Barboza Space Center

For Science & Engineering

 Internships, Fellowships & Protoyping

 Astronaut Training Programs:  New NASA Team

Getting Students Ready for College and the Areospace Industry

Using DoBot Robots to Train Our Jr. Astronuats, Scientists and Engineers

Ten students from the Long Beach Unified School District's CAMS (California Academy of Mathemtics and Science) High School have received fellowships to study with Bob Barboza and his engineers and scientists working on builidng Tiger Teams for the Occupy Mars Learning Adventures STEAM++ Program.   We have created custom software and training materials to intergreate our new astronuat hardware and software tools.

For more information about how you can purchase our DoBot Robots visit our store at:

2017 NASA Astronaut Candidates

NASA's 2017 astronaut candidates stop to take a group photo while getting fitted for flight suits at Ellington Field near NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.

After receiving a record-breaking number of applications to join an exciting future of space exploration, NASA has selected its largest astronaut class since 2000. Rising to the top of more than 18,300 applicants, NASA chose these 12 women and men as the agency’s new astronaut candidates. Pictured are, front row, left to right, Zena Cardman, Jasmin Moghbeli, Robb Kulin, Jessica Watkins, Loral O'Hara; back row, left to right, Jonny Kim, Frank Rubio, Matthew Dominick, Warren Hoburg, Kayla Barron, Bob Hines, and Raja Chari.

Image Credit: NASA

Barboza Space Center High School  Astronaut Support Tiger Teams

Our CAMS (California Academy of Mathematics and Science Tiger Team) received a fellowship to participate in our Occupy Mars Learning Adventures STEAM++ Summer Training Program.   We are training Jr. astronauts, engineers and scientists to prototype challenges faced  by NASA, Boeing and Space X.   We are offering innovative ideas that will help future astronauts.

How would you like to showcase your robots at one of our Los Angeles of Long Beach events?  All you need to do is to send a photo of your robot with information and your contact information.   Bob Barboza will contact you to make all of the arrangemtns.   Contact

The President of Cabo Verde Talks About A STEAM++ Collaboration with the Long Beach Unified School District and Barboza Space Center

(Right to Left) . Bob Barboza, Barboza Space Center, Dr. Fonseca, President Cabo Verde, Dr. Feltion Williams, Long Beach Unified School District's Board of Education.

Educational Technology Leaders Meet At CUE Conference.

(Left to Right) Roger Wager, Board Member CUE Inc., Peter Reynolds, Fable Vision CEO, Bob Barboza, Founder/Director, Barboza Space Center, Paul Reynolds, Founder, Fable Vision.

First Lady of Cabo Verde Ligia Dias Fonseca (center) vists with the City of Long Beach, Long Beach Unified School District and the Barboza Space Center.

Maker Movement in Cabo Verde

First Lady Fonseca presents Bob Barboza with a motorcycle made of  tin cans.  This was made by students with special needs in Cabo Verde.