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Amateurs around the world explore the final frontier. They make small steps, not giant leaps, but these makers, coders, astronomers, and citizen scientists are helping the pros explore Earth, the Solar System, and the Universe beyond.
You can explore space, no spacesuit required. Amateurs around the world build satellites, study planets orbiting other stars, and take part in crowdsourced citizen science projects. Educators use hands-on space projects to inspire their students to study science and mathematics. And these are real projects - middle school students have experiments running on the International Space Station right now!
I created this website to share the many ways normal people like you and me join humanity's next great adventure. Take a look around. Let me know what you think. What projects do you want to hear more about?