Space Week 2013

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    World Space Week kicks off on October 4, 2013, with the theme “Discovering Mars, Discovering Earth.”

    World Space Week kicks offOctober 4, and continues through October 10.  This year’s theme? “Exploring Mars, Discovering Earth.”  How appropriate for 2013 don’t you think?  And here are some of the happenings for this year’s celebration.  NASA will hold a Mars expedition simulation at the Mars Desert Research Station in Utah. School groups and museum-goers can view rover activities live online by teams across the world from the U.S. to Poland.  There are 825 events in total all over the world for Space Week.  The President of the Austrian Space Forum said, “we are on the brink of an exciting new era and you can be a part of it.”