive video content. He is the creator of the Kerbal Space Academy, where he uses video games as a tool to start science and engineering conversations with viewers of all ages, and VECTORS Virtual Field Trips, which brings real-time interactive video to museums, events, and historical locations. “Das” also serves as a host and producer for NASASpaceflight.com. 


 


Funded by:
 New York Space Grant Consortium
The Virtual Astronomy Live is supported through a NASA Cooperative Agreement awarded to the New York Space Grant Consortium.  
The program is also supported, in part, by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
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