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FCPS freshmen preparing to launch termite experiment to International Space Station

Ninth graders Rosalie Huff (left) and Kiera Fehr hope to watch the rocket launch in Florida when their termite/methane experiment heads to the International Space Station.(Photo from FCPS Two FCPS freshmen, teamed with three other students, have designed a science experiment deemed worthy of sending to the International Space Station (ISS). Kiera Fehr of Henry Clay High School and Rosalie Huff of Frederick...

Middle schoolers to talk to astronaut aboard international space station at EKU event

(Image from EKU)   Special to KyForward   Eastern Kentucky University (EKU), Kentucky Educational Television (KET) and NASA are helping to make a dream come true for a select group of middle schoolers.   Twenty-three area middle school students will have the opportunity on Friday, Jan. 11, to speak to an astronaut aboard the International Space Station. They are among 160 sixth- , seventh-...