North Carolina Asks, “Anyone Out There?” During Annual Star Parties

April 20, 2018 | Sandy Canfield

The 2018 North Carolina Science Festival features the Statewide Star Party as a signature event, with generous grant support from the North Carolina Space Grant. During this years 6th annual Statewide Star Party, astronomy clubs,...

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NC A&T Shines at 2018 SAE International Aero Design Competition

April 10, 2018 | Sandy Canfield

The Society of Automotive Engineers International Collegiate Design Series (CDS) competitions take students beyond the textbook by enabling them to design, build and test the performance of a real vehicle and then compete with other...

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Reduced Gravity Office's Education Fligh Week - Minority University Research Education Program (MUREP). GROUP B. Flight Day 3. Photo Date: July 15, 2014. Location: Ellington Field - C9 Aircraft. Photographer: Robert Markowitz

Exploring New Horizons: Space Grant is on the Move

December 11, 2017 | Katie Mosher

ABOVE: Students from UNC Pembroke experienced weightlessness aboard a NASA KC-135 during a research mission. Photo courtesy UNC Pembroke. By Katie Mosher North Carolina Space Grant is launching efforts to strengthen current collaborations and to...

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Susan White Named NC Space Grant Director

October 26, 2017 | oitdesign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Katie Mosher, North Carolina Sea Grant, 919-270-4962, Jobi Cook, North Carolina Space Grant, 919-515-5933, Susan White is the new director for North Carolina Space Grant, after having served as...

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A Moment Out of the Sun

July 6, 2017 | Katie Mosher

By E-Ching Lee Editor’s Note: If you intend to travel to the path of totality for the Aug. 21 solar eclipse in the Carolinas: Plan ahead. With so many people expected to travel for this...

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Community Colleges Compete in Ballooning Challenge

July 6, 2017 | oitdesign

Picture taken by the Rowan–Cabarrus Community College High Altitude Ballooning Team, April 2017...

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Flying Up

July 6, 2017 | oitdesign

Photo of the eclipse taken at high altitude from a balloon launched by Lenoir-Rhyne University...

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