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04/24/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 24, 2009) -- Students from the University of Hawaii at Hilo's space studies seminar program enjoyed a wide-ranging lecture and question-and-answer session about the global space industry April 23 with Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Holokauahi Pulham - himself a native of the "Big Island" of Hawai'i who attended UH Hilo as a college freshman.Linked...
04/24/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 24, 2009) -- More than 68 percent of the $257 billion in 2008 global space activity was driven by commercial ventures including GPS technology, satellite radio, telecommunications and direct-to-home television. Last year's overall industry growth rate was approximately 2.5 percent, but consumer sectors were much more robust - some growing as much as 31 percent. The...
04/20/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 21, 2009) -- Register by May 15 for Space Business Forum: New York to save $200 and receive a special advance electronic version of The Space Report 2009: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity.Created for Wall Street analysts, investment bankers, institutional advisors, and high-risk insurers, Space Business Forum: New York will be held on...
04/17/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 17, 2009) -- Registration is open for the Space Foundation's Space Business Forum: New York on Thursday, June 4, 2009, at the Hilton New York Hotel in New York City. Created for Wall Street analysts, investment bankers, institutional advisors, and high-risk insurers, the Forum provides a meaningful exchange with industry leaders about aerospace and defense financing...
04/14/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 14, 2009) -- The Space Report 2009: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity has revealed that worldwide space revenues grew nearly 2.5 percent in 2008, rising to $257 billion. This is one of many fascinating facts revealed in the publication -- the definitive overview of the global space industry and a valuable resource for government and business leaders,...
04/05/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Apr. 5, 2009) -- The 25th National Space Symposium was a success by every conceivable measure: record-breaking attendance of almost 8,000; the largest and most diverse exhibits ever; meaty and intriguing programs; inspiring and informative speakers; innovative educational programs; and highly productive networking. From the magnificent performance of the Colorado...
03/01/2009
In a relationship facilitated by the Space Foundation, TransTech Corporation is now using the petroleum remediation product (PRP) technology developed by Universal Remediation, Inc., to clean up potential spills of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) associated with testing transformers for PCB content.PRP technology is officially recognized by the Space Foundation as a Certified Space Technology...
02/28/2009
Oxford, Ohio, Chiropractor Alan Hudson credited NASA and the Space Foundation in a recent article in the Oxford Press for his ability to measurably improve his patients’ pain. Hudson is one of many chiropractic doctors who have added the Insight Subluxation Station to their practice."The technology is designed to measure some of those things that cannot be measured," Hudson said. "We can map out...
01/13/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 14, 2009) -- On Jan. 13, the Space Foundation hosted a meeting of the Space Foundation Correspondents Group (SFCG) featuring NASA Administrator Michael Griffin, Ph.D. During the breakfast Griffin addressed a variety of issues including the value of U.S. international cooperation in civil space to national security, the importance of investing in the superiority of...
01/01/2009
There’s a good chance that your dentist is using water purification technology originally developed for NASA. DentaPure® uses Space Certified Technology Microbial Check Valve (MCV®) to clean water used in high-speed drills and other dental instruments.   Developed by Umpqua Research of Myrtle Creek, Ore., to support manned missions aboard the Space Shuttle and...

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