NASA Celebrates Earth Day with Earth Science in Action on April 20 and 21, 2023

Last Updated on April 18, 2023 by Solar System Ambassador Pam Roller

Here’s an update from our local Solar System Ambassador Pam Roller:

Solar System Ambassador Pam Roller

On April 20 and 21, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Time, NASA will host an in-person Earth Day celebration at Union Station in Washington, D.C.  The event will include 20 hands-on activities and an opportunity to learn about the many ways NASA conducts Earth science. | More info

Online, visitors can explore the connections between Earth’s atmosphere, oceans, forests, fields, cities, ice caps, and climate through videos and interactive science content, a kid-friendly fun zone, a scavenger hunt, and hundreds of downloadable resources. Some content will be available in Spanish.

NASA’s in person and virtual Earth Day events are free and open to the public. To participate online, visit:

Also on April 20, from 1 to 3 p.m. ET, NASA will hold two live webinars: Discover Your World and Beyond & Earth Day CelebrationRegister at to attend.

Credits: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Kathryn Cawdrey, Jennifer Fadoul

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