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GSFC SSED at Bowie Baysox STEM Day Reaches 1500 Students

Posted on May 23, 2019 - 10:14 AM CDT

Tags: Elementary | General Public | High School | Middle School | Outreach | Exhibits | Scientist Engagement | Nuggets | Planetary Science

On May 22, 2019, scientists and public engagement professionals from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center’s Solar System Exploration Division and Office of Communications shared NASA planetary science with 1,500 students and teachers at Prince George’s Stadium in Bowie, MD. Students discovered how to tell the difference between a meteorite and an Earth rock, explored the crustal magnetic field of Mars, suggested potential future lunar landing sites for NASA, and constructed their own NASA rocket crowns.