Monthly Archives: September 2020

New Planetarium shows in the era of Coronavirus

Target location: Arabic speaking countries Target audience: Children in schools, general public… The project will produce a series of new original planetarium shows in Arabic. These five shows will be in the various fields of science, physics, biology, chemistry, earth sciences and computer science, but connected by astronomy. In addition, educational brochures on astronomy and […]

Making scientific box for school kids and teachers in remote rural areas

Target location: Mongolia Target audience: School kids, School teachers, Parents and Nomads people, herders women and girls in the west of country. These people live in rural remote areas. It is mountains part and limited transportation.Live very far from urban areas. In rural and remote areas of Mongolia without internet connectivity, school kids and their […]

Lowell Observatory’s Native American Astronomy Outreach Program: Book Club at home

Target location: Navajo Nation/USA Target audience: 4th-6th grade students at Kayenta Unified School District (KUSD), Kayenta, Arizona, USA on the Navajo Nation. NAAOP pairs astronomers/educators with 4th-8th grade teachers to work together with the goal of getting Native students interested in STEM and STEM careers. The curriculum uses Project Based Learning to help students see […]

Inspiring STEM learning through astronomy in rural Ñuble, Chile

Target location: Chile Target audience: Rural students grades (and their families) 1 – 6 in north Coleal, a poor and extremely rural area of Chile will be the target audience for this project. Due to Covid 19, these students have not had access to education since March 2020. Students live far from the school, and […]

Hacking vulnerable people as massive particles

Target location: any, US Target audience: The target audience for the project deliverable, which is software, are resources planners at local government level and hospitals, such as the Delaware partners we are currently working with; but since the project will be produced in a hackathon, the direct audience of the project will be the hackathon […]