Farm to Table Dinner for Local Programs

By |2017-07-24T05:08:24-04:00July 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|

WALLOPS ISLAND, VA – Chincoteague Bay Field Station will host its annual Serving up the Shore farm to table dinner on Friday, August 18. Distinguished chefs Jason Van Marter, owner of the café The Local, Amy Brandt, of Amy B Catering, and Rosie Moot, co-owner of Pico Taqueria will prepare a multi course dinner consisting [...]

Wallops to Host Public Information Session July 19

By |2017-07-13T07:45:08-04:00July 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|

A "bucket list" solar eclipse, NASA education opportunities, a new unmanned aerial systems runway and a new tower construction project are the topics du jour during the Wallops Flight Facility's next quarterly public information meeting, scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 19, at the NASA Visitor Center. Wallops Flight Facility is hosting quarterly [...]

Wallops NASA Visitor Center Supporting Cub Scout STEM Day Jan. 21

By |2017-01-05T08:29:24-05:00January 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center is supporting a Cub Scout STEM Day from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 21. During the event, hosted by the Boy Scouts of America, Del-Mar-Va Council, Cub Scouts will have an opportunity to complete a portion of the Out of this World NOVA Award. The focus [...]

NASA using Aircraft to Measure Mid-Atlantic Greenhouse Gases

By |2016-09-09T14:14:11-04:00September 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|

  NASA is conducting low-level aircraft flights measuring greenhouse gases over the mid-Atlantic region through September. The flights are for the CARbon Airborne Flux Experiment or CARAFE, which will measure the exchange of greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide and methane between the Earth and the atmosphere in the region. In addition, water vapor, temperature, [...]