This online presentation and discussion will cover the science behind four of the 2018 Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit activities - Magnetic Fields, Craters, Paper Mountains, and Stomp Rockets. After a brief overview of each activity and its materials, our guest presenter, a space scientist and science educator, will lead a discussion about NASA missions and research exploring phenomena shared by Earth and other planets of the solar system. Learn about how magnetism, erosion, and meteorites can change the surface of planetary bodies over different timescales. Science connections behind a different set of toolkit activities will continue in The Science Behind the Earth & Space Toolkit - Looking Beyond the Solar System online workshop on March 13, 2018 at 2:00 PM Eastern / 11am Pacific. http://www.nisenet.org/events/online-workshop/online-workshop-online-wo…
Darrell Porcello, Ph.D., NISE Net Earth & Space, Co-I
Frank Kusiak, M.A., NISE Net Western Regional Hub Leader
Lindsay Bartolone, M.S., NISE Net Earth & Space Content Expert
Laura Peticolas, Ph.D. Space Scientist and Science Educator
About the Project
The NISE Network runs a series of free online workshops to increase the number of professional development opportunities available to our partners, and create more channels for partners to share their work and learn from each other directly.
This material is based upon work supported by NASA under grant or cooperative agreement award number NNX16AC67A. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).