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The Search for Another Earth: Renowned Astrophysicist Dr. Sara Seager Meets Middle School Students in a Virtual World

In recent years, scientists have discovered thousands of planets orbiting other stars. But are there any other Earth-like planets out there? Astrophysicist and planetary scientist Dr. Sara Seager of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is one of the leaders in … Continue reading

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Museum Staff Member Goes to Space Camp

The thought of Space Camp conjures up images of simulated missions on the Space Shuttle and the International Space Station, bulky NASA flight suits, and trying to concentrate while strapped in the multi-axis astronaut training chair, which spins you in … Continue reading

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