What does the public understand about astronomical concepts? How can
visitor studies done at museums and planetariums help inform future
programs and exhibits? What are the "best practice" examples
of successfully involving space scientists in informal education projects?
This area of Space Science Access is dedicated to helping scientists
and informal educators apply the results of experience and education
research to improving future space science education experiences for
The Association of Science-Technology
Centers has created a set of "behind-the-scenes" profiles
of the people involved in museum exhibits and programming. Check out
the variety of ways space scientists have been involved.