Search form


News Briefs

The Brookings Institution Metropolitan Policy Program has issued a report Launch! Taking Colorado’s Space Economy to the Next Level. The report reflects six months of analysis by the Brookings Institution, in consultation with Colorado stakeholders orchestrated by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade, and takes a look at Colorado’s space industry and...
Colorado Springs Business Journal reporter Amy Gillentine spoke with Space Foundation CEO Elliot Pulham last month about PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space. The resulting article, published Jan. 31, quotes both supporters and detractors of the report.In the interview, Pulham talked about the process of socializing the report and the reaction from the space community:"For...
In memory of the Columbia accident, two Space Foundation researchers have written a Huffington Post article commemorating the disaster, and summarizing recommendations for NASA from the Space Foundation's recently released report PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space.The report and the article were authored by G. Ryan Faith (pictured top right) and Micah Walter-Range (pictured bottom...
Inspired by the Space Foundation's PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space report, Space Foundation Special Advisor - Human Spaceflight (and former NASA astronaut) Dr. Leroy Chiao penned an editorial that appeared on Jan. 24.Talking about the current state of manned space travel, Chiao says "What happened? Did America somehow lose, or see a diminished pioneering spirit...
On Saturday, Jan. 19, Space Foundation CEO Elliot Pulham will give a free public lecture entitled Blast Off! Exploring Space with the Space Foundation at the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum at 2:00 p.m. The museum is located in a restored 1903 courthouse at 215 South Tejon Street.The Space Foundation is partnering with the Pioneers Museum to support a special traveling...
It is with regret that the Space Foundation acknowledges the passing of former board member Rob Bednarek on Jan. 6 at the age of 55 after a long battle with cancer.Bednarek served on the Space Foundation board of directors for two terms, from 2005 to 2011."Rob was a pioneer and innovator in the commercial satellite industry, whose quick wit and personal warmth will be missed. His intelligence,...
Space Foundation Vice President - Marketing and Communications Janet Stevens will moderate a panel of astronauts on Saturday, Jan. 12, at 2:00 p.m. The presentation is part of the Pioneers Museum's To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA exhibit. This event is free and open to the public but registration is requested. Click here for more information on how to register....
Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham will be featured on the radio program The Space Show®, hosted by Dr. David Livingston, where he will discuss the Space Foundation's recently released report, PIONEERING: Sustaining U.S. Leadership in Space.The broadcast can be heard live Friday, Jan. 11, from 10:30 a.m. to noon MST, at To ask a...
UPDATE: The FY 2013 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which includes language that significantly modernizes space-related provisions within the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) law, was signed into law by the President on Jan. 3, paving the way for the United States to become more competitive in the global space arena."For years, we have watched the U.S....
The Space Foundation team extends warmest wishes for a happy and safe holiday season.Space Foundation offices will be closed for holiday break beginning Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, reopening Jan. 2, 2013.Media can reach us during the holiday break - and at any other time - at [email protected] Our holiday card artwork is by Space Foundation Graphic Designer Phil Nowicki.


Live Sun Image

Share This Page

Share this page with friends and bookmark for future reference.

Facebook Share on Facebook Twitter Tweet This LinkedIn Share on LinkedIn

Additional networks and bookmarking websites:


Give Us Feedback

We want to hear from you! Feel free to send us your comments about this page. General feedback for the Space Foundation is also welcome.