(Oct. 24-25; Santa Maria, Calif.)
Witness the launch of NASA’s next-generation weather and Earth science mission! The NPP mission will help link the current generation of Earth-observing satellites, called the Earth Observing System (EOS), to a next-generation of operational polar-orbiting environmental satellites called the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS). This educational program will provide a personal tour of the NASA Mission Director Center, close-up viewing of the Delta-II launch vehicle before and during launch, as well as hands-on practical educator workshops and presentations by NASA and NOAA principal investigators.
Registration is $75 includes lunch and dinner, curriculum/activities, on-site transportation, materials fees, NASA T-shirt, lanyards, and Allen Hancock College training certificate. Participants are responsible for their travel and lodging costs (discounted rooms are available). For more information and to register, visit http://endeavourinstitute.org/launch_conference.html.