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Windows to the Universe is one of the most popular non-profit science education websites in the world, serving over 21 million people annually. We need your help, in addition to the support of our sponsoring institutions and agencies, to keep our website up to date and to support our teacher professional development program. Your support will help us avoid needing to put ads on the site!

Click on the links below to find out how you can make a tax deductible donation to Windows to the Universe, and how your generous contribution will be used. We also welcome corporate and foundation sponsorship from organizations seeking to promote science and technology education. Finally, Windows to the Universe welcomes partnerships with scientists interested in integrating research and education.

Please support us in our efforts to promote education in the Earth and space sciences for learners all over the world!

Last modified November 26, 2007 by Roberta Johnson.

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Windows to the Universe, a project of the National Earth Science Teachers Association, is sponsored in part is sponsored in part through grants from federal agencies (NASA and NOAA), and partnerships with affiliated organizations, including the American Geophysical Union, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Earth System Information Partnership, the American Meteorological Society, the National Center for Science Education, and TERC. The American Geophysical Union and the American Geosciences Institute are Windows to the Universe Founding Partners. NESTA welcomes new Institutional Affiliates in support of our ongoing programs, as well as collaborations on new projects. Contact NESTA for more information. NASA ESIP NCSE HHMI AGU AGI AMS NOAA