NASA Solar System Ambassador

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NASA Solar System Ambassador Program
Grade levels: Adjusted to the audience
Fee: Cost of travel



  • Mercury: Messenger Mission
  • Earth: Oceanography
  • Mars:
    • Rovers: Opportunity and Spirit
    • Mars Global Surveyor
    • Mars Recon Orbiter
    • Mars Odyssey
  • Jupiter: Galileo Spacecraft
  • Saturn: Cassini Spacecraft
  • Pluto: New Horizons

Comets: Deep Impact Mission (completed)

Space Telescopes:

  • Hubble Space Telescope
  • Spitzer Infrared Scope


  • Hubble Space Telescope
  • Spitzer Infrared Scope

Local Requirements:

  • Screen or white wall, power outlet and a place to set up a projector
  • Have students research background information for the mission on the Internet.
  • Speaker will provide a computer and computer projector, as well as power cables


  • Call Seaborg Center at 906-227-2002 to arrange a visit.
  • Visits should need to be scheduled well in advance.
  • One week notice is requested for cancellation