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The Holidays are Aglow at Space Center Houston

The Holidays are Aglow at Space Center Houston

HOUSTON, Sept. 11, 2019 – This holiday season will shine bright with something for everyone at Space Center Houston. Experience an all-new holiday lights display, an interactive fall exhibit and the newly restored Apollo Mission Control.
Celebrate the Holidays with Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Lights, Presented by Reliant

Celebrate the Holidays with Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Lights, Presented by Reliant

HOUSTON, Sept. 5, 2019 – Celebrate the holiday season while discovering science and space exploration with Houston’s newest holiday tradition, Galaxy Lights, presented by Reliant. This all-new, technologically advanced experience will transform and illuminate Space Center Houston with stunning space-themed installations via LED lights, 3-D projections and interactive displays from Nov. 16 to Jan. 5.
Space Center Houston and NASA Invite People to Help Shape the Future of Robotic Space Exploration

Space Center Houston and NASA Invite People to Help Shape the Future of Robotic Space Exploration

HOUSTON, August 12, 2019 – Robots independently working on the surface of the Moon could soon become a reality with cutting-edge innovations furthering space exploration developed by the everyday explorer.Phase 2 of the NASA Space Robotics Challenge, presented by BHP and announced today, focuses on virtually designing autonomous robotic operations to expand existing dexterous capabilities and help America maintain its leadership in technology.
Space Center Houston Empowers the Houston Area as a Significant Economic Leader

Space Center Houston Empowers the Houston Area as a Significant Economic Leader

A new economic impact study details the many ways the nonprofit Space Center Houston, the Official Visitor Center of NASA Johnson Space Center, helps drive the greater Houston economy and tourism, provides employment and supports Houston’s brand as “Space City.”
Space Center Houston Marked the Moon Landing with Record-Breaking Interstellar Celebration and Concert

Space Center Houston Marked the Moon Landing with Record-Breaking Interstellar Celebration and Concert

HOUSTON, July 20, 2019 – Space Center Houston honored the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing with a spectacular all day and evening celebration, Apollo 11 50th Live, presented by JSC Federal Credit Union. Melding the future of space exploration with the historic Apollo era, the leading science and space exploration learning center marked the first steps on the Moon with astronauts, Apollo legends, a concert and record-setting attendance with more than 13,000 space fans throughout the day.
Space Center Houston Welcomes Visitors to the Newly Restored Apollo Mission Control Center

Space Center Houston Welcomes Visitors to the Newly Restored Apollo Mission Control Center

HOUSTON, June 28, 2019 – It’s mission accomplished for the restoration of NASA’s Apollo Mission Control Center. The nonprofit Space Center Houston welcomes people from around the world to experience the historic room that helped land humans on the Moon.
Space Center Houston’s “Apollo 11 50th Live” Features  WALK THE MOON and Phillip Phillips

Space Center Houston’s “Apollo 11 50th Live” Features WALK THE MOON and Phillip Phillips

HOUSTON, June 11, 2019 – Space Center Houston will celebrate the historic first steps on the Moon with a spectacular lineup of events including “Apollo 11 50th Live, presented by JSC Federal Credit Union,” an all-day festival on July 20 celebrating the legacy of the Apollo era and the future of space exploration. The festival will culminate with an evening concert featuring performances by WALK THE MOON and Phillip Phillips.
Space Center Houston Presents Scientists Behind  NASA’s Twins Studies

Space Center Houston Presents Scientists Behind NASA’s Twins Studies

HOUSTON, May 13, 2019 – Join the scientists behind NASA’s groundbreaking Twins Study during their first public talk at Space Center Houston on June 3. Guests will hear from the researchers on the results of the investigation and how this groundbreaking study advances our knowledge of the human body and the impacts of spaceflight through the study of identical twins.
Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Gala Celebrated to the Moon and Beyond, Major Exhibit Announced

Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Gala Celebrated to the Moon and Beyond, Major Exhibit Announced

HOUSTON, May 9, 2019 – It was an evening showcasing innovation and science learning opportunities to further the next generation of explorers at Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Gala.
Space Center Houston Celebrates Apollo 11 Legacy and the Next Giant Leap

Space Center Houston Celebrates Apollo 11 Legacy and the Next Giant Leap

HOUSTON, April 22, 2019 – Space Center Houston is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing as a part of Space Month in July. Meet Apollo legends, see the restored Apollo Mission Control Center, a National Historic Landmark and celebrate the legacy of the Apollo-era and the future of space exploration at Space Center Houston. Join multiple lunar events leading up to the anniversary “Apollo 11 50th Live” at Space Center Houston celebration on July 20.
Space Center Houston Launches Snoopy Tour

Space Center Houston Launches Snoopy Tour

Worlds collide in the most wildly imaginative and colorful way as the Houston Arts Alliance welcomes the Peanuts Global Artist Collective to Houston’s expanding public parks, downtown business community, and on its history-making NASA campus with a new art installation on display at Space Center Houston.
Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Gala Set to Empower Youth

Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Gala Set to Empower Youth

HOUSTON, April 3, 2019 – Empower youth with the abilities to become tomorrow’s leaders at Space Center Houston’s Galaxy Gala May 9, led by co-chairs Peggy Kostial with Shanell and Walker Moody. Proceeds will support the nonprofit’s extensive education programs serving youth and educators from around the world.
Space Center Houston and Repsol Launch an Agreement to Promote STEM Education

Space Center Houston and Repsol Launch an Agreement to Promote STEM Education

HOUSTON, March 21, 2019 –The nonprofit Space Center Houston and Repsol, a global multi-energy company, are pleased to announce an agreement to support science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and learning opportunities for students in the greater Houston area and beyond.
Space Center Houston’s Spring Break Takes Flight

Space Center Houston’s Spring Break Takes Flight

HOUSTON, March 6, 2019 – Space Center Houston’s spring break, presented by the city of Webster, takes flight with robotics, astronauts and two new space and science exhibits. Explore the cosmos with our leading science and space exploration learning center.

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