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Girls Go To Mars Engages Girls in STEM Program Description

Girls Go To Mars (GGTM) is a set of activities designed to engage middle school girls in hands-on science. GGTM introduces NASA’s MAVEN Mission, which reached Mars on September 21,2014, and begins its study of the martian atmosphere. Understanding Mars leads to activities where GGTM kicks off the Girl Scout’s Leadership Journey Breathe that engages girls in understanding our planet’s atmosphere…
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Girls Go To Mars Activities, Videos, and PPT

Girls Go To Mars (GGTM) is a set of activities designed to engage middle school girls in hands-on science. GGTM introduces NASA’s MAVEN Mission, which reached Mars on September 21, 2014 and began its study of the Martian atmosphere. Understanding Mars is accomplished both through activities that engage girls in understanding our planet’s atmosphere and with the Cadette Girl Scout Leadership's …
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Unistellar Unveils Consumer Enhanced Vision Telescope at IFA 2017

Marseille, August, 31 2017. Unistellar will unveil the design of its revolutionary new Enhanced Vision Telescope (eVscope™ ) in September at IFA Next in Berlin, along with details of its upcoming worldwide crowdfunding campaign to fund the production of this telescope capable of giving amateurs unprecedented views of the Universe thanks to its light amplification technology. This event comes…

Girl Scouts: Bridging at the Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridging is the biggest event of the year for Girl Scouts of Northern California. Over 6,000 girls, both local and out of state, walked across the iconic Golden Gate Bridge as they bridged from "Juniors to Cadettes" on April 30, 2016. The Bridge walk is followed by a celebration on Crissy Field with music, snacks, and fun activity booths. The "reaching for the Stars: NASA Science for…
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SETI Institute to Lead New STEM Project with Girl Scouts: “Reaching for the Stars: NASA Science for Girl Scouts”

NASA’s Science Mission Directorate selected “Reaching for the Stars: NASA Science for Girl Scouts” as a new, 5-year space science education program that will bring together Girl Scouts with scientists, engineers and educators at NASA and beyond.  “Reaching for the Stars” will partner the Girl Scout’s national movement for girls in grades K-12 in a variety of activities that span local troop…