Space Science Center

Two exhibits featuring posters and computer kiosks at a museum.

An Out Of This World Experience

High school students collaborated with UNH scientists to create a museum exhibit about humans in space.  Read More

Recent Stories

  • Evening sky with crescent moon.
    - The Air Up There
    NASA's latest mission to explore two unusual atmospheric phenomena will tap UNH faculty and student expertise.  Read More
  • Image of Earth's magnetic field and solar flare from nearby sun.
    - Current Events
    Researchers are using artificial intelligence and student-built magnetometers to improve space weather forecasting and prepare for power outages those storms cause. Read More
  • Banafsheh Ferdousi
    - Stormy Weather
    Banafsheh Ferdousi, a research scientist in the UNH Space Science Center, has received $800,000 from NASA to study space weather that impacts our technology. Read More
  • Nada Al-Haddad
    - Brighter Days Ahead
    Nada Al-Haddad, a research assistant professor in the UNH Space Science Center, has been awarded a prestigious four-year, $690,000 NASA grant to support her solar-based research... Read More
  • Drone image of research tower in forest in autumn
    - Excellence in Citations
    Forty-one current and emeritus UNH researchers are among the world's 100,000 most cited, according to a new study. Read More
  • Igniting a Spark for Space Science
    - Igniting a Spark for Space Science
    UNH research professor Charles Smith for the 2020 AGU Carrington Award for excellence in space physics outreach. Read More
  • Northern Lights dance across the night sky
    - Night Life
    Researchers have received a new NASA grant to study geomagnetic storms on the night side of the Earth. Read More
  • Image of sun with solar wind
    - Solar Explorers
    NASA has selected two teams featuring UNH researchers for its new heliophysics mission concept studies.  Read More
  • neutron star merger
    - UNH Researchers Join National Physics Frontier Center
    Researchers at the University of New Hampshire were selected to join a newly formed Network for Neutrinos, Nuclear Astrophysics, and Symmetries Physics Frontier Center (PFC)... Read More
  • Two CubeSats designed by UNH researchers.
    - Solar Focus
    Scientists from the UNH Space Science Center are gearing up to offer students a new hands-on research experience that's out of this world. Read More