Columbus Goes to Mars!
NASA's Kennedy Space Center

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Columbus State University's Coca-Cola Space Science Center presents Columbus Goes to Mars featuring special guests from NASA's Kennedy Space Center, in partnership with The Columbus Museum, and The National Infantry Museum & Soldier Center on Saturday May 6, 2017. This is a free event and open to the public. Please note some events require tickets. See event links for more information.

On Saturday May 6, starting at 10am there will be activities in all three partner locations. Click on the buttons below for full event schedules!

This program will feature science demonstrations, subject matter expert presentations, a panel discussion, and presentations from NASA educators, engineers, local science experts, and other Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics (STEAM) educators. Click here for NASA's KSC event announcement. For questions, please email

Professional Development Opportunities for Educators

All sessions will cover NASA online resources, teacher and student opportunities, one Engineering Design Challenge, and the Solar Eclipse 2017. Three sessions offered:

All sessions will be held at the Coca-Cola Space Science Center