Virtual Education and Public Engagement Opportunities

Organizations across the country are curtailing education and public engagement programs. Some are conducting online programs. Contact the resources below to determine how you can participate.

A variety of education and public engagement resources are available for use with audiences.

NASA at Home

The NASA at Home website has e-Books, videos, virtual tours, and more.

NASA SMD Resources for Learners has a variety of SMD resources. More information is available at NASA Science Resources.

LPI’s Virtual Exploration Experiences with Planetary Scientists (VEEPS)

The LPI’s new VEEPS program provides an opportunity for families to connect with planetary scientists from home. Each 30-minute online session includes a scientist presentation, a demonstration related to the topic, and some time for questions and discussion with the scientist.

LPI’s Cosmic Explorations Speaker Series Archive

An archive of past presentations in this series on the LPI YouTube channel.

LPI’s Explore! Resources

Use Explore! activities to engage children and pre-teens in the wonders of lunar exploration, the planets (Earth, Jupiter, and Mars), rockets, staying healthy in space, and more!

Watch our Explore! how-to videos.


Spotlight on Education highlights events and programs that provide opportunities for planetary scientists to become involved in education and public engagement. If you know of space science educational programs or events that should be included, please contact the Lunar and Planetary Institute's Education Department at [email protected].