"Ready to Launch" Family Day with LPL

Arizona's Place in Space

Join the Arizona Historical Society for a fun family day at the Arizona History Museum! See the new Ready to Launch: Arizona’s Place in Space exhibit and enjoy hands-on activities!  Students and staff from LPL will be leading activities and available for Q&A:

  • Create-a-cool-comet: LPL graduate student Teddy Kareta
  • Planetary globes to scale and LPL Consolidated Lunar Atlas: LPL graduate student Indujaa Ganesh
  • OSIRIS-REx TAGSAM collector demo and Meteorites: Senior Research Specialist Dolores Hill
  • Talk with LPL rocket scientists about their UV telescope missile launch that took place at the White Sands Missile Range Launch in April: LPL researchers Eli Garcia, Naomi Yescas, Danny Teran & Ricky Maciel
  • Amazing 3D-printed models of craters: LPL Associate Professor of Practice Dr. Steve Kortenkamp


Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 10:00am to 2:00pm