GIRLS CAMP: 7/7/2019 – 7/12/2019
Join us for an experience that is truly out of this world! Camp Cosmos explores the universe by taking campers on an exciting journey into planetary science, rocketry, astronomy, and dark sky observing.
Campers will also have the opportunity to conduct research with our historic instruments that NASA astronomers and international scientists utilized to communicate and track both unmanned and manned missions during the “Space Race” and Cold War eras!
CAMP COSMOS EXPERIENCE INCLUDES:
– Learning the latest discoveries in planetary science
– Building and launching your own rocket
– Conduct your own space research on world-class radio telescopes
– Learning constellations and map the night sky with state-of-the-art optical telescopes
– Recreational activities, including visiting local waterfalls, swimming holes – and hiking in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Lodging and all meals
Camp Cosmos is available to students,
ages 11 – 14, as a one-week residential camp.
June 9 – 14, 2019