Success! NASA’s InSight Craft Has Landed on Mars

As you can see from the selfie above, NASA’s InSight lander has successfully landed on Mars. InSight’s journey was an epic one. NASA launched the craft back in May, sending the 1,500-pound robotic lander 300 million


Read These 10 Thanksgiving Parade Fun Facts

1. The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade began in 1924. It was first known as “Macy’s Christmas Parade” although it took place on Thanksgiving. 2. The floats are filled with a precise mixture of helium and


Space Camp: A Stellar Experience For All Scouts

Space Camp is one of the most out-of-this-world adventures for Scouts, offering one-of-a-kind interactive experiences, STEM-based space lessons, hands-on activities, visits from actual astronauts and much more!

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How to Skip Stones Like a World Record Holder

Skipping stones is one of the most relaxing — and simplest — activities you can do on an outing. There’s no better feeling that selecting that perfect stone, and watching it skim across the top


5 Reasons Space Camp Is Out-Of-This-World

From the Apollo 11 lunar landing to Curiosity’s thrilling landing on Mars, you’ve probably read all about our country’s incredible missions to space. But actually training like an astronaut and learning what it takes to live