Astronomy Club: Visit To Nehru Planetarium
Five students of Astronomy Club went to Nehru Planetarium on 6th July 2010 along with Mrs. Kiran Nayak to meet the famous Astronaut Joan Higginbotham who went to space on Space mission STS-116 as a mission specialist. She has a Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Management Science and Masters in Space Systems degree from Florida Institute of Technology. Members of SPACE had organized her visit. First she showed a video clip of how they worked ,played ,ate and lived together in space After which she told the students about some specific experiences she had in space and then she interacted with them about what one should do to become an Astronaut and also answered their queries. It was a very informative and motivating interaction.