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"Our STEM in 30 crew celebrated the 2017 Great American Eclipse live from Liberty, Missouri, in the path of totality, and at the Phoebe Waterman Haas Public ...
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STEM in 30 host Marty discusses Apollo 7 with astronaut Walter Cunningham. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Take an immersive look behind the scenes as our Smithsonian film crew embarks aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower for F-18 carrier qualifications.
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NASA Astronaut John Herrington is a member of the Chickasaw Nation. That language did not have words to describe space travel. Take a look at the vocabulary that had to be invented to describe his journey into space. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled "Communication is Key: National History Day 2020" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources for...
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Marty Kelsey, the host of STEM in 30, talks with Andy Richardson, the owner of Adams Balloon in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Andy built the Smithsonian balloon that is now part of the collection.
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STEM in 30 host Beth Wilson talks with the creator of the Klingon Language, Marc Okrand, about how you build an alien language.
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WWII veteran and Triple Nickle Thomas McFadden recently sat down with STEM in 30 host Marty Kelsey to talk about his time serving as a smoke jumper during WWII and his role in Operation Firefly.
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Have you ever wondered what its like to fly into a hurricane? Lets find out!
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What does it take to get a plane on and off a boat? Find out with STEM in 30, a TV show for middle school science students. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/STEMin30
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Step onto the CIA campus and learn about the A-12 Oxcart. Learn more about how the A-12 outran the enemy: https://youtu.be/p2RmWP0yynI Learn more about the differences between the A-12 and SR-71: https://youtu.be/rWuC0izeIn4 Take a tour of the SR-71 Blackbird with someone who flew it: https://youtu.be/F4KD5u-xkik What did the backseat Reconnaissance Systems Officer do? Find out here: https://youtu.be/d4Y1nl4K6Y0 For more learning resources check out Smithsonian Learning Lab:...
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The CIA Museum is is not somewhere most people get to go. Located at CIA headquarters in Langley, Viriginia the museum is home to an amazing collection of CIA related artifacts including the Jawbreaker helicopter. Learn more here. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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The B-17 "Flying Fortress" Bomber was instrumental in strategic bombing during WWII. Check out this animation to learn more about the B-17. "Be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/events/world-war-ii-victory-europe For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30 "
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The Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) is an observatory currently under construction. When completed, it is planned to be the world's largest optical/near-infrared extremely large telescope. Learn about the incredible mirrors being built for the ELT from Rémi Bourgois, the Chief Engineer for Safran Reosc, the company working on mirrors. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school...
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Take a step inside the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. Be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30: https://youtu.be/N9gyXZUwRdM For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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The STEM in 30 team took a trip to the U.S. Naval Observatory Library which contains the largest collection of astronomical literature. Did you know the Library was designed by Richard Morris Hunt, who also designed the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty? Learn more: http://airandspace.si.edu/explore-and-learn/stem-in-30/
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Andrew Probert, an artist who contributed the designs of the USS Enterprise for Star Trek: The Motion Picture and the Enterprise-D for Star Trek: The Next Generation, discusses how he got into designing spaceships.
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Balloons have a long and colorful history. After all, the first hot-air balloon passengers were a sheep, duck, and a rooster who flew from France in 1783. Since then, balloons have been a mode of transportation, a military asset, and a source of entertainment for many. Join STEM in 30 as we explore the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta and bring you the history of balloons, the science behind hot-air and gas balloons, and the pageantry of the Fiesta. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30/
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On April 6th, 1917, Congress declared war on Germany, thrusting the United States into the Great War. It wasn’t until December 7th of that same year that Congress would declare war on Austria-Hungary. Between 1914 and 1918 six continents were involved in the "War to End All Wars." In this time, technological advancements were being made at a record-breaking pace. The WWI Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri shows many of the advances made in this period alongside the human...
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For students in middle school today the attacks on September 11th, 2001 are historic events. Take a walk with STEM in 30 host Marty through the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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The legacy of the shuttle program ushered in the new generation of space exploration we’re familiar with today. Where do you think the future of human space travel will lead us? Are you ready to go? This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""8 minute ride: The Space Shuttle at 40"" To watch the full episode visit: https://youtu.be/RpomQWwmsLM For more learning resources be sure to check out Smithsonian Learning Labs:...
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The United States Military Academy, also known as West Point, is one academic institution that's really popular with astronauts. Hear astronauts talk about where they went to college and what they studied. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30 More info: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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In orbit around the Sun are thousands of asteroids ranging in size from grains of sand to miles across. NASA is planning a mission to capture a piece of an asteroid to be studied by NASA scientists and astronauts. In this episode of STEM in 30, learn about asteroids, what we can learn from capturing one, and the technology needed to accomplish such a mission. This program is made possible through the generous support of NASA. See more STEM in 30: http://airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Astronaut Kate Rubins talks about what jobs she had when she was younger and tells middle schoolers to focus on the subjects and projects that they find interesting.
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NASA Astronaut Kjell Lindgren talks with students and answers their questions. Watch until the end when he is surprised with a very special guest. Recorded in December 2020.
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What will a trip to Mars be like? What are the challenges? Would you want to visit the red planet? Learn about Mars from NASA Astronauts! For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Look in to the past with radio observatories like the Very Large Array. STEM in 30 host Marty talks to a radio astronomer about what the VLA is and what its used for.
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Communication is a key to being a great athlete. Learn about the importance of communication from football player Robert Griffin III, soccer players Megan Oyster, Darian Jenkins, and hockey player Craig Laughlin. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled "Communication is Key: National History Day 2020" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources for...
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Find out about some of the normal, ordinary, everyday things that become extraordinary when they are done in space. Learn from NASA astronaut Joe Acaba, just an average Joe.
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From iPods to instruments, music is part of the cargo that goes to the International Space Station. Hear Astronaut Kjell Lindgren talk about playing the bagpipes in space.
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Conservators from the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum share ballooning artifacts from the museum's Evelyn Way Kendall Ballooning and Early Aviation Collection. See the beautiful works of art up close and learn about the fascinating process of conserving them. Learn more about ballooning in the full STEM in 30 webcast: http://airandspace.si.edu/explore-and-learn/stem-in-30/
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Do you know the difference between the SR-71 Blackbird and the A-12 Oxcart? Find out in this video filmed at CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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The Shuttle Program offered scientists the opportunity to conduct research on the effects of microgravity on plants, animals and even the human body. Through this research we’ve found that one of the greatest challenges in keeping astronauts healthy is preventing bone loss. Preventing loss of bone density in microgravity will continue to be a challenge for astronauts in the future as they spend longer durations in space. On the Shuttle, to prevent bone density loss astronauts used resistance...
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Commander Ray Stromberger talks about the path that led him to becoming the navigator aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower.
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Did you know that only 15 days after the 9-11 attacks the CIA had officers on the ground in Afghanistan? Flying this Mi-17 helicopter 7 crew and three million dollars landed in Afghanistan paving the way for future operations. Hear the whole story from CIA Museum Director Robert Byer. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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The earth is a very special place. It's our home and the only place we can survive. So we need to take care of it. What can a middle school student do to keep the Earth nice? Check out some simple tips on how to keep our planet healthy. Remember, there is no Planet B. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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You have heard about Charles Lindbergh, but did you know that his wife, Anne Morrow Lindbergh and Daughter, Reeve Lindbergh both published books. Reeve Lindbergh published a children's book called Nobody Owns the Sky and is about aviator Bessie Coleman. Check out this interview with Reeve. Also note, she is standing in front of her father's airplane!
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Charles McGee was a Tuskegee Airman during WWII. Learn about his story in this short video. To learn more about WWII, be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30. More from Charles McGee: https://youtu.be/sUFeLPED8O0 Be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30: https://youtu.be/N9gyXZUwRdM For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students:...
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Teachers, are you looking for a classroom friendly way to teach air pressure and how to measure it. Use this lesson to connect to the real world use of barometric pressure in flying airplanes. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Navajo Code talkers used their complex unwritten language to create a code that enabled them to translate three lines of English in 20 seconds, not 30 minutes which was common with existing code-breaking machines. This episode brought to you by the generous support of Boeing To watch the full episode visit: https://airandspace.si.edu/events/victory-japan-and-end-wwii For lesson plans for the episide please visit the STEM in 30 collection on Smithsonian Learning Lab:...
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Check out the full episode on Balloons: Insert Show Link Learn more about the Layers of the Atmosphere: https://youtu.be/uqT27oSFm3g Learn more about Alan Eustace's Record-Breaking Jump: https://youtu.be/u34XybTD7WU Alan Eustace My Path: https://youtu.be/XQiiyOR68nc Comparing Alan Eustace and Leonardo Da Vinci: https://youtu.be/ZUlTfsSZLss Flight Jacket Night with Alan Eustace: https://youtu.be/zf-miDtXhcM
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Ever wonder about the science of vertical flight? Check out STEM in 30. In this Geek Moment, Marty Kelsey introduces the Boeing CH-46 helicopter--also known as the "Phrog"-- at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30 Exploring science, technology, engineering, art, and math in 30 minutes or less.
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Cockpits have changed quite a bit since the early days of flight. Learn the basics of what happens inside a cockpit. And also hear what one United Airlines pilot thinks about how the Wright Brothers would fare in today's cockpit. Learn more: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Did you know you can fly a kite indoors? It's true. In this STEAM Second, Beth Wilson talks about taking kite flying indoors--also known as dancing-- at our annual Kites of Asia Family Day. Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30 Exploring science, technology, engineering, art, and math in 30 minutes or less.
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Dean Kamen talks about using different strengths to overcome learning disabilities.
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Dean Kamen is most well known for founding FIRST Robotics Competition, but he is also a pilot and this one time, he got to fly the stealth bomber. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""Perseverance, What it Takes to Explore the Red Planet!"" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukOuiwizc2U&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=2 For more learning resources for National History Day check out Smithsonian...
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There have been hundreds of astronauts and cosmonauts who have lived and worked on the International Space Station. While these people are hard-workers and really talented, they are also just like you and me. Video includes: Mark Vande Hei, Joe Acaba, Victor Glover, Serena Auñón-Chancellor and Michael Barratt To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gff3xPQKfac&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources about the International...
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The famous "moon man" image showing Buzz Aldrin walking on the lunar surface wasn't an elaborately planned shoot. Learn all about the historic photo and the man in that image. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30 Image Credit: MIT and Dominick Reuter
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There are lots of inspiring people who did some really amazing things during WWII. Have you ever heard of Jimmy Doolittle and his raid on Japan? Check this out and learn about the astronaut Doolittle inspired! This episode brought to you by the generous support of Boeing To watch the full episode visit: https://airandspace.si.edu/events/victory-japan-and-end-wwii Learn more about Scott Tingle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcuORzkzbIo For lesson plans for the episide please visit the STEM in...
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STEM in 30 host, Marty Kelsey takes a drive the runway of Spaceport America in New Mexico. STEM in 30 - Your Ticket to Space: Commercial Spaceflight: https://youtu.be/Wtnn90Wt5Vc STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/connect/stem-30
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The people of Earth didn't see a photo of our planet until the late 1960s. Photos of Earth changed the way we think about our planet. In this webcast we look at the beginnings of Earth Day and how a better understanding of our place in the universe has evolved through photographic scientific discoveries. This program is made possible through the generous support of Boeing. Learn more about STEM in 30: http://airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Do you want to do real world science at home? Check out this simple demo using tooth picks and marshmallows to design your own earthquake proof buildings. Be sure to check out the full episode of STEM in 30: https://youtu.be/VkT7zKNHPm8 For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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Did you know stealth technology has its roots in nature. Learn about RADAR and echolocation from Chris Kratt of the Wild Kratts! This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""Perseverance, What it Takes to Explore the Red Planet!"" To watch the full episode visit: https://youtu.be/ukOuiwizc2U For more learning resources for National History Day check out Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/spy-planes/JY5stfk7L2HxxCyd#r/ For more...
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Ever wonder how the Wright brothers came up with their ideas for inventing the airplane? They were engineers! With this new interactive website from the National Air and Space Museum you can apply engineering principles to difficult aeronautical problems and design your own airplane. Do you have what it takes? Find out by visiting Engineering the Wright Way. Go to s.si.edu/wrightworkshop.
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You're probably familiar with the famous image of Buzz Aldrin walking on the moon in 1969. But you may not know all the details of the image such as what you can see in Aldrin's visor. In this episode of "Expert Annotation", a Smithsonian curator takes a look at the many things happening at this historic moment.
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NASA is building a brand new rocket for the future of human spaceflight. The Space Launch System (SLS) will take astronauts beyond the International Space Station in low-Earth orbit. It will take humans around the Moon and eventually to Mars. Astronaut Christina Koch, who graduated from NASA’s astronaut training program in 2015, helps us examine the SLS rocket in more detail. Quick Facts: According to Koch, the SLS Rocket is 322-feet (98-meters) tall. The rocket can lift 77 tons. At launch,...
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The National Air and Space Museum took a field trip to one of two places on the planet you can see the Stealth Fighter.
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Do you know how NASA finds exoplanets? Check out this simple demo using legos, a light meter and a graph to see how they do it. For more FREE teacher resources from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum visit STEM in 30, the museum's Emmy nominated TV show for middle school students: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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One path you can take toward the career you want is school. After college, some students continue their education by taking more specialized classes. These students are called graduate students. The classes they take and the research they conduct help them prepare for their careers. Graduate students can make big contributions to science. We had a chance to meet some amazing graduate students who are already making great contributions to science. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in...
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Did you know fire is one of the most dangerous things on a ship? Learn how the sailors on the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower fight fires and see the equipment they use. To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 For more learning resources about Naval Aviation check out Smithsonian Learning Lab: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/naval-aviation/U904JskhabPJL5PK#r/ For more FREE teacher resources from the...
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In1903, the Wright Flyer became the first powered, heavier-than-air machine to achieve controlled sustained flight with a pilot aboard. Learn about the 1903 aircraft is similar to today's planes. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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What do race cars and rockets have in common? Find out with STEM in 30, a TV show for middle school science students. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/STEMin30
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Marty Kelsey, host of STEM in 30, has a total geek moment at the U.S. Naval Observatory. Did you know lasers are used to measure the oscillation of atoms? Find out why and learn more about STEM in 30: http://airandspace.si.edu/explore-and-learn/stem-in-30/
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Join STEM in 30 as we come to you live from the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, bringing you the history of balloons, the science behind hot-air and gas balloons, and the pageantry of the Fiesta. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Marty Kelsey, host of STEM in 30, has a total geek moment with Buzz Lightyear, who traveled to the International Space Station. Did you know space rangers like Buzz conduct microgravity experiments aboard the ISS? Learn more about STEM in 30: http://airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Have a geek moment with Beth Wilson, host of STEM in 30. She's taking a closer look at the spacecraft that helped John Glenn become the first American to orbit the Earth. Why were there eye charts in the spacecraft? Beth explains why. Learn more: airandspace@si.edu/STEMin30
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Join STEM in 30 at the White Sands Missile Range Museum in New Mexico for a look at the PEPP Aeroshell which was used to test the parachutes that landed the Viking Lander on Mars. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin30
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Sally Ride was the first American woman in Space. Ride is among many women who have been and continue to be  critical to the aerospace industry. Find out more about the women who are paving the way to Mars and beyond with STEM in 30, a TV show for middle school science students. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/STEMin30
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Star Trek" turns 50 this year. In 1966, the show featured imaginary communicator devices that look a lot like our cell phones today. What science fiction from today do you think may become science fact in the future? See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/stemin3
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Marty Kelsey, host of STEM in 30, shares a GEEK Moment with a close look at the SR-71 Blackbird Did you know that the Blackbird was flown to the National Air and Space Museum at speeds over 2000 mph?! Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/StemIn30
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Marty Kelsey, host of STEM in 30, shares a GEEK Moment with a close look at Charles Lindbergh's aircraft, the "Spirit of St. Louis." Did you know that Lindbergh flew all the way from New York to Paris without a windshield? Find more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/StemIn30
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As part of the Apollo program, a number of so-called "boilerplate" command modules were used in astronaut training. Learn more about this and the future of spacecraft. More: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
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How did a toy spark the Wright brother's interest in aviation? Find out with STEM in 30, a TV show for middle school science students. See more STEM in 30: airandspace.si.edu/STEMin30
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Gene Kranz was involved in many of the early space missions. Learn about his role and the role of communication in his success. This video was a part a full episode of STEM in 30 titled ""Communication is Key: National History Day 2020"" To watch the full episode visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-AYK-3QrdY&list=PL6RlkQnoCx_UeWQpT5dDXUssF94xYSPkH&index=1 If you're interested in hearing more from Gene Kranz here is a video of him discussing failure:...
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Did you know that conservators from the National Air and Space Museum play in the dirt? Find out why in this classroom friendly demonstration that shows how lunar dirt was embedded in the spacesuits worn by the astronauts on the moon. For more FREE educational resources be sure to check out STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/connect/stem-30
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