Friday, July 11, 2008

For teachers:

From Maryam AlJoaan

ARISS contact has been scheduled with the Department of Astronomy and Space Sciences (DASS) at the Kuwait Science Club in Safat, Kuwait on Monday, July 14 at 17:05 UTC. Telebridge station WH6PN in Hawaii will assist with the contact. DASS aims to spread scientific awareness in the fields of astronomy and space sciences by actively engaging the public in exploring the cosmos. This educational activity will educate young people about space stations, satellites and ham radio.

If a school in your area is interested in participating in an ARISS contact, please visit the ARISS Web page for more information on how to apply.

http://www.arrl.org/news/stories/2008/07/08/10202/?nc=1