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Teams Develop Code to Coordinate Robots, Win $535,000 in Space Robotics Challenge

Teams Develop Code to Coordinate Robots, Win $535,000 in Space Robotics Challenge

HOUSTON, Sept. 28, 2021 – Astronauts could take advantage of local resources while living and working on the Moon and Mars. Robot helpers could help find and extract the resources – water, oxygen, and more – before humans even arrive.
Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Frights, presented by Reliant Returns this October

Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Frights, presented by Reliant Returns this October

HOUSTON, Sept. 16, 2021 – Launch your Halloween with a boo-m at Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Frights, presented by Reliant every Saturday and Sunday in October. These spectacularly spooky (but not scary) space experiences will be socially distanced.
Space Center Houston Provides Girls in Colombia with Science Learning and Leadership Skills

Space Center Houston Provides Girls in Colombia with Science Learning and Leadership Skills

HOUSTON, Aug. 2, 2021 – Friday, Space Center Houston virtually welcomed 60 young girls in Colombia participating in Space U Beyond, a new education program dedicated to empowering girls with leadership and entrepreneurial skills through authentic science learning experiences. Space U Beyond delivers virtual science-based programming to under-served and under-resourced students around the world.
Space Center Houston Debuts a New Drone Video

Space Center Houston Debuts a New Drone Video

HOUSTON, July 2, 2021 – See Space Center Houston in a new way. How did we get to space? What does it take to survive in orbit? Will you be the one to step foot on Mars? Break the bonds of gravity and go explore at Space Center Houston.
Space Center Houston’s Summer Lineup Explores Astronaut Training

Space Center Houston’s Summer Lineup Explores Astronaut Training

HOUSTON, May 17, 2021 –This summer Space Center Houston provides guests a rare look at how astronauts are training for human exploration of the Moon and Mars. Discover how astronauts train on land, underwater and beyond. Only Space Center Houston takes the general public behind the scenes to NASA Johnson Space Center, the home of astronaut training.
New Board Members Join Space Center Houston

New Board Members Join Space Center Houston

HOUSTON, April 14, 2021 – Space Center Houston elected five new members to its board of directors of the Manned Space Flight Education Foundation.
Space Center Houston Teams Up with Wolfgang Puck Catering as its New Hospitality Provider

Space Center Houston Teams Up with Wolfgang Puck Catering as its New Hospitality Provider

HOUSTON, April 5, 2021 – Space Center Houston is pleased to announce its new hospitality partner, Wolfgang Puck Catering, which will offer visitors a broad selection of food options inside The Food Lab, the center’s all-new eatery experience, as well as innovative event services for private events. This new partnership aligns with the center’s core objective to provide mission-based guest experiences inspiring people of all ages through science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Space Center Houston and Boeing Empower the Next Generation of Explorers

Space Center Houston and Boeing Empower the Next Generation of Explorers

HOUSTON, March 25, 2021 – During a special dedication, Space Center Houston recognized Boeing for its commitment and generous support empowering the next generation of explorers with authentic science learning experiences. Since 1992, Boeing’s philanthropic investment in Space Center Houston totals more than $2 million toward inspiring youth and educators through science, technology, engineering and mathematic (STEM) education.
Media Invited to 27th Annual Space Exploration Educators Conference

Media Invited to 27th Annual Space Exploration Educators Conference

Media are invited to virtually attend the 27th annual Space Exploration Educators Conference, supported by Intel, Feb. 4-6, 2021. The immersive educators conference is 100 percent virtual, connecting educators from 26 countries including Mexico, India, South Africa, the United States and the United Kingdom, among others.
Leaders in Space and Education Empower Educators during the 27th Annual Space Exploration Educators Conference

Leaders in Space and Education Empower Educators during the 27th Annual Space Exploration Educators Conference

HOUSTON, Jan. 25, 2021 – Space Center Houston is empowering educators with extraordinary science learning experiences at the 27th annual Space Exploration Educators Conference, supported by Intel, Feb. 4-6, 2021. The immersive educators conference is 100 percent virtual, connecting educators from around the world to the future of space exploration.
Space Center Houston and NASA Announce Qualifiers in a  $1 Million Innovation Challenge

Space Center Houston and NASA Announce Qualifiers in a $1 Million Innovation Challenge

HOUSTON, January 15, 2021 – Space Center Houston and NASA announce the Phase 2 qualifiers of the NASA Space Robotics Challenge, presented by BHP. Twenty-two teams from around the world, including the United States, Spain, Japan, South Australia and South Korea, achieved scores qualifying them to compete for the final competition round prize purse, which could be used to continue research and discovery.
An Epic Space Series Debuts at Space Center Houston

An Epic Space Series Debuts at Space Center Houston

HOUSTON, Dec. 4, 2020 – To kick off a new film coming soon to Space Center Houston, the center invites the public to a live virtual presentation about the largest production ever filmed in space, Space Explorers: The ISS Experience. This epic four-part immersive series, produced by Felix & Paul Studios in association with TIME Studios, invites viewers to join eight astronauts on their life-changing missions aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
Space Center Houston’s Educators Conference Goes Virtual

Space Center Houston’s Educators Conference Goes Virtual

HOUSTON, Dec. 3, 2020 – Space Center Houston announces its 27th annual Space Exploration Educators Conference is being offered 100 percent virtually, Feb. 4-6, 2021. The immersive educators conference will provide extraordinary continuing education in virtual sessions led by NASA experts and leading educators, virtual tours, new virtual networking lounges and access to yearlong on-demand content and tours.
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