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Roving on the Moon and Mars

Come learn about NASA rovers and the fascinating search for water ice on the Moon and the mission to bring rock samples back from Mars!

December 1 at Noon

Where:
Online
Age:
All Ages
Length:
60 minutes
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Don’t miss your chance to space out with a NASA expert! Dr. Yajaira Sierra Sastre, Engineering Project Manager at NASA Glenn Research Center, will be discussing NASA’s upcoming robotic missions and taking your questions LIVE!

The Perseverance rover has landed successfully on the red planet and humanity has flown a helicopter for the first time on another world! So, what’s next? Come find out! NASA has two upcoming robotic missions planned, the Moon and Mars. The Volatile Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER), will be on a quest for water ice at the Moon's lunar south pole and the Mars Sample Return campaign plans to bring Martian samples back to earth! Learn more about these amazing missions, the rovers involved and even the future of space tires.

Love space exploration? This is a great opportunity to learn about NASA and bring your questions to engage an expert.

  • What: “Roving on the Moon and Mars,” presented by Dr. Yajaira Sierra Sastre, Engineering Project Manager at NASA Glenn Research Center
  • When: Wednesday, December 1, 12 - 12:45 pm
  • Where: Zoom meeting in the comfort of your home

How to Attend

This digital Lunch Break Science is FREE to attend, but registration is required. Registration will be open until 10:30 a.m. on the day of the event.

You will be sent a link and password to access the talk at 11 a.m. on the day of the event.

Roving on the Moon and Mars
A live & free virtual presentation