Can Africa help us grow food for Mars?

Students in the USA are getting ready to collaborate with high school students in Africa and other countries.  They are on a mission to come up with a better way to grow food on Mars.  First, we must do a good job growing food here on Earth.  California high school students are working on special […]

We need a soil sample from Africa

High School students working at the Barboza Space Center are working on growing better plants for Mars. We need a test-tube size sample of soil from your country for experiments we will be conducting in July, 2018 in Los Angeles and Long Beach, California.  We want to collaborate with other high school students from […]

Calling Scientists of All Colors

Black, Hispanic, and Native American scientists and engineers are needed to solve important problems ROBERTA KWOK AUG 24, 2017 — 8:00 AM EST DaNa Carlis flew in a jet about 13,700 meters (45,000 feet) above the Pacific Ocean, near Hawaii, to gather weather data. Here, he is about to release an instrument called a dropsonde […]