2021 NC Space Education Ambassadors Selected

September 20, 2021 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant presents 13 new NC Space Education Ambassadors for 2021. NCSEA builds a statewide network of educators delivering NASA content....

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Seeing the Earth for the Forests

September 17, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

Guest post: Ian McGregor is studying geospatial analytics at North Carolina State University. He was selected as an NC Space Grant 2020-21 Graduate Research Fellow. Soon after, he accepted an award from the NASA FINESST...

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Connecting Students with NASA Through Mission Patches

August 24, 2021 | Lee Cannon

The maker of official NASA mission patches, the A-B Emblem company, donated patch collections to NC teachers and made a special patch just for them. ...

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NASA astronaut Zena Cardman delivers the NC Space Symposium keynote via Zoom

NC Space Symposium Features Astronaut & Other Alumni

July 8, 2021 | Lee Cannon

With 275 attendees, 139 of them students, the virtual 2021 NC Space Symposium brought together space enthusiasts from many backgrounds....

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NC Sea & Space Grant Programs Announce New Fellows

June 16, 2021 | Lee Cannon

β€œThe partnership with North Carolina Sea Grant has opened a new range of research topics and techniques for students interested in aerospace, coastal issues or both.”...

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Professor Karen Farizatto (left) and 2021-22 Undergraduate Research Scholarship recipient, Jared Tuton (right), review protein quantification results at the University of North Carolina Pembroke Biotech Research and Training Center (BRTC).

Scholars & Fellows Embark on 2021-22 Research Projects

June 8, 2021 | Lee Cannon

Above: Professor Karen Farizatto (left) and 2021-22 Undergraduate Research Scholarship recipient, Jared Tuton (right), review protein quantification results at the University of North Carolina Pembroke Biotech Research and Training Center (BRTC). NC Space Grant is...

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Three 2021 interns in a row, Alexandria Rivera, Mariam Shah and Patrick Wilson

New NASA & Industry Internships Kick Off

June 2, 2021 | Lee Cannon

NC Space Grant is proud to announce the 2021 class of summer interns, who will work at NASA centers and the HyperSizer software company....

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Growing Plant Research Capacity in Microgravity Environments

May 24, 2021 | Melinda Martinez

In June, SpaceX-22 will lift-off β€” with plant biology projects aboard from labs that trace their roots to NC Space Grant research....

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An astronaut uses the ARED machine on the International Space Station.

Making Connections: Space Exploration Advances Health Sciences Research

May 18, 2021 | Lee Cannon

In this guest post, NC State student Reagan Perry explores the intersection of health research and space research....

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NASA Interns Gain Valuable Skills

May 7, 2021 | Jordan Prosser

Spring 2021 NC Space Grant-funded NASA interns, Nick Syracause, Arjon Del Rosario, and Danyale Berry share their experiences and words of wisdom....

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