Who wants to work on Mars?

Actually, It Is Rocket Science February 06, 2020 Students from Cabrillo and Wilson high schools’ Urban Math Collaborative have partnered with Bob Barboza, Long Beach’s version of The Science Guy, to tackle project-based learning that may come in handy during explorations of Mars. The math collaborative now serves about 175 Wilson and Cabrillo students after […]

The Barboza Space Center is working with Jr. astronaut advisor Ed Dwight.

About Ed Dwight The Barboza Space Center has just started working with Ed. Dwight. A man whose resume reads: former Air Force Test Pilot, America’s First African American Astronaut Candidate, IBM Computer Systems Engineer, Aviation Consultant, Restaurateur, Real Estate Developer, and Construction Entrepreneur can best be described as a true renaissance man. Ed Dwight has succeeded […]

Nuclear Propulsion Prototyping at Barboza Space Center

Nuclear Propulsion Could Be ‘Game-Changer’ for Space Exploration, NASA Chief Says By Mike Wall 19 days ago Tech  And the tech could power asteroid-deflecting lasers as well.   An illustration of a spacecraft powered by nuclear thermal propulsion. (Image: © NASA/Marshall) Humanity’s next giant leap could be enabled by next-gen nuclear tech, NASA Administrator Jim […]