Un puente a los cielos

Versión en Español

Un puente a los cielos is a summer program at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Socorro, New Mexico, which will run the summer of 2002, from approximately June 10 -- July 25. The program will use a team of bilingual Socorro high school students, a local teacher, the NRAO education and outreach specialist, a astronomer and a computer expert to translate astronomy web pages into Spanish and develop a tour of the Very Large Array for the community in Spanish.

Un puente a los cielos  is funded by a NASA IDEAS grant.

The principal investigators include:
Kristy Dyer NSF fellow at NRAO-Socorro
Robyn Harrison NRAO Education and Public Outreach Specialist
Allan Poindexter Computing expert

Partners in Un puente a los cielos include:

Web pages reviewers:

Thanks to Spanish-speaking astronmers around the world who have corresponded with the students about the web pages.

Spanish-Speaking Astronomers

Questions and comments can be addressed to:

  • Kristy Dyer 505-835-7372
  • David Finley, NRAO press officer,, 505-835-7302


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Modified on Friday, 26-Sep-2008 11:54:03 MDT