SPACE CAMP TURKEY LAUNCHES LIFELONG LEARNING PROJECT

Space Camp Turkey hosted 18 teachers and 11 project specialists from four European countries, April 11-16, as part of a European Union Comenius Project focused on improving teaching and the learning of math and science in primary and secondary schools. [...]

NEW "FUTURE LEADERS" GRADUATE FROM SPACE CAMP TURKEY

Over a two-week semester break, Jan.23 – Feb.8, Space Camp Turkey featured a 5-Day Space Camp with Robotics, regular 5-Day Space Camp, Outer Space Adventure and Parent Child Program. A special graduation ceremony was held on Feb. 6 for graduates[...]

SPACE SHUTTLE COMMANDER VISITS SPACE CAMP TURKEY

Before his historic return-to-flight mission aboard NASA`s Space Shuttle Discovery in July, Astronaut Steve Lindsey said he always wanted to visit Turkey and, if possible, he would like to after his return from the International Space Station. Three months later, Lindsey arrived at[...]

ISRAELIS-PALESTINIANS BOND AT SPACE CAMP TURKEY

Despite the recent upheaval in the Middle East, an unprecedented calm permeated Space Camp Turkey, July 16-23. For the first time in the camp’s six-year existence, Jewish and Palestinian kids participated in a weeklong Global Friendship Through Space Education program[...]