1. Space Apps PHL Day 1 Photo Wrap Up

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    Participants continue the brainstorming started at the Friday night kickoff 

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    …but their ideas are too big to stay on paper! 

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    We gather for the Space Apps 2013 opening video and a welcome from NASA. (Students from Science Leadership Academy and Mighty Post are keeping a close eye on us this weekend!)

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    We made sure the NASA folks had their own room for quiet space…

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    …but who could stay in there while all the fun is out here?

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    Brienna Henwood from the NASTAR Center, Astronaut Leland Melvin, and NASA’s Deborah Diaz talk about spaceflight training on our ustream so we can share the local experts here in Philly with the world.

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    Youngmoo Kim demos the Magnetic Resonator Piano, which you can hear on our ustream

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    …and Leland Melvin quickly jumps in - did you know he’s a pianist as well?

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    Even though teams have been hard at work all day…

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    …everyone is quick to come together for a photo before heading out to get some sleep before day 2.

    All photos by Kara Lindstrom.

    • Posted on April 21, 2013.