INTREPID Sea, Air & Space Museum - Virtual Interpreted Events

08/19/2021 3:00 pm

 

 

Intrepid Adventures: Snackin’ in Space!

Thursday, August 19

3:00-4:00pm ET

What do astronauts eat in space and what’s the deal with astronaut ice cream? From meat cubes to dehydrated shrimp cocktail, explore the evolution of space cuisine!

American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation will be provided.

Virtual Astronomy Live: Spacesuits

Thursday, August 19

5:00-7:00pm ET

Learn about spacesuits of the past, present and future. Hear from NASA Engineer Alicia Baker and David Westheimer as they talk about the evolution of spacesuits and the groundbreaking technologies they are working on to test the hardware intended for use in the next generation of spacesuits.

View the event live at twitch.tv/intrepidmuseum. Learn more about the speakers and register on Eventbrite.

American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation will be provided.

A pre-show will take place at 5:00pm ET with an interactive demonstration from Intrepid Museum educator.

The event is hosted and co-produced by John “Das” Galloway, founder of the Kerbal Space Academy, and moderated by Summer Ash, an astrophysicist, rocket scientist and freelance writer.

The Virtual Astronomy Live education pre-show is supported by a grant from the Robert & Toni Bader Charitable Foundation.

Virtual Intrepid Adventure Programs are family-friendly and engage all ages. We request that adults participate in the program with their children. Programs run between 45 minutes and one hour.

Register here to receive a confirmation email and direct link to the livestream.

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