Novel Methods of Antibiotic Discovery in Space is a college student-led research project sending an experiment to the International Space Station to see how bacteria mutate in space! See how YOU can get involved below!

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Join the NoMADS Tribe!

Team Cooke wants to visit your school or childcare site either in person or virtually to share information about our mission! Presentations will include age-tailored, interactive activities to enhance understanding of core concepts, and will align with Common Core Standards & Next Generation Science Standards.

If you think you may be interested in having Team Cooke visit your classroom, school, childcare facility, or organization in the 2021-2022 school year, please fill out the survey by clicking the button to receive more information. You will be contacted by Team Cooke after filling out the form starting in early October to schedule a visit!

Every school, childcare facility, STEM center, museum, library etc. in New Hampshire is eligible for completely free visits from Team Cooke. Our mission is to reach as many K-12 students in New Hampshire as possible!

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NoMADS Tribe Members!

These are kids who have participated
in our NoMADS Tribe programs.

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Check out our Community Partner Events!

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Manchester, NH

Family Workshops

Saturday, 12p-2p

October 23

November 11

After School Programs

Check back soon!

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Concord, NH

Family Workshops

Saturdays, 10:30a-1:00p:


October 16

November 20

December 18

January 15

February 19

March 19

April 16

May 21

June 18

After School Programs

Thursdays, 3:00-4:30p

October 28

December 2

December 30

January 27

March 3

March 31

April 28

June 2

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Nashua, NH



Two sessions will be held

Saturday, November 13

Ages 5-9 10a-11:30a

Ages 10-12 12:30p-2:00p


Plaistow, NH

After School Programs

Thursday, October 7


Thursday, October 14 3:30p-5:00p

Other Events

UNH Cooperative Extension's 
Science Bonanza


Saturday, December 11


Team Cooke held programs and hosted a table with information about bacteria and our experiment!


UNH Cooperative Extension

Discovery Club - Bacteria in Space!


Tuesdays, January 4 - 25


Team Cooke is hosting a discovery club! Details coming later!

Register here!

Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core Standards alignments are now available!

NoMADS Tribes School & Childcare Facility Visits

Option 1 - One visit

Team Cooke will visit your school or facility once and present to your students about bacteria, antibiotics, space, and our experiment!

Option 2 - two (or more) visits

Team Cooke will visit your school or facility twice. At the first visit, students will learn about bacteria, antibiotics, space, and our experiment. In between visits, your students will work on their engineering challenge. When Team Cooke returns to your school, students will present their engineering challenge solutions to the team, and we will award accolades to the best!

Presentation Content



Antibiotic Resistance

The ichip & our Payload Enclosure

The International Space Station

Space Conditions