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Space Camp

Forget High School, Ahmed Can Bring His Clock To Space Camp

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 01.10.2017 | Politics

Ahmed Mohamed doesn't need high school to work on his science projects -- he can do that at Space Camp. The 14-year-old Muslim boy was handcuffed and ...

Only One Way to Mars?

Jan Millsapps, Ph.D. | Posted 12.21.2014 | Science
Jan Millsapps, Ph.D.

Our earliest astronauts were test pilots; their selection followed strict criteria of age, gender, and flight experience that severely limited participation. Are we in danger of creating another exclusive group of spacefarers?

A Weekend at Adult Space Camp Is Cooler Than You'd Think

David DiGregorio | Posted 10.01.2014 | Travel
David DiGregorio

If you grew up in the late '80s watching Double Dare, Nick Arcade and Guts, you probably regarded a trip to Space Camp as the ultimate grand prize. I, however, can clearly remember watching those shows with no desire to go to Space Camp.

Nat Geo's Live From Space Launches Audiences Into Orbit

Aaron Sagers | Posted 05.14.2014 | Entertainment
Aaron Sagers

Live From Space succeeds in performing a task crucial to science exploration: Exciting and engaging the public.

Fun AND Educational

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.12.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Yes, summer vacation is for kicking back and relaxing, but learning doesn't have to be a chore.

LOOK: Space Camp T-Shirts Tell Boys to 'Achieve' and Girls to 'Dream'

Cristen Conger | Posted 06.16.2013 | Women
Cristen Conger

The T-shirts start of well enough, encouraging both boys and girls to "explore" and "discover." But only the boys are prodded to go ahead and achieve, while young women can keep on dreaming. Sigh.

3 Tips for Surviving a Summer Camp Schedule Disaster

Women & Co | Posted 08.20.2012 | Parents
Women & Co

If you find yourself in a summer scheduling bind, consider these helpful tips.

Maggie Furlong

John Corbett On His Latest Moving Project | Maggie Furlong | Posted 01.28.2012 | TV

John Corbett is no stranger to TV; but with his memorable roles being "Sex and the City's" woodworking Aiden and Tara's patient husband on "United Sta...

A Smile As Big As the Moon Is a True Story That Inspires

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 03.27.2012 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Hallmark Hall of Fame is consistently offering inspirational and dramatic movies that feed our minds and touch our souls. Make sure you don't miss a single one of their offerings -- especially A Smile As Big As the Moon.

Happy 50th Birthday, NASA!

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

Unfortunately, space isn't much of a final frontier any more -- she's been around the block a few times, and I'm not sure my first time would be as magical as when I was 5.