Russell Elementary Ready for Launch

On Thursday 12 May and Friday 13 May, Russell Elementary School in Smyrna will conduct their 18th simulated space mission. If you look at the calendar on their website, you’ll notice STS-18 on the list. More information, including a picture of the crew, ground team,… Read More

Georgia UAVs in the News

In the current 24-hour news cycle you may have heard about Governor Deal vetoing the campus carry law. Or you heard about Senator Ted Cruz suspending his bid for the Republican nomination. Or maybe you heard the sad news that a Navy SEAL was killed… Read More


On Saturday 23 April 2016, the second annual STEM Wars event was held on the campus of Atlanta Metropolitan State College in Atlanta, GA. The event brings together students from middle school, high school, and college and connects them with professionals in science, technology, engineering,… Read More

This Week’s Links

Two places to visit on the internet that are related to previous posts. First, Tiffany Davis, an aerospace engineer at Georgia Tech becomes an internet phenomenon when pictures of her go viral. Apparently, people do not expect an attractive African-American woman when they see the… Read More

Yuri’s Day & Night

A reminder to our group that Tuesday 12 April is the annual Yuri’s night celebration. This is a chance to celebrate all things space by remembering the flight of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin. There are assorted events in our region. Gainesvilles had… Read More