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6 Results for Category Journey To Mars

Mom taking photo of excited son in the Rocket Garden

Be sure to add a field trip to Mars, or rather Mars Base 1, this school year at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex! Do your students have what it takes to keep the Base operating on the Red Planet?


Artist rendering of the Phoenix Mars Lander

Ten years ago, NASA’s Phoenix Mars Lander confirmed the existence of water on Mars.


Mars Base 1 lab with students conducting experiments

NASA’s FarmBot has joined Mars Base 1 to assist in students’ work in the Botany Lab. This robot plants seeds, waters plants and assess the plants’ health.


NASA Now 2017

NASA Now houses spacecraft representing programs integral to the future of American spaceflight such as NASA's Commercial Crew and deep space exploration with NASA's Space Launch System. Some of these spacecraft are actually space-flown!


NASA's Veggie Project at ATX Center

Students can participate in research for NASA's Veggie Project in the new Astronaut Training Experience (ATX) at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex!