We need more engineers for Mars

How do I get kids excited about engineering?  The Barboza Space Center is on tour helping to get kids excited about STEAM++ (science, technology, engineering, visual and performing arts, mathematics, computer languages, and foreign languages.). You can follow our work at http://www.BarbozaSpace.com and http://www.KidsTalkRadioLA.com.  We are currently looking for student writers for http://www.KidsTalkRadioScience.com. The U.S. […]

Collecting Samples from Antarctica for Mars projects

We need soil samples and chemists to help with simulated Mars project-based learning October 19, 2018 by Kids Talk RadioLeave a comment California high school students are working with high school students from the Republic of Cabo Verde on simulated Mars project-based learning.   We are collecting soil sample right here on Earth.   What does […]

Can we get hurricanes on Mars?

History Cape Verde: Where Hurricanes are Born FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share by Maria Centeioon November 2, 2017 Cape Verde: Where Hurricanes are Born For hurricanes which affect the Caribbean, North America, and South America, the biggest impact is from those which originate as weather disturbances in the area of the Cape Verde Islands off the west coast of […]

Who wants to study science in Antarctica?

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Are we alone in the universe? Extraterrestrials in Antarctica

Extraterrestrial:  Barboza Space Center Project-Based learning The search for extrasolar planets (image: Keplertelescope) Listening for extraterrestrial signals indicating intelligence (image: Allen array) Robotic exploration of the Solar System (image: Curiosity rover on Mars) Extraterrestrial life, also called alien life (or, if it is a sentient or relatively complex individual, an “extraterrestrial” or “alien”), is life […]

Summer Reading in Antarctica

Training students at the Barboza Space Center in the area of artificial Intelligence.  Welcome to our reading list. Artificial intelligence (AI), sometimes called machine intelligence, is intelligence demonstrated by machines, in contrast to the natural intelligence displayed by humans and other animals. In computer science AI research is defined as the study of “intelligent agents“: […]

Astronaut Training News

AUGUST 04, 2018 NASA ASTRONAUTS FLYING ABOARD CREW DRAGON SHARE ON GOOGLE+SHARE ON TWITTER On Friday, August 3, 2018, NASA announced the first four astronauts who will launch aboard Crew Dragon (also known as Dragon 2) to the International Space Station as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program, which will return human spaceflight capability to […]