Changing of the Gate

Space Camp really seems serious about their new “Naked Man” logo. So much so that the big red gate at Space Camp is seeing the change. Newly posted to the USSRC Facebook page is a photo showing a changing of the guard.

Astronaut Sam Cristoforetti Visits Space Camp

European Space Agency (ESA) Astronaut and Space Academy Level II alumnus Samantha Cristoforetti (@AstroSamantha) paid a visit to the U.S. Space & Rocket Center yesterday.  Samantha was on her way from Europe to the Johnson Space Center to continue training for her very first space shot, currently slated for the… Continue reading

Space Camp would like to AXE them a few Questions

A few weeks ago, AXE Body Spray, that awful product teenage boys bathe in, released a series of ads featuring Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin.  You might have seen them. The trouble is, they’ve been using these ads to heavily promote their “AXE Apollo Space Academy” and their “Space Camp.”… Continue reading

Welcome Counselors

Space Camp has new counselors (yes, yes…”crew trainers”)! This very evening, a brand new batch of counselors graduated from training! Graduation was held in The Challenger Auditorium in Habitat II. The counselors had been divided into three teams during training–Gibson, Musgrave, and Springer–and provided with a veteran mentor counselor. Team… Continue reading