NASA's experience in crowd-sourcing and open-sourcing projects has enabled NASA to launch the Center of Excellence. The CEOCI initiative aims to enable acceleration of US Government implementation of new models of problem solving using collaborative innovation methodologies such as crowd sourcing and open innovation to meet agency requirements.
NASA and Tongal have joined to launch a video competition with prizes up to $30,000.
Create 1-2 minute video that gets the world excited about the ZERO ROBOTICS Challenge. You can do this in MANY ways—so don’t limit your thinking on what could get people excited about students controlling objects in space. This could be anything from a “viral” video, to a slick mash up of the existing footage, to an inspired commercial—whatever you can think of. Just keep in mind that videos should make the competition feel accessible to everyone (i. Read more about NASA Zero Robotics Video Challenge through Tongal
This is your chance to ask questions about what it’s like to apply your computational expertise in these “high-octane” and intellectually stimulating organizations. Chat sessions will run throughout the day. We will have a random drawing for NTL t-shirts for all who participate in the chat.
On June 5th at 6:09 EDT Venus will begin its 7-hour Transit across our Sun for the last time in our lifetime. The 2012 Venus Transit represents not only one of the RAREST astronomical events (occurring either 121.5 or 105.5 years apart), but also a historical snapshot of the technology and culture of the times. NASA wants you to take all this amazing footage and create Read more about NASA - Venus Transit Video Challenge by Tongal