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Free Admission for 25 Military Families to Discovery Center's Apollo 11 Anniversary Celebration

Space Foundation News

Thanks to premier sponsor Raytheon, the Space Foundation Discovery Center will offer free admission to the first 25 military families in line when doors open at 10:00 a.m. on July 20 for the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Celebration. Read more »

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Space Foundation is Now Accepting Nominations for Space Technology Hall of Fame®

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 13, 2019) – The Space Foundation is seeking nominations for induction into the prestigious Space Technology Hall of Fame® in 2020. This international program honors innovations by organizations and individuals who transform space technology into commercial products that improve life on Earth. Read more »

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Summer of Discovery Opens at Space Foundation Discovery Center

Space Foundation News

A reception for Passport Members and invited guests last night launched the opening of the Space Foundation Discovery Center's annual Summer of Discovery program. This summer's theme is Build! Read more »

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Build! a Martian Habitat and Explore Life Off Earth at the Space Foundation Discovery Center This Summer

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 29, 2019) - Do you have what it takes to live on Mars? Getting there is one small step, but the giant leap will be living on the red planet. Read more »

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Space4U Podcast: Meet Alice Bunn, UK Space Agency International Director

Space Foundation News

In this episode: Alice BunnWe meet Alice Bunn. Alice Bunn is the International Director at the UK Space Agency (UKSA), responsible for international engagement through multilateral and bilateral frameworks, capturing the wider societal benefits of space programs and harnessing the inspirational effect of space for skills and education. Read more »

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Laying a Foundation for Apollo

Space Awareness

The Space Foundation's commemoration of the Apollo missions continues with this article by Space Foundation Senior Analyst John Holst about a Gemini mission landmark. Gemini IV: There's a Starman Walking in the Sky Read more »

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Mission Spaceflight is Named Space Certification Space Educational Product

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 9, 2019) — The Space Foundation announces the addition of Mission Spaceflight to its Space Certification program in the category of Space Educational Products. Read more »

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Buy Tickets Now for Space Foundation's Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary Celebration

Space Awareness

The success of the Apollo 11 Moon landing in 1969 made possible our adventures in space today and laid a foundation for future achievements in space. Read more »

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Meet Geoff Chester in the Latest Space4U Podcast

Space Foundation News

In this episode: We meet Geoff Chester, the Public Affairs Officer (PAO) for the United States Naval Observatory in Washington, D.C., a position he has held since 1997. Read more »