Please join us for an Audience with Aerospace, where high school students will discover what a near Earth object (NEO) is and how they threaten Earth. In this special lesson, Nahum Melamed will give a brief explanation describing his work and how groups of students can collaborate to deflect a simulated asteroid headed toward Earth.
This Audience with Aerospace should be paired with the teacher lesson plan found here: https://aerospace.org/article/neo-aid-resources.
Date and Time: September 30, 2021, at 9:30 a.m. PDT
Length: 30 minutes
Audience: High school students
Note: Teachers should register for their class and broadcast the lesson to the group. Attendees under the age of 18 must submit a complete registration form with parent permission to attend; incomplete registrations will not be accepted. Registration for attendees under the age of 13 will not be accepted.