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Sharing Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), Lunar Science and Astromaterials Samples with Local & Distributed Audiences

Posted on October 26, 2018 - 12:04 PM CDT

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Exploring the Moon Webinar and 3-Way Virtual Connection with NASA Centers on International Observe the Moon Night (InOMN).

A live webinar event designed to generate excitement about InOMN and lunar science was facilitated on October 17, 2018. Johnson Space Center (JSC) Astromaterials Research & Exploration Science (ARES) scientist John Gruener was the lead SME.  ~1500 participants attended the live event with an additional 3000+ expected to be reached through the archive. Participants included K-12 students, educators and Solar System Ambassadors from 33 states + Mexico, Russia, and India.