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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 5, 2015) - The Space Foundation is hosting a Space Career Day Workshop at Utah State University (Logan) on Monday, Aug. 10, from 7:30 a.m. until noon. The workshop is part of the 2015 Small Satellite Conference, held Aug. 8-13, at Utah State University, but students need not be registered for the conference in order to attend the workshop.Graduate and undergraduate...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 5, 2015) - Summer is almost over, but not until the Space Foundation Discovery Center sends it out with a bang. The final "Super Saturday" event of the season will take place Aug. 8, from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and will feature special guests, demonstrations and Astronaut Ice Cream.Heatsheets® Space Blankets will be given to early arriving guests, while supplies last...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 31, 2015) – The Space Foundation Discovery Center will be spending Labor Day Saturday celebrating life aboard the International Space Station (ISS). With educational and interactive fun for all ages, this day has a little something for everyone.Various interactions will be available throughout the day to give guests a sampling of what day-to-day life is like...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 29, 2015) - Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has made a four-year commitment to Colorado Springs and the Space Foundation to provide educational opportunities to inspire the next generation of innovators through science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education. Raytheon will be sponsoring STEM related educational activities at the Space Foundation's Discovery Center...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 28, 2015) – The Space Foundation Discovery Center Summer of Discovery programming is almost over, but it is not going out without a bang. The TESLA Steampunk group will be onsite with fun, activities and steampunk attire. Astronaut Foods® will also be at the Discovery Center from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. helping guests decide which Astronaut Ice Cream flavor is...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 23, 2015) – Successful space industry CEOs and founders of NewSpace startups will share their experiences with securing funding and identifying creative financing solutions to launch new products and services at the Space Foundation’s Space Technology & Investment Forum.This by-invitation conference will be held in the heart of the San Francisco financial...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 15, 2015) – Robots, sun spots and a former NASA astronaut, these are just a few of the events planned for the Space Foundation Discovery Center “Super Saturday” event July 18. This Space-cation is themed, “Exploring our Universe” and the day will be overflowing with interactive educational fun for all ages. The day will also feature a special of buy one child's...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 14, 2015) – Former NASA astronaut and commander of the International Space Station (ISS), Dr. Leroy Chiao, will be visiting the Space Foundation Discovery Center July 16 through 18. Chiao, the Space Foundation’s special advisor - human spaceflight, will be signing autographs, taking photos and inspiring the next generation of astronauts, scientists and engineers. The...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 13, 2015) – The Space Foundation welcomes Taylor Devices, Inc., of North Tonawanda, N.Y., and its seismic damper technology into the Space Certification Program. Earlier this year, Taylor Devices, Inc., and seismic damper technology were inducted into the Space Technology Hall of Fame.About the Seismic DamperIn the 1960's, Taylor Devices was awarded a NASA contract...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 8, 2015) – This week, the Space Foundation released its 2015 edition of The Space Report: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity, with data on the growth of the global space economy, invaluable information for anyone planning investments in space-related businesses.For example, nearly half of the satellites launched in 2014 were nanosatellites with a mass...



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