Monthly Archives: August 2013

NASA eClips™

NASA eClips™ are short, relevant educational video segments that help inspire and engage students by presenting real world connections. New video segments are produced weekly exploring current applications of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) topics. The programs are produced for targeted audiences: K-5, 6-8, 9-12 and the general public.

Planetary News

PLANETARY NEWS is an informational news service for the planetary community provided by the Lunar and Planetary Institute. Informational news and announcements from NASA, international space agencies, and other sources are categorized and easily accessed at the Planetary News website. Free subscriptions to the weekly email newsletter digest are also available.

Global Exploration Roadmap

The International Space Exploration Coordination Group has just released The Global Exploration Roadmap August 2013. This report reflects ongoing dialog and continued preparation for exploration beyond low-Earth orbit – beginning with the International Space Station (ISS) and expanding human presence throughout the solar system, leading to human missions to the surface of Mars. A copy can be found online.

Free E-books

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has been providing amazing images of the universe since April 1990 and has led to remarkable discoveries. NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is the next-generation telescope that will peer even deeper into space and unveil even more mysteries. Both of these extraordinary telescopes are the topics of two free interactive e-Books available from the Apple iBookstore. Noninteractive versions are also available.