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International Observe the Moon Night at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center

Posted on October 30, 2018 - 9:04 AM CDT

Tags: Families | General Public | Informal | Astrophysics | Earth Science | Planetary Science
  • 404 participants attended the NASA GSFC Visitor Center’s International Observe the Moon Night event on Saturday, October 20, 2018
  • 65 volunteers, including members of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter team, representatives from across NASA science and engineering divisions, communications specialists, and local high school students helped make it an outstanding event
  • Event included:
    • Telescope viewing, supported by the Goddard Astronomy Club
    • Hands-on activities
    • Presentations
    • Personal stories highlighting the lasting impact of the Apollo program
  • This event was sponsored by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter and organized by International Observe the Moon Night Coordinating Committee/Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter/GSFC Solar System Exploration Division Public Engagement Team leadership