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I want to know about NASA. Can you tell me about it?
Question Date: 2015-12-02
Answer 1:

NASA stands for the "National Aeronautics and Space Administration," and it is funded by the US government. Aeronautics is the type of engineering that studies flying machines like rockets and airplanes.

NASA started in the 1950s and has run many space exploration projects. Some of the most famous were the Apollo missions that resulted in the first landings on the moon and the Skylab space station, which was the US's first space station.

NASA has a lot of opportunities and activities for interested kids like you. Here's a link to a the NASA website with games, activities, and contests about space for kids in kindergarten through 4th grade:


As your parents or teachers to look at it with you. Have fun!

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