Who is Charles Bolden?

Decorated Nasa astronaut Charles Bolden is impressed by the UAE’s space programme. Chris Whiteoak / The National April 24, 1990. Space Shuttle Discovery blasts off from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida. On board is the Hubble telescope, a project of vital significance that will broaden our understanding of space. The pilot of the mission was Nasa astronaut Charles […]

Calling Africa’s Future Engineers​

How do I get kids excited about engineering?  The Barboza Space Center is on tour helping to get kids excited about STEAM++ (science, technology, engineering, visual and performing arts, mathematics, computer languages, and foreign languages.). You can follow our work at http://www.BarbozaSpace.com and http://www.KidsTalkRadioLA.com.  We are currently looking for student writers for http://www.KidsTalkRadioScience.com. The U.S. […]

Soil Samples From Africa

We need soil samples and chemists to help with simulated Mars project-based learning October 19, 2018 by Kids Talk RadioLeave a comment California high school students are working with high school students from the Republic of Cabo Verde on simulated Mars project-based learning.   We are collecting soil sample right here on Earth.   What does […]

Where are hurricanes born?

History Cape Verde: Where Hurricanes are Born FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share by Maria Centeioon November 2, 2017 Cape Verde: Where Hurricanes are Born For hurricanes which affect the Caribbean, North America, and South America, the biggest impact is from those which originate as weather disturbances in the area of the Cape Verde Islands off the west coast of […]

Can Africa help grow potatoes for the 2030 Mars mission?

GROWING POTATOES PLANTING, GROWING, AND HARVESTING POTATOES SHARE: Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest Email PrintFriendly RATE THIS ARTICLE: Select rating Give Potatoes 1/5 Give Potatoes 2/5 Give Potatoes 3/5 Give Potatoes 4/5 Give Potatoes 5/5 Cancel rating Cancel rating Give Potatoes 1/5 Give Potatoes 2/5 Give Potatoes 3/5 Give Potatoes 4/5 Give Potatoes 5/5 Average: 3.8 […]

Scholarships for Students

GIVE ABOUT IMPACT LEADERSHIP SPONSORS FAQ BLOG FOR SCHOLARS APPLY APPLY Our application is open! High school seniors, apply here. Programs The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation supports more than 1,400 exceptional college students each year, with annual scholarships of $3.55 million awarded through 3 nationally recognized programs. The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship […]

Are we alone in the universe?

Extraterrestrial:  Barboza Space Center Project-Based learning The search for extrasolar planets (image: Keplertelescope) Listening for extraterrestrial signals indicating intelligence (image: Allen array) Robotic exploration of the Solar System (image: Curiosity rover on Mars) Extraterrestrial life, also called alien life (or, if it is a sentient or relatively complex individual, an “extraterrestrial” or “alien”), is life […]