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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 10, 2012) -- The Space Foundation tracked the Fiscal Year 2012 budget request for U.S. Department of Defense space programs through the legislative process. This document identifies U.S. Department of Defense space programs and their authorized and appropriated funding levels for FY 2012, as signed into law. In addition, the document outlines several space policy...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 10, 2012) -- Plan now to attend the 28th National Space Symposium, to be held April 16-19 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo., and save money by registering by Friday.The Space Foundation is offering a Super Early Bird rate with up to $500 in savings for industry attendees who register by Jan. 13.Plus, attendees can order the Space Foundation...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 9, 2012) -- The Space Foundation's 28th National Space Symposium will bring together the leading decision-makers from the global space community and, for one panel, some of the greatest scientific minds in the U.S.Moderated by Bill Nye the Science Guy®, who is both a popular media figure and a legitimate scientist, the last panel discussion of the April 16-19...
Space Foundation team members Janet Stevens, Margo Hatton and Bernadette Sormani got into the holiday spirit along with members of their families on Christmas Eve by answering phone calls and emails for the North American Aerospace Defense Command's NORAD Tracks Santa Program.NORAD Tracks Santa is a Certified Imagination Product in the Space Foundation's Space CertificationTM program.This year...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 16, 2011) -- "Every piece of the universe, even the tiniest snow crystal, matters somehow. I have a place in the pattern, and so do you..." T.A. BarronThe Space Foundation will be closed Dec. 16, 2011 - Jan. 2, 2012.  Have a happy and safe holiday season.Artwork by: Joann Wong, Sand Creek High School, Colorado Springs, Colo.; 2011 Space Foundation Student Art...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 4, 2011) -- Congress continues to work on completing the two most important defense-related pieces of legislation before the calendar year ends. The latest step was the Senate passing its version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). It differs from its House counterpart and, as such, those differences must be worked out before the measure can be sent to...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Nov. 23, 2011) -- Colorado public television viewers can see the Space Foundation in action on Rocky Mountain PBS in two locally produced educational programs for students - "Matchwits" and "Homework Hotline.""Matchwits" Now in its 27th season, "Matchwits" is a weekly high school academic quiz program produced by Rocky Mountain PBS station KTSC-TV in Pueblo, Colo. It is...
Holiday travelers on American Airlines can learn more about the benefits of space technologies for those of us on Earth - and in the air. Space Foundation Director - Space Awareness Kevin Cook is featured in an interview on the airline's Executive Report onboard broadcast.In the interview, Cook talks about two Space Foundation programs: Space CertificationTM and the Space Technology Hall of...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Nov. 18, 2011) -- Despite a very contentious year between Congress and the White House, President Barack Obama has signed a spending bill that sets the 2012 budget for NASA, bringing to an end several years of operation under restrictive Continuing Resolutions that underfunded the agency. According to Space Foundation Vice President - Washington Operations Brendan...
To learn why The Space Store was recently named a Space Foundation Certified Imagination Partner, see a new video here.Based in Englewood, Colo., The Space Store offers a wide variety of space-related products ranging from books to memorabilia to exclusive replica spacesuits, as well as Space Foundation merchandise including Space Shuttle posters and postcards.Found online at www.TheSpaceStore....



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