MY UPCOMING FREE EVENTS:
Astronaut Life & Science in Space, Saturday, June 10, 2023 (2-3pm)
Bethlehem Public Library (Main Branch)- Free Registration Required
NASA: How working together takes us off planet! Saturday, August 5, 2023 (1-2pm)
Emmaus Public Library
NASA SOLAR SYSTEM WEBSITE
NASA Space Place for Kids
Live view of Earth aboard the International Space Station
NASA's Mars Curiosity Rover Images
NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover images
NASA's Juno Mission to Jupiter images (Juno Cam)
NASA's Cassini Mission to Saturn images
Webb Space Telescope images
NASA's New Horizons Mission to Pluto & the Kuiper Belt images
Marty McGuire, NASA JPL Solar System Ambassador Volunteer
Marty McGuire is an amateur/backyard astronomer and lifelong aeronautical & space enthusiast in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and enjoys presenting to groups of all ages in the Lehigh Valley area. He can be found on social media as “Backyard Astronomy Guy” and has participated in “#NASAsocial” events at NASA Headquarters, NASA Kennedy Space Center, NASA Goddard and NASA Wallops Flight Facility. He likes to stay current with developments in human spaceflight, solar system exploration and deep space telescope missions.
The NASA Solar System Ambassadors program is a public engagement effort that works with motivated volunteers across the nation to communicate the science and excitement of NASA’s space exploration missions and discoveries with the people in their communities. Learn more at https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/ssa
Learn more about Lehigh Valley Space Fest, May 5-7, 2023 in Easton, Pennsylvania!
Me in the News:
5/6/2023: LehighValleyLive.com: "Lehigh Valley Space Fest lifts off toward its lofty goal — inspiration"
5/6/2023: LehighValleyLive.com: "The First Lehigh Valley Space Fest"
5/6/2023: LehighValleyNews.com "This is the kind of thing kids remember": Lehigh Valley Space Fest brings planets, stars down to Earth to inspire youth
5/6/2023: WFMZ.com: "Fun activities set for Lehigh Valley Space Fest"
5/5/2023: LehighValleyLive.com: "Lehigh Valley Space Fest is go for launch. What to know for this weekend’s free event | Time, schedule
1/17/2023: LehighValleyLive.com: "New Lehigh Valley SpaceFest will ‘bring space down to Earth’ when it lands in Easton this spring"
1/17/2023: Lehigh Valley With Love (Podcast): "Lehigh Valley Space Fest Reaches Orbit"
1/3/2023: LehighValleyNews.com: Lehigh Valley Space Fest in the works
9/17/2021: LehighValleyLive.com: Lehigh Valley in space: Martin Guitar ukulele among local items in SpaceX Inspiration4 payload
9/16/2021: LehighValleyLive.com: Inspiration4 tracker: When you might see the historic SpaceX mission over the Lehigh Valley
7/6/2021: WFMZ 69 News: Sunspots more frequent now during ‘active’ solar cycle
6/24/2021: Morning Call: The Strawberry Moon will rise today
6/10/2021: Morning Call (mcall.com): Skygazers got up early to capture rare sunrise solar eclipse
5/31/2021: LehighValleyLive.com: How to Prepare for the June 10 Solar Eclipse
2/18/2021: WFMZ 69 News: Landing Day for NASA’s Mars Perseverance Rover!
1/19/2021: WFMZ.com: See Uranus with your own eyes: Here’s how
12/14/2020: LehighValleyLive.com: ‘Christmas’ Star Returns (login required)
12/1/2020: WFMZ.com: See the International Space Station fly over you Thursday
12/14/2020: WFMZ.com: See “shooting stars” with your own eyes
10/18/2020: WFMZ 69 News (Orionid Meteor Shower Viewing Tips)
10/10/2020: WFMZ 69 News (Mars Perseverance Rover & Helicopter)
7/13/2017: Engadget.com: NASA releases close-up photos of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot