Watching A Solar Eclipse with the new Dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

I had the privilege of watching the solar eclipse with Dr. Curtis Bennett who just happens to be the new dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at California State University, Long Beach.  Here are some photos of our special solar eclipse watching party.  We had lots of fun talking and experimenting with […]

NanoRacks Brings Over 30 Payloads to ISS, Including Kaber Satellite and Boy Scouts of America 

NanoRacks Brings Over 30 Payloads to ISS, Including Landmark Kaber Satellite and First-Ever Boy Scouts of America Experiment Houston, TX – August 16, 2017 – SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft successfully berthed to the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday after their twelfth commercial resupply (CRS) mission launched from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex 39A in Cape […]

International Music Grants

The NAMM Foundation Announces $675,000 in Grants to Music Education Programs Worldwide Carlsbad, CA July 6, 2017 The NAMM Foundation has announced that the organization will benefit 24 different music education programs with $675,000 in grants, an increase made possible by NAMM Foundation donors. The beneficiaries, located both domestically and abroad, provide access and instruction […]

Who wants to publish our research on growing plants faster on Mars?

Our Occupy Mars Tiger Team has been invited to write a professional paper on how we plan on growing food faster on the planet Mars.  Who wants the assignment?   Author Instructions Plant Direct is a sound science journal for the plant sciences that give prompt and equal consideration to papers reporting work dealing […]

How Robots & Algorithms Are Taking Over: Space Mathematics

How Robots & Algorithms Are Taking Over Special Note:  This paper is being used for the Occupy Mars Learning Adventure’s project-based learning program at the Barboza Space Center.  We are training space science “Tiger Teams.” Sue Halpern April 2, 2015 Issue by Nicholas Carr Norton, 276 pp., $26.95 CCI/Art Archive/Art Resource […]