With social media so pervasive in society these days, some students and teachers are posting on Twitter during their time at ISC. To find out what’s happening at ISC in real time, check into the following: @ilsegabriels: Ilse Gabriels, Teacher-of-the-Year from The Netherlands @irbins: Pauls Irbins, the educator from Latvia @masterannia: Annija Korpa,… Continue reading
As the countries go up alphabetically, the first team up was the team from Australia. Educator Tyril Houghton and students Brendan Nicholson and Pi Lee gave a hopping good presentation, and provided a nice and welcoming atmosphere to start off ISC!
International Space Camp started off well yesterday evening, with members of ten countries represented at the 2012 session of International Space Camp and the Teachers-of-the-Year from every state in the Union (less two who had to cancel) and US territories represented for the Opening Ceremony! Every International Space Camp session… Continue reading
Today marks the beginning of the 2012 session of International Space Camp! Teachers and students from ten countries have arrived for a week at Space Camp! After returning from last year’s ISC session, Lisa Ellen Thorsen, an educator from Norway, provided an overview of the experience to The Norwegian Space Centre,… Continue reading
This weekend is a busy one! Today, bus tours finally resume to the Marshall Space Flight Center. Space Warriors starts filming on location at Space Camp today! Author Willie Mosley will be on hand from 1pm to 2pm to sign his book, Smoke Jumper, Moon Pilot, his book about astronaut Stu Roosa. The… Continue reading
In anticipation of the 2012 session of International Space Camp, due to get underway in a little under two weeks, I’ve spent the past few weeks getting more video up from past ISC sessions. If you’re a subscriber to the Hab1 YouTube Channel, you will no doubt have noticed a… Continue reading
Space Camp in Huntsville isn’t the only Space Camp celebrating an anniversary this week. Just as Space Camp was reaching legal age, Space Camp Turkey was born! Space Camp Turkey is currently celebrating its twelfth anniversary! Congratulations! To celebrate the occasion, I have overhauled the turkey photos in the HabPhotos section. Newer, better… Continue reading
ISC 2011, the twentieth International Space Camp, comes to a close today. But the opening ceremony was the best in recent memory. And I have it pretty much in its entirety for your enjoyment! The Parade of Nations into the Davidson Center 3D Theatre officially marked the beginning of the… Continue reading
Physics teacher Arthur Elsener along with student Jon Zehnder play a game of Swiss charades with the audience. Then they teach the audience what I can only hope is a dirty word in Switzerland.
After having to sleep in the Washinton Dulles International Airport, the Austria contingent made it safely to Huntsville with enough time to spare to be able to give a charming introduction to their home country at the 2011 International Space Camp Opening Ceremony.