Upcoming Events

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November 27, 2018
Are you looking for ways to add low-cost interactive technology to your soon-to-be delivered Sun, Earth, Universe exhibition or other Earth & space science exhibits on your floor? Maybe you want to add a dynamic window into NASA images and missions in a quiet space of your museum? Join this one-hour online workshop where guest presenters will demonstrate NASA and NISE Network resources and how best to leverage this technology for your visitors during and after their trip to the museum.

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December 04, 2018
Through the GLOBE Observer, anyone can join the international GLOBE network of citizen scientists, students, teachers, and scientists while learning more about our shared environment. Learn about how your visitors can participate by downloading the GLOBE Observer app and exploring the three exciting observation tools: clouds, mosquito habitat mapper, and land cover. NISE Network staff will also share activities from the Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkits thematically connected to each observation tool.

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January 01, 2019
December 31, 2019
The Periodic Table of Chemical Elements is one of the most significant achievements in science, capturing the essence not only of chemistry, but also of physics and biology. It is a unique tool, enabling scientist to predict the appearance and properties of matter on the Earth and in the rest of the Universe. 2019 will be the 150th anniversary since Dmitry Mendeleev discovered the Periodic System and has been proclaimed the "International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements" (IYPT2019). Resources: NISE Network Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry kit: http://www.nisenet.org/chemistr...

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February 13, 2019
February 15, 2019
Location Tempe Mission Palms Hotel & Conference Center 60 E 5th St, Tempe, AZ 85281 Adjacent to the Arizona State University campus Meeting Overview Wednesday, February 13, 2019 – Travel during the day, dinner and keynotes starting at 6:00pm Thursday, February 14, 2019 – Meeting and activities all day and evening Friday, February 15, 2019 – Meeting and activities in the morning, adjourning at 1:30pm Meeting Agenda Wednesday, February 13, 2019 3:00pm Registration opens 6:00pm Dinner 6:30pm Plenary speakers 7:45pm Networking reception Thursday, February 14, 2019 8:00am Breakfast 8:30am Welcoming...

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May 08, 2019
May 11, 2019
More Information: Theme: FearLESS With sessions that challenge and inspire us to think boldly about the work we do, to question norms and assumed barriers, to take strategic risks in exhibit, program and business development, and to think broadly about our role in our communities; challenging us to go from a field...to a force. Hosted by the Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus, Denver, CO Learn More: https://www.childrensmuseums.org/interactivity/interactivity-2019 NISE Network Breakfast More information coming soon. Marketplace - Exhibit Hall The NISE Network will have a booth in th...

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June 01, 2019
August 31, 2019
In the summer of 2019, many libraries across the country will celebrate space exploration in their summer reading programs. The slogan “A Universe of Stories” was chosen by library professionals to help inspire children of all ages to dream big, believe in themselves, and create their own story. The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) ( https://www.cslpreads.org ) is a consortium of states working together to provide high-quality summer reading program materials for children, teens, and adults at the lowest cost possible for their public libraries. CSLP actively shares innovative and a...

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July 20, 2019
July 20, 2019
During the Apollo program of the 1960s and '70s, NASA sent nine missions to the Moon. Six of them landed astronauts safely on the surface, the only times humans have visited another world July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first humans landing on the Moon on July 20, 1969 as part of NASA's Apollo 11 lunar mission. Please visit for a list of resources: http://www.nisenet.org/moon50