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Celebrating Apollo: More of the Right Stuff

Space Awareness

The Space Foundation begins its year-long commemoration of the Apollo missions of 1969 with subject matter from its new thematic calendar -- human spaceflight. The Apollo missions laid a foundation for our current and future successes in space. Read more »

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Space Foundation Delivers Virtual STEM Program to Students in Kabul

Space Foundation News

The Space Foundation recently provided STEM programming to visiting college-level students at a Lincoln Learning Center in Kabul, through oversight by the U.S. Embassy. Read more »

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Space Foundation Report Reveals Global Space Economy at $383.5 Billion in 2017

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 19, 2018) - The Space Foundation today released the findings of its publication The Space Report 2018: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity. Read more »

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Nomination Period Opens for 2019 General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 27, 2018) – The Space Foundation is now accepting nominations for its highest award, the General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award. Read more »

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Space Foundation Celebrates Countdown to Apollo

Space Foundation Press Release

The Space Foundation invites the public to its Discovery Center in Colorado Springs to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 8's pioneering lunar adventure. Join other space and history fans to remember, reflect and reignite the inspiration of a Christmas-season journey that united the world in wonder. Read more »

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Space Foundation Remembers Former President George H. W. Bush

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Dec. 1, 2018) - Today, the Space Foundation family joins with the rest of America and the world in remembering and honoring the life and legacy of President George H. W. Bush, 41st President of the United States.   Read more »

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Space Foundation's Space Commerce Workshop in Los Angeles Helps Develop Minority Businesses

Space Foundation News

On Jan. 26, the Space Foundation offered the second in its series of Space Commerce Opportunity Workshops with the goal of bringing minority business leaders into the greater space commerce community. The workshop was held at the University of Southern California and the Space Foundation partnered with Southern California Commercial Spaceflight Initiative and the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce for this event. Read more »

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Winners of the Space Foundation’s 9th Annual International Student Art Contest Announced

Space Foundation Press Release

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan 23, 2019) -- The Space Foundation has announced the winners of its 9th Annual Space Foundation International Student Art Contest, co-sponsored by Firefly Aerospace. Read more »

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Minority Businesses Apply Now for Space Symposium Scholarships

Space Foundation News

To promote networking opportunities with industry leaders, the Space Foundation will award 20 scholarships for minority-owned businesses to the 35th Space Symposium, to be held April 8-11, 2019, at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Read more »