Thursday, January 3, 2019
Scientist for a Day challenges students in grades 5-12 to think like NASA scientists.
Examine real spacecraft images of Saturn’s moon Enceladus, Saturn’s moon Titan, and Jupiter’s moon Europa.
Choose the destination you think would be the best place to return with another spacecraft to learn even more about these amazing worlds. Support your choice in an essay of no more than 500 words.
Essays must be received by February 8, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time.
All U.S. winners will have their essays posted on NASA's Solar System Exploration website. U.S. winners and their classes will be invited to participate in a videoconference or teleconference with NASA scientists and/or engineers to have their questions about the moons of Saturn and Jupiter answered by the experts.
Enter the contest here: