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Members of Montana State University Academic Technology and Outreach passed out 500 NASA space kits to Blackfeet tribe, through a partnership with Blackfeet Community College and NESSP SMD Grant.
A 2nd offering will go to Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.
The effort generated several news articles in MTDownload
August 21, 2020, 1 pm EDT
The night sky has been a spectacular show lately, with the appearance of Comet NEOWISE in July and the Perseids annual meteor shower this month. Join American Museum of Natural History planetary scientist Marina Gemma and astrophysicist Jackie Faherty on a virtual field trip to visit see some of these space objects up close. Find out what comets and meteors can reveal to scientists studying our solar system, and why and how you can spot...
"Indigenous Perspectives on Earth and Sky, Featuring Dr. Robin Kimmerer"
All are welcome to attend Dr. Robin Kimmerer's talk on August 20, 2020, at 3 p.m. EDT (noon PDT). TO REGISTER, please go to