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The DMNS Bailey Library has Astronomy and Sky & Telescope magazines, along with other space science books and references. The Library is a comfortable place to spend extra time, before or after your volunteer shift, catching up on the latest space/science news.
The Library is located on the Museum's third floor. Hours are Monday through Thursday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

 

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EXHIBITS / PROGRAMS INDEX
MISSIONS INDEX


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SPACE NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

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SPACE NEWS

UPDATES & BRIEFINGS

Space News Quick Links
Universe Today
Spaceflight Now

Science @ NASA

APOD
Space Weather

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InSight Quick Facts

  • Type: Lander
  • Launch window: May 5 - June 8, 2018
  • Launch vehicle: Atlas V-401
  • Landing date: November 26, 2018
  • Landing site: Elysium Planitia, Mars
  • Planned duration: 1+ Mars year (708 Sols) or ~2 Earth years (728 Earth days)

    Science Objectives


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    Understand the formation and evolution of terrestrial planets through investigation of the interior structure and processes of Mars.

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    Determine the present level of tectonic activity and meteorite impact rate on Mars.



    Web Resources
    Mission Website

    Mission Timeline
    Science Tools
    Fact Sheet
    Latest News

    InSight on MGGP
    Insight.pptx

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 SPACE ODYSSEY QUICK LINKS

Science on a Sphere

Meteorite Cart

Experiment Bar


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Orbits Table Storytelling


SPACE ODYSSEY EXHIBIT HIGHLIGHT

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SHUTTLE DOCKING

The science behind the shuttle interactive and how to use it to engage visitors.

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MISSION HIGHLIGHTS

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Orion
Exploration Flight Test I

Orion Updates Blog

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Juno
Mission to Jupiter

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OSIRIS-REx
Asteroid Sample Return


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Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM)

 

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Mars 2020

ExoMars

Mars Science Laboratory - Curiosity

Mars Exploration Rover-Opportunity

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

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NASA HIGHLIGHTS

NASA TV
See what's playing on NASA TV
Daily Schedule

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A view from the ISS directly down to earth. The crosshair indicates the current ground point which is displayed on a GoogleMap. The map is not real-time but the crosshair position of the ISS itself is.

Where is the ISS
Displays real time ISS location plus the HDEV imagery.

Missions Quick Links
All NASA Missions
Planetary Explorations

Mission News & Highlights
International Space Station
Spot the Station


PressReleases

 

 

LECTURES AND PROGRAMS

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60 MINUTES IN SPACE

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Video Lectures


Museum Quick Links
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