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The Space Foundation's 30th Space Symposium will be held May 19-22, 2014, at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo., U.S.A. A Super Early Bird rate is now available, with up to $500 in savings, for industry attendees who register before Jan. 24 at Space Symposium registration includes admittance to the exhibit center, the opening ceremony and several networking...
An Ark. Valley Homeschoolers group from southeastern Colorado visited the Space Foundation Discovery Center in Colorado Springs this week for educational space-themed activities. While at the Discovery Center, the children made cards for service members and veterans who will be separated from their families this holiday season. The cards will be distributed through the "Holiday Mail for Heroes...
Teachers from around the world are invited to submit their students' artwork for the Space Foundation's 2014 International Student Art Contest. Children may draw, paint or create a digital image of their own spaceship design for the contest theme "My Spaceship Looks Like..."The deadline to submit entries is Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, by noon Universal Time, (12:00 UTC), and must be submitted online...
Saturday night's Space Foundation 2nd Annual Space & Science Fiction Halloween Ball was both bizarre and fun for all! In just the second year of this event, we enjoyed more than twice the number of guests as last year.Whether in costume or not, our spooky guests now serve as Space Foundation ambassadors, helping bring the community in to enjoy the many educational and inspirational benefits...
The 2nd Annual Space & Science Fiction Halloween Ball is a fundraiser for Space Foundation initiatives. This adults-only party will be held at the Space Foundation World Headquarters and Discovery Center, 4425 Arrowswest Dr., Colorado Springs, Saturday, Oct. 26, 7:00 - 11:00 p.m.Take a sneak peek now at the many unique items up for silent auction here. Not only can you preview them, you can...
The Space Foundation's 2nd Annual Space & Science Fiction Halloween Ball is a guaranteed to be a scream, with tons of fun, food and adult beverages, plus live DJ music and dancing, prizes for best costumes and security provided by Darth Vader and the Storm Troopers of the 501st Legion of the Galactic Empire.  And what better place for an evening of space fantasy than the Space Foundation...
At a private reception on Oct. 10, the Space Foundation celebrated the one-year anniversary of its Discovery Center, the region's first and only space, science and technology attraction. The evening featured a special performance by the student orchestra from the Thomas MacLaren School in Colorado Springs.The Discovery Center is located at Space Foundation World Headquarters, 4425 Arrowswest...
On Oct. 10, students from STAR Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., came to the Space Foundation Discovery Center for hands-on STEM lessons (science, technology, engineering and math).The Space Foundation Discovery Center is the region's first and only space, science and technology attraction, and in addition to being open to the public, offers education programs for students and educators.The...
This week the Space Foundation held a briefing in Washington, D.C., regarding Space Situational Awareness (SSA) and the status of the U.S. Air Force Space Fence Program.Panelists included:Robert Curbeam, Vice President for Mission Assurance, Quality & Raytheon Six Sigma, Integrated Defense Systems, RaytheonSteve Bruce, Vice President for Integrated Warfare Systems and Sensors, Advanced...
This week, distinguished guests from the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and FireWatch America visited Space Foundation World Headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colo., and toured the Discovery Center. One purpose of the visit was to discuss progress on adoption of the FireWatch system locally to help protect people and property from wildfires that have plagued Colorado and the entire Western United...



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