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December 2001

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December 3 - 10

 

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Centennial of Flight Forum

What would life be like with out airplanes? Ask questions of our experts Donald Mendoza, Lorie Richardson, Andy Hahn, Ken Schrock, and Donovan Mathias.

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December 3-13

10-11:00 AM Pacific
1-2:00 PM Eastern
1800-1900 GMT

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"Merry Math" - Contests

Astroclaus and Dr. Joy are back by popular demand. Join these space travel experts as they unravel mathematical ideas about space flight - in a shuttle or a sleigh.
New challenge questions are available !
Webcast December 14 information below.

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Tuesday
December 4

10-11:00AM Pacific
1-2:00 PM Eastern
1800-1900 GMT

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Centennial of Flight

Join us for a description of the evolution of the airplane design techniques used by NASA as described by Jack Boyd.

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Wednesday
December 5

10:00 -11:00AM Pacific
1:00-2:00 PM Eastern
1800-1900 GMT

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Centennial of Flight
Chat with the Orville and Wilbur Wright
about the process they used to design airplanes.

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Thursday
December 6

10:00 -11:00AM Pacific
1:00-2:00 PM Eastern
1800-1900 GMT

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Centennial of Flight
Chat with Tom Benson

Tom is an aeronautical engineer at the NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio. He's currently working with the Learning Technologies Project developing interactive software to help students learn about math and science through an interest in aerodynamics and propulsion.
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December 6-13

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NASA Why? Files
Case of the Wright Invention

Travel back in time with the tree house detectives to learn about the process of invention from two of the greatest inventors of all time, Orville and Wilbur Wright. The tree house detectives find that inventing is not as easy as it seems, and it really does take the "Wright" stuff to be a good inventor.

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Wednesday
December 12

10:00 -11:00AM Pacific
1:00-2:00 PM Eastern
1800-1900 GMT

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Centennial of Flight

Hear Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson USAF (Ret.) a Tuskegee Airman discuss his experience and role in the history of flight.

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Thursday
December 13

10:00-10:45 AM Pacific
1:00-1:45 PM Eastern
1800-1845 GMT

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Centennial of Flight

Join us for a webcast from NASA Headquarters as Debbie Gallaway will speak about the Centennial of Flight Commission and her personal experience flying the Wright brothers' 1901 glider.

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Friday
December 14

10-11:00 AM Pacific
1-2:00 PM Eastern
1800-1900 GMT

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"Merry Math"

Astroclaus and Dr. Joy are back by popular demand. Join these space travel experts as they unravel mathematical ideas about space flight - in a shuttle or a sleigh.
Take the Math Challenges!

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Tuesday
December 18

11 AM-12 Noon Pacific
2-3:00 PM Eastern
1900-2000 GMT

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ISS - A Home in Microgravity:
Station News Network (SNN) Presents:

Station Updates - The News Program just for Students about the International Space Station


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