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...promised to "turn over every rock" to make sure it never happens again. Spacewalking is dangerous already, noted flight director David Korth. Then on top of that, "go stick your head in a fishbowl and try to walk around. That's not anything...
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...classes. The fifth- and sixth-grade band also will perform holiday tunes. Ninilchik School Dan Spencer, the lead flight director for the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska was at the school. He worked with students in grades three through eight...
'Best meteor shower of 2007' hitting its peak

...good day to look straight up. "The best meteor shower of 2007 will be peaking today," said Dan Spencer, lead flight director of the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska in Kenai. The Geminid meteor shower began Dec. 7 and runs through Tuesday...
Team Yukon rendezvous with a comet; spacecraft status unknown

Flight Director Dale Hershberger assists Team Yukon figure skater Kayla Hollonquist...educational presentation about comets and the rendezvous mission from Flight Directors Dale Hershberger and Ron Russell. They were then split into two groups; one...
'Loud and clear'

...first-ever official hookup with a NASA astronaut aboard the orbiting space station. Leah Eskelin, the center's lead flight director, said one of the astronauts' goals, apart from their mission, is to make a contact to all 50 states via amateur...
So much to do ...

...will open its doors to a different kind of visitor a flight director from the Challenger Learning Center of Alaska in Kenai...Juneau, Fairbanks, Wainwright and Nuiqsut. The flight director will be in Ninilchik Nov. 26 through 30, teaching...
Far-reaching inspiration found close to home

...Challenger Center is doing all it can. In addition to hosting students from all over the road system, Challenger Center flight directors visit schools across Alaska to bring the center's programs to the schools. Every school they've visited has...
Live Bravo to Billy-O & Discovery crew from Peninsula students

...School students throughout were asked to submit questions which were then submitted to the Challenger Center?s Lead Flight Director Leah Eskelin, ?From our school 6th grader Denali Goodwill and 2nd grader Brent Shelton were selected, but all...
Challenger Center throws an interstellar star party

...see something and get people interested in astronomy and looking at the stars," said Kathy East, assistant lead flight director at the Challenger Center. If it's cloudy, East said the Challenger Center will hold an indoor presentation on...
High-tech organizations struggle, but optimism high in children. Daniela Martian has been the flight director since before the center opened at its downtown Kenai...story, page D-1.) With the help of assistant flight director Rob Carrillo, she coordinates and leads simulated...


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