Weekly Space Hangout: May 27, 2020 – Shytoya Palmer and her Rocket Propulsion Equation

This week we are excited to welcome Shytoya Palmer to the Weekly Space Hangout. Shytoya is a 5th-year (Senior) Aerospace Engineering student at Auburn University. Shytoya came to our attention when she announced via her Twitter feed that she is not only one of the first Black women to publish her own Rocket Propulsion equation, but she is doing so as an undergrad student and also has the honor of naming her equation. Read More

The WSH Crew goes Slack – 2020 Edition

For some time now, we have been trying out a new way of communication behind the scenes of the WSH Crew with Slack, a very powerful messaging and collaboration tool in the style of an IRC chat. Because a moderated Slack channel will be shown on screen in the Weekly Space Hangout and Astronomy Cast from now on, we would now like to invite all community members to the WSH Slack. Read More