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Squid dissection, ROVs, Science On a Sphere® demonstrations and a multi rotor quadcopter were highlights of the Space Foundation's first Summer of Discovery Saturday on June 8, featuring "Oceans of the Universe."The public is invited to visit the Space Foundation Discovery Center this summer for 10 weeks of educational space activities appropriate for all ages. Each week focuses on a specific...
The public is invited to visit the new Space Foundation Discovery Center this summer for 10 weeks of educational space activities appropriate for all ages.Each week will focus on a specific theme, culminating with a full day of special activities each Saturday, included in the price of the Saturday admission.This week's theme is "Oceans of the Universe" with activities celebrating World Oceans...
Sara Summers, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) meteorologist and European manager for Science On a Sphere®, will give four presentations at the Space Foundation Discovery Center on Friday, June 7, part of the Space Foundation's week-long Summer of Discovery theme "Oceans of the Universe."Summers' presentations will be offered at 11:00 a.m., 12:00 noon, 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m...
Learn about Oceans of the Universe this week at the Space Foundation's new Discovery Center, the region's only space, science and technology attraction, with interactive and self-guided exhibits for all ages.Located off Garden of the Gods Road at 4425 Arrowswest Drive, Space Foundation Discovery Center hours this summer are from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays.Each week will...
Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO) brought more than 50 aerospace executives, university and K-12 officials and government leaders to the Space Foundation in Colorado Springs on Thursday, May 30, for a tour and presentations on Colorado's space economy, with a particular focus on its military roots.The stop was part of a day-long "Front Range Aerospace Bus Tour" Bennet is hosting with the Space...
Roger T. Low, who handles aerospace issues for the office of U.S. Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO), toured Space Foundation World Headquarters on May 20 to see the region's first and only space, science and technology attraction -- the Space Foundation Discovery Center.Senator Bennet has visited the Space Foundation in his support of STEM education; read about that visit here. And read about his...
The Country Chix, a Falcon, Colo., chapter of the Red Hat Society, visited the Space Foundation's Discovery Center today.The group is open to women of all ages who have a flair for adventure and a fondness for the colors red and purple. Women over the age of 50 in the group wear red hats and purple clothing, while the under-50 women wear pink hats and lavender clothes. The group started in August...
On May 1, the Space Foundation conducted a briefing on Capitol Hill for almost 50 government officials and congressional staffers to discuss the findings published in The Space Report 2013: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity.The Space Report, published annually by the Space Foundation, contains worldwide space facts and figures and is illustrated with photographs, charts...
Important news for attendees of the Space Foundation's 30th Space Symposium - in 2014, the Space Symposium will be held a month later than its usual April slot, and is scheduled for May 19-22, 2014, at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo., USA.The date change is due to renovation and construction at The Broadmoor. 
The 29th National Space Symposium concluded Thursday night with the gala Space Technology Hall of Fame Dinner® and the Reception in Celebration of the New Generation Space Leaders.The event proved a successful accomplishment in a challenging year with 9,000 total participants from more than 30 nations. Among the participants were:Approximately 160 exhibitors, including 33 that...



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