Meet our Solar System – The Moon

How well do you know your astronomical neighborhood? Let’s go on a trip through our solar system and explore the weird, the wild, and the beautiful all around us. Today, we are learning all about Earth’s Moon. Where is it? Our Moon is 229,730 miles (369,714 km) from Earth. It’s the closest object to our […]

Meet the Solar System: Europa

How well do you know your astronomical neighborhood? Let’s go on a trip through our solar system and explore the weird, the wild, and the beautiful all around us. Today, we are learning all about Europa. Where is it? Europa is one of Jupiter’s moons, orbiting Jupiter at about 417,000 miles (671,000 kilometers) from the […]

Meet our Solar System – Pluto

How well do you know your astronomical neighborhood? Let’s go on a trip through our solar system and explore the weird, the wild, and the beautiful all around us. Today, we are learning all about Pluto. Where is it? Pluto is a complex world of ice mountains and frozen plains. Once considered the ninth planet, […]

Meet our Solar System – Neptune

How well do you know your astronomical neighborhood? Let’s go on a trip through our solar system and explore the weird, the wild, and the beautiful all around us. Today, we are learning all about Neptune. Where is it? Neptune is the eighth planet of our solar system, sitting 2.8 miles from the sun and […]

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See photos and videos from our first-ever Moon2Mars Festival

Houston, we had a blast! Last weekend we hosted our first-ever Moon2Mars Festival, presented by Wellby. There were stellar concerts, out-of-this-world space tech demos and gravity-defying photo ops! In case you missed it, check out the festival experience through our guests’ eyes:             View this post on Instagram     […]

Video: “All About Artemis” Episode 4

As NASA prepares for the launch of Artemis I this year, Space Center Houston continues to share this story with the public in exciting new ways. Watch the final episode of our four-part series, “All About Artemis,” featuring William T. Harris, President and CEO of Space Center Houston. Learn more about the upcoming Artemis I […]

Space Center Houston’s Moon2Mars Festival Launches Friday, New Artemis Exhibit Now Open

Space Center Houston’s Moon2Mars Festival, presented by Wellby, Powered by JSC FCU, June 10-12 HOUSTON, June 9, 2022 – Space Center Houston launches the first annual Moon2Mars Festival, presented by Wellby, Powered by JSC FCU, June 10-12. The Moon2Mars festival celebrates the future of space from the Moon to Mars. The festival will highlight cutting-edge […]

Meet Wade Bowen

Get to know Wade Bowen, a country singer with Texas roots performing at our Moon2Mars Festival, presented by Wellby, Powered by JSC FCU. Wade Bowen will perform at 8:15 p.m. on Friday, June 10. This Red-Dirt country singer from Waco, Texas, released his debut album in 2002 and hasn’t looked back, touring across America and […]