New NASA student competitions are out of this world!

NASA LogoNASA Space Settlement Design Contest : Audience: K-12 Students, Submission Deadline: March 1, 2016

Design a space settlement! Space settlements are permanent communities in orbit, as opposed to a place to work for a few months and go home. Designing a space settlement involves physics, mathematics, space science, environmental science and many other disciplines. This contest is open to K-12 students throughout the world. Individuals or teams may enter. Grade levels are judged separately, except for the grand prize. A certificate will be sent to each participant.

OPTIMUS PRIME Spinoff Promotion and Research Challenge: Audience: Students in Grades 3-12, …