Press Releases

04/30/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May. 1, 2009) -- The Space Foundation inducted three individuals and three organizations into the Space Technology Hall of Fame® last month for their roles in developing two technologies that originated with space exploration and have now had a positive impact on life on Earth. In addition, six individuals and three organizations received commendations from the Hall of...
03/10/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Mar. 11, 2009) -- A more efficient truck cab design and an algae-based food supplement will be inducted into the Space Technology Hall of Fame® April 2 at the 25th National Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colo.An aerodynamic fairing concept originally developed for spaceflight was modified by NASA Dryden Flight Research Center to reduce drag on large trucks to...
02/13/2009
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 13, 2009) -- Technology is serious business - but understanding it doesn't have to be. In this spirit, the Space Foundation has chosen Bill Nye the Science Guy® to entertain and inform the audience at the Space Technology Hall of Fame Dinner April 2 at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo.Since 1988, the Space Technology Hall of Fame, in cooperation with...
02/27/2008
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 27, 2008) -- Three remarkable technologies have been selected for induction into the Space Technology Hall of Fame® on its 20th anniversary, the Space Foundation announced today.  ArterioVision software, ResQPOD non-invasive medical device, and Petroleum Remediation Product (PRP) were selected by a prestigious panel of judges as the 2008 inductees.  The...
02/21/2008
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 21, 2008) -- By popular demand, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, one of the most highly sought-after public speakers in America, will return to deliver the capstone address of the 24th National Space Symposium during the 20th anniversary Space Technology Hall of Fame Dinner.  The symposium, the premier annual gathering of the global space community, will take place...
09/12/2007
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Sep. 12, 2007) -- The Space Foundation is accepting nominations for the 2008 class of inductee technologies for its prestigious Space Technology Hall of Fame. 2008 will mark the 20th anniversary of this program that honors the remarkable innovation of organizations and individuals who transform space technology into commercial products that improve life on Earth. The...
05/24/2006
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May. 25, 2006) -- The Space Foundation is currently accepting nominations for its prestigious Space Technology Hall of Fame program. The Space Foundation, in partnership with NASA, created the Space Technology Hall of Fame in 1988 to honor the innovators who transform space-based technology into commercial products and services that improve life on Earth. Forms can be...
03/07/2006
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Mar. 8, 2006) -- The Space Foundation today announced that the iRobot PackBot Tactical Mobile Robot and Novariant AutoFarm RTK AutoSteer are the 2006 inductees into the prestigious Space Technology Hall of Fame. The innovative individuals and organizations who adapted these technologies will be recognized April 6 at a private induction ceremony and at the Space Technology...
06/23/2005
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jun. 24, 2005) -- Nominations are due July 1 for the 2006 Space Technology Hall of Fame. Individuals and organizations may nominate commercial products, services, and technologies originally developed for the space program and now transformed for use on Earth. An esteemed panel of judges reviews the submissions and recommends technologies, their innovators, and innovating...
05/04/2005
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May. 5, 2005) -- The Space Foundation has received a number of excellent nominations for `down to Earth` technologies to be considered for induction into the Space Technology Hall of Fame. Organizations and individuals are encouraged to submit nominations on or before July 1, 2005, to allow for the rigorous due diligence process that leads to the selection of the 2006...

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