Submitted by By Kristen Taketa • St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:00am
The kids of the ’60s had the Apollo Mission to inspire them to a career in science and technology. Today’s children in a long swath of Missouri will have a total solar eclipse, and schools are not letting this chance pass by.
For some St. Louis-area schools, eclipse lesson and logistics planning began more than a year ago. Multiple school...
Submitted by By Anthony Kristensen Special to the Post-Dispatch on Wed, 06/21/2017 - 8:30am
ST. LOUIS • St. Louis University associate professor Robert Pasken and a team of students are taking part in a project to send video to NASA during the Aug. 21 solar eclipse, and they are inviting the public to help with the research.
The project will send high-altitude balloons into the sky during the eclipse to record and relay information....
Submitted by By Jacob Barker St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Fri, 06/16/2017 - 7:00pm
A new charter school is in the works in the former Holy Cross Lutheran School building in the city’s Gravois Park neighborhood while an art education nonprofit is planning to more than double its capacity.
Both are part of a $6.1 million reinvestment into two old church buildings near Jefferson Avenue and Miami Street.