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INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION

Grades: Family
Space Station
There has been much celebration for American astronauts blasting off to the International Space Station (ISS) using an American rocket launched from Cape Kennedy in Florida. In this lesson, learn about the ISS and try an experiment that demonstrates why spacecraft stay in orbit around Earth. You can even make a paper model of the Space Station!

THE ELUSIVE COMET

Grades: Family
Comet
Comet ATLAS: It was touted to be a spectacular sight n the night sky, but * * POOF * * it’s gone!

COOKIES COOKIES EVERYWHERE

Grades: Family
Cookies
Bake some cookies and learn science! This fun at-home activity for the whole family walks you through the scientific method while baking (and eating) cookies.

SEE VENUS IN THE NIGHT SKY

Grades: Family
Venus
Venus will be visible just after sunset during this springtime season. Gather the family and take a stunning look at our nearest planetary neighbor!

PIZZA FOR SCIENCE!

Grades: Family
Pizza for Science
Have dinner at home, support your local pizza shops, and learn science!
This fun at-home activity for the whole family walks you through the scientific method while eating pizza.