Holiday Gift Guide: Part 2

Are you looking for an unforgettable gift for the kiddos? Our education programs are engaging as well as educational to entertain and inspire your future astronauts. Space Center U Space Center University, our ultimate educational experience, is an immersive, multi-day program offered year-round for ages 11+. Participants are inspired as

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High school students present prototypes to NASA experts for engineering challenge

The organization “High schools United with NASA to Create Hardware” (HUNCH) conducted the preliminary design review of a NASA Hunch Design & Prototyping challenge at Space Center Houston Nov. 13. What is the challenge? Area high school students have spent the school year researching and engineering prototypes that could help

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VIDEO: Space Robotics Challenge Phase 2 October webinar

You can be part of NASA’s mission to develop the next generation of robotics through the Space Robotics Challenge Phase 2. NASA seeks to engage with interested and dedicated computer programmers and roboticists who have a keen desire to automate exploration and resource collection on the moon and other worlds.

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Upcoming events: Family Campout, Explorer Camps, Home School Day and more

We are ringing in the fall with a host of exciting experiences in October and November! Family Campout | Oct. 26 Sleep under the wing of a historic shuttle carrier aircraft in our Family Campout Oct. 26! You and your family will navigate your own space exploration journey while engaging

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VIDEO: Rad Rhonda retiring

If you’ve visited Space Center Houston in the last 15 years, you’ve probably seen Rad Rhonda and her tie-dye lab coat. She has been a staple at Space Center Houston, introducing thousands of guests to the wonders of science through the Stellar Science Show. After an inspiring run, Rad Rhonda

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Enhance your field trip with STEM experiences

If you’re looking for a more immersive field trip experience for your class or group, don’t miss our field trip enhancements! Schools and organizations can upgrade their visit to Space Center Houston by adding exclusive tours and activities. Tour astronaut training facilities, design rockets, operate rovers, discover the Martian landscape

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Register now for fall Explorer Camps

Did you know that computer science is the fastest growing segment of all STEM fields? In Space Center Houston Explorer Camps, children ages 4-11 spend the day at Space Center Houston discovering computer science, rocket science, robotics, engineering, and more! Our Explorer Camps are both challenging and enriching. The curriculum

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Space Robotics Challenge: Build it. Code it. Win it.

NASA envisions a future where humans and robots are working and living together on other worlds. You can be part of that mission by helping to develop software that will allow a virtual team of robotic systems to operate autonomously on extraterrestrial surfaces. How can I be part of the

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Sphero Robotics Mission winners announced

Sphero Robotics Mission finalists gathered Aug. 9-11 at Space Center Houston to put their robotics and engineering skills to the test! The Sphero Robotics Mission invited students from across the U.S. to participate in a virtual Apollo 11 Moon Landing challenge, using their coding skills, teamwork and creativity. Congratulations to

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August’s Here. Plan Your Next Overnight Experience

The dog days of summer have come and gone. With school around the corner and extracurricular activities lumbering into gear, think about Space Center Houston’s Overnight Experiences. We have campouts under the wings of our 747, camp-ins for scouts of all ages and so much more. Scout Camp-Ins Bring your

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