Explore, map and 3D print the exact, legendary locations that Neil Armstrong took his “one giant leap for mankind,” and the mammoth Martian volcano Olympus Mons! This Lunar & Planetary Institute recognized camp not only teaches 3D design and printing, but also gives campers the exciting opportunity to explore planetary geology, and tactile communication like Braille by utilizing data from NASA satellites to model the surfaces of the Moon and Mars!
CAMP EXPERIENCE INCLUDES:
• Designing and creating 3D models of planetary surfaces
• Learning constellations and map the night sky with state-of-the-art optical telescopes
• Visiting local waterfalls and swimming holes and hike in the Blue Ridge Mountains
• Lodging and all meals
Targeting students grades 6th – 8th, as a one-week residential camp.