Category: Uncategorized

DONATE TODAY – help TXESP serve our global community of Science

DONATE TODAY! https://www.gofundme.com/manage/seismographs-in-houston-schools DYK that #seismologists have also served their Country? Help #TXESP continue **contributing to science**, through our service, and go beyond being only users of science! Historically and currently, seismologists help monitor sub-surface #nuclear #weapons testing. #Seismographs detect the ground motion which…

Seismographs in Houston Schools – Students tracking the weather…

DONATE TODAY >> https://www.gofundme.com/f/seismographs-in-houston-schools   DYK that we can track weather patterns using seismographs? When fast winds bring cold weather and rain showers to South Texas, students can observe them on our earthquake instruments! What’s the weather going to be like after school…. let’s…

NASA OPSPARC Competition for grades 3-12

NASA OPSPARC Competition OPTIMUS PRIME wants you to identify NASA Spinoff technology in your world and test your skills at designing an innovation that will make your universe a better place! By taking on this mission, you will work with technologies that expand our…

Comparing Technology While the Earth Moves….in Nicaragua

Comparing Technology While the Earth Moves….in #Nicaragua on November 1, 2019 at 15:24hrs UTC.  This moderate #magnitude M5.3 #earthquake’s epicenter was offshore and ~50kms deep below the sea floor.  Due to its location, the event did not cause damages nor injuries onshore. The two…

What is TxGCP?

TXESP proudly serves as a Regional Representative for TxGCP. Led by the Women in Engineering Program (WEP) at The University of Texas at Austin along with a Leadership Team and Champions Board, the Texas Girls Collaborative Project (TxGCP) brings together advocates and leaders from non-profits, K-12 schools, higher…

Mars InSight Data Release 2 – Watch Mars M-O-V-E!

#Mars #InSight Data Release 2 – Watch Mars M-O-V-E!  Through a collaboration between #NASA and Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (#IRIS), the second release of seismic data from the Mars’ InSight mission is publicly available.  #TXESP uploaded select data using IRIS’ #jAmaSeis software, here…

Building Across STEM Disciplines

Support our campaign to bring earthquake instruments to SIX schools in Houston!  CLICK HERE >>> “Seismographs in Houston Schools” At TXESP, we immerse our lesson plans and activities across multiple Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics disciplines.  Each teaching tool is carefully chosen for its…