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10/12/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 12, 2017) - For its 34th year, the Space Foundation's Space Symposium will bring together leaders of the civil, commercial and defense space sectors from more than 30 spacefaring nations to discuss and shape the future of space.The Secretary of the U.S. Air Force, The Honorable Heather A. Wilson, will be the keynote speaker for the Symposium's Corporate Partnership...
10/03/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 3, 2017) - The United Nations declared in 1999, that Oct. 4 through Oct. 10 each year would be recognized as World Space Week, a time “to celebrate at the international level, the contributions of space science and technology to the betterment of the human condition.” The Space Foundation plans to do just that with a new exhibit opening and half...
09/14/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Sept. 14, 2017) - The Space Foundation will offer hands-on STEM activities for children at its booth at the Pikes Peak Regional Airshow, to be held in Colorado Springs, Sept. 23 and 24. The activities are designed to introduce children of all ages and skill levels to basic concepts of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Look for the Space Foundation...
08/28/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 28, 2017) – Returning for its eighth year, the Space Foundation’s Annual International Student Art Contest is now accepting art submissions.Student artists from around the world, ages 3 to 18 years, are invited to enter the contest by submitting their original artwork. Children may draw, paint or create a digital mixed media image for the 2018 contest theme "My Space...
08/16/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 16, 2017) - The Space Foundation announced today that Tess Hatch, Investor, Bessemer Venture Partners, will be featured at its Space Technology & Investment Forum (ST&IF), to be held in the heart of San Francisco, Aug. 30 and 31. Hatch will deliver the Startup Showcase Introduction, leading into the Startup Showcase Reception on Aug. 30, connecting new...
08/07/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 7, 2017) – It has been nearly 100 years since a total solar eclipse darkened the United States from coast to coast, and it is not predicted to occur again for another 18 years.Around noon on Monday, Aug. 21, Colorado Springs and the Front Range region will experience a total solar eclipse, with 90 percent of the Sun darkened by the Moon.To celebrate this astronomical...
08/03/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 3, 2017) - The Space Foundation today released the findings of its publication The Space Report 2017: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity.In 2016, the global space economy totaled $329 billion worldwide. The increase from $323 billion in 2015 was due to growth in commercial space sectors, with negligible declines in non-U.S. government and U.S....
08/02/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 2, 2017) – The mission began Nov. 26, 2011, when the Curiosity rover was launched from Earth on a nine-month journey to the red planet. After a daring landing on Aug. 5, 2012, the rover was safely on Mars, ready to explore. Curiosity is well known for inspiring today’s youth with its personable social media presence and ability to take “selfie” photos.To...
07/11/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 11, 2017) - The Space Foundation's Space Technology & Investment Forum (ST&IF) 2017 will be held in the heart of San Francisco, Aug. 30 and 31, joining together top venture capitalists and angel investors with space industry experts who can explain the technical, legal and business issues critical to market analysis and risk assessment. Attendees are invited...
06/27/2017
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 27, 2017) - The Space Foundation is now accepting nominations for its highest award, the General James E. Hill Lifetime Space Achievement Award. Honoring its late, long-time chairman, Gen. James E. Hill, USAF (Ret.), the award recognizes outstanding individuals who have distinguished themselves through lifetime contributions to humankind through exploration,...

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