Dinos Roam at Museum of Natural History

By Sheila Wickouski On July 16, 1969, the spaceship Apollo 11 landed on the moon with Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin. The journey had taken 4 days, 6 hours and 45 minutes to get there from earth.  While people who are alive today may one day have the possibility of going further into space, […]

E St. Outside NASA Headquarters Renamed “Hidden Figures Way”

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine was joined on Wednesday, June 12, by U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, DC Council Chairman Phil Mendelson and author Margot Lee Shetterly for the renaming of E St., SW, in front of NASA Headquarters, to Hidden Figures Way. The event honored Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson from NASA Langley, […]

Camp Adventura Offers Education and Fun

By Kate Oczypok Camp Adventura, formerly named Waterfront Academy’s Spanish Immersion Camp, is offering an eight-week Spanish immersion summer camp this year. The camp offers Primary (ages 3 to 5) and Elementary (ages 6-12) groups. No prior Spanish speaking experience is needed. Set against the backdrop of Southwest DC, the camp immerses children in the […]