Two-Eyed Seeing: African Indigenous Astronomy & NASA Moon to Mars

Holbrook, J. (Advisor)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

Description

Jarita Holbrook organised and hosted this K12 event combining NASA STEM education and Indigenous African Astronomy. Included were classrooms from high schools in Minneapolis, USA, with teachers Amun Said, Carmen Gavin Vanegas, and Dr Angela Osuji. NASA Scientists Dawn Stanley and Dr Alphonse Sterling gave summaries of the Apollo Missions to the Moon and the forthcoming Artemis mission returning to the moon.
Period26 Feb 2021
Event typeOther
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • indigenous knowledge
  • Space Science
  • NASA STEM Education
  • African Indigenous Astronomy
  • Cultural Astronomy
  • Skylore