Welcome to Day in the Park
Please join the Katherine Johnson Independent Verification and Validation Facility's Education Resource Center for our second annual Digital Day in the Park! Attend our YouTube Livestream for three days of engaging STEM content, organized around NASA's missions. Meet some of the scientists, engineers, and innovators who live and work in West Virginia.
Day 1: Robots
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Join us to learn about how NASA uses robots in its missions, what kind of robots are used in West Virginia, and how to get involved in competitive robotics at your school!
Day 2: Telescopes
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
From West Virginia's own Green Bank Telescope (GBT) to the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) to telescopes you can use to safely view the Sun, we've got our eyes on the sky.
Day 3: Planes
Thursday, October 14, 2021
NASA's experimental planes have led the way for generations. Learn about new work on quieter sonic booms, as well as the engineering that goes into creating planes in West Virginia.