NebraskaSCIENCE Newsletter - Summer Solar Eclipse Edition 2017

Join us for STEM Expo at Haymarket Park

Solar Eclipse GameJoin us for UNL’s Science and Engineering Expo Fair at Haymarket Park on August 21, the day of the 2017 solar eclipse! We will experience a total solar eclipse, bringing midnight darkness, at 1:02:36pm for a total of 1 minute and 24 seconds. It will be a once-in-a-lifetime experience! Continue reading…

Project takes to the sky for eclipse study

Nebraska's Michael Sibbernsen and students from Metropolitan Community College prepare a high-altitude balloon for launch on June 24. The launch was a test run for a NASA-funded project for the solar eclipse on Aug. 21. A high-flying research team led by Nebraska’s Michael Sibbernsen is part of a NASA-funded project that will study the upcoming total solar eclipse by launching high-altitude balloons to collect data and stream live video from along the path of totality. Continue reading…

Facebook pages to follow

Search for these Facebook pages for more information on the solar eclipse: "Nebraska Total Solar Eclipse | August 21, 2017", "Solar Eclipse 2017 Information", "Nebraska Eclipse 2017", "2017 Total Solar Eclipse, Stapleton, Nebraska", "2017 "Eclipse in the Sandhills" Tryon, Nebraska" and more! Continue reading…

Resources: NAS books

NAS Going on vacation, taking the kids to camp...does your summer to-do list include catching up on some reading? Check out our great reads, at a great discount! We’re offering 25% off the list price of the titles below. Use code READ17 now through July 31, 2017 to take advantage of these savings! Continue reading…

Originally published July 31, 2017 - Submit an Item