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Attention K-12 students, we've got another contest for you! The Artemis Moon Pod Essay Contest challenges you to imagine what it would be like to lead a one-week expedition at the Moon’s South Pole. Entries are due Dec 17th.
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 20
Today, October 20th begins OSIRIS-REx TAG event with Asteroid Bennu. Keep an eye out as they begin the 4.5 hour mission of collecting sample's of the surface's material to bring back to Earth.
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 19
Tune in today, Oct 19th for the latest in the NASA STEM Stars series at 1pm. Today's web chat is joined by James Webb Space Telescope Photographer Chris Gunn.
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 15
Did you know that Michigan had a team in almost every single one of the Artemis Challenges for 2020? A number of the Challenges are still accepting applications for 2021, make sure to stay updated with us on our updates page here:
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 14
Tune in today, October 14th for a K-12 Educator webinar: Teaching Space with NASA - Revealing the Universe with Infrared at 6pm. Join NASA experts and education specialists about how we use nonviable light to explore the universe.
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 13
Tune in later today, 10/13 at 4:30pm for a 1-hour webinar: Explore Solar System and Beyond: OSIRIS-Rex. Learn about the journey to the asteroid Bennu, the sample collection, and return.
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 12
It's Solar Week! Check out the week's worth of activities and plan how to get involved here:
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 9
The MSGC team just picked up the 2020 Fall Conference shirts. Conference attendees make sure to keep an eye out in your mail late next week as your shirt should be arriving just in time for Saturday!
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 8
We asked some of our former MSGC recipients, how did participation in these programs impact your education and life?
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 7
Registration opens tomorrow, 10/8 for NASA's 2021 Human Exploration Rover Challenge and closes on 11/5. It challenges high school & college students to create a vehicle designed to traverse the simulated surface of another world.
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 6
Tune in tonight, 10/6 at 6pm for a free 1-hour webinar on NASA's Best: Engineering Design Process (EDP). Learn about the EDP used by professional engineers to create innovative solutions to human, animal, planetary & space problems.
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 5
This week is World Space Week! It's a week celebrating in 96 countries and had over 8,000 events planned in 2019. How are you celebrating this year?
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 2
We are excited to announce that our keynote speaker for our virtual Fall Conference this year will be Dr. Andrew Klesh, a NASA Engineer at JPL in California. His talk will be called "Diving Deep - Probing Earth's Ocean to Explore Other Worlds."
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Michigan Space Grant Oct 1
Applications are are now open! Find out more and apply here:
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Michigan Space Grant Sep 30
Tune in today, September 30th for the latest in the NASA STEM Stars series at 1:30pm. Today's web chat is joined by Dawn Martin, a human machines systems engineer from NASA's Kennedy Space Center.
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Michigan Space Grant Sep 29
Yooper Wildlife Watch brings together students in camera trapping technology and applications in ecological research. They need your help identifying amazing wildlife inhabiting the forests of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
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Michigan Space Grant Sep 28
Hey Middle Schoolers, EarthKam is launching its next mission just for you starting tomorrow, September 29th - October 2nd. Find out more and sign up here:
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Michigan Space Grant Sep 26
Today, September 26th is International Observe the Moon Night. Remember to look up tonight! What other fun moon-related things do you have planned?
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Michigan Space Grant Sep 25
Student Payload Opportunity with Citizen Science (SPOCS) is an opportunity for a team of students to design and build an experiment to fly to and return from the ISS. Proposals are due 10/20/20 at 5pm.
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Michigan Space Grant Sep 24
The 2021 NASA SUITS Challenge is now accepting proposals until October 21, 2020. NASA SUITS challenges students to design and create spacesuit information displays within augmented reality (AR) environments.
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