Apollo 17: 50 Years of Inspiring and Informing Planetary Exploration

Dr. Kiefer’s work and life has been profoundly influenced by the Apollo missions to the Moon. This presentation will look back on the scientific success of the Apollo missions, particularly Apollo 17. Join in a conversation about how the astronauts traversed the lunar surface conducting extensive lunar geology and what we learned from the lunar […]

VIDEO: Thought Leader Series – Galaxy of Horrors

Zombie Stars and Gamma Ray Ghouls and Dead Planets, Oh my!   This Halloween, explore the sinister side of space in “Galaxy of Horrors,” presented by UTMB Health. In this spooky tale of tales, discover what lurks beyond our solar system, in a place no mere mortal could survive.   Watch…if you dare.   About the Panel Panelists […]

Expedition 67 Crew Debrief and Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, Nov. 30 | 6 p.m. CST Relive the journey of Expedition 67 with the mission’s astronauts at 6 p.m. Nov. 30, only at Space Center Houston. This is a free event, but seating is limited. Tickets must be presented at the door for entry. The crew, NASA astronauts Kjell Lindgren, EXP 67 Flight Engineer […]

Galaxy Lights 21+ Night

Nov. 18 | 6-10 p.m. Eat, drink, and be merry at our first-ever Galaxy Lights 21+ Night, sponsored by Karbach. Jam to holiday hits with our live DJ, sip festive cocktails, meet real lunar scientists, watch a live ice sculpting competition, and more! Bring your crew for a night full of cheer and experience the […]

VIDEO: Thought Leader Series – Artemis I: The Orion Spacecraft, presented by UTMB

SEPT. 29 6 P.M. CT Artemis I: The Orion Spacecraft, presented by UTMB NASA’s Orion spacecraft is built to take humans farther than they’ve ever gone before. Orion will serve as the exploration vehicle that will carry the crew to space, provide emergency abort capability, sustain the crew during the space travel, and provide safe […]

Interview and Behind the Scenes with Moon2Mars musical artist Katie Toupin

We recently sat down with singer and songwriter Katie Toupin to talk about the inspiration behind her song “Astronaut,” which she will be performing at our upcoming Moon2Mars Festival, presented by Wellby, Powered by JSC FCU! Toupin will take the stage at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 10. Get to know Toupin and her catchy, […]

VIDEO: Thought Leader Series – ART AND SCIENCE CONVERGING TO FURTHER HUMANITY

April 21 6.P.M. CT Art and Science Converging to Further Humanity Using your imagination to fuel exploration and discovery is what the nonprofit SciArt Exchange is all about. The success of human space exploration extends beyond technological advancements. Through art we’re enabled to take a broader view and it can spark creative solutions for the […]

Photo Gallery: Planet Earth Celebration

Our planet is incredible. So was the turnout at our second annual Planet Earth Celebration! Space Center Houston members joined us for a members-only Earth Day Soiree the evening of April 22, where they were treated to an evening of VIP access. This included a dinner complete with Earth-friendly options created by Wolfgang Puck Catering […]

VIDEO: Thought Leader Series – The Art of Space Communication

Mar. 28 | 6 p.m. CT The Art of Space Communication Space exploration is fueled by science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, but it is art that connects us to the mission and translates it into meaningful visual elements. From the choice of shapes, colors, tones, and textures, every aspect of a design tells a story. […]