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Highlights of Past Events

03/19/2014
Tonight, Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham will participate in a panel discussion at the American Museum of Natural History in New York for the 2014 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate. The theme is "Selling Space," and the panel will be moderated by Neil deGrasse Tyson, Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium. Other panelists include:Wanda M. Austin, President and CEO...
01/15/2014
 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 15, 2014) - Starting Thursday, Jan. 30, the Space Foundation Discovery Center in Colorado Springs will remain open one evening each month, for a Star Days Thursday leading into a special theme Star Days Saturday. The monthly Star Days will feature extra attractions and activities, included in the price of regular Discovery Center admission.Discovery Center...
11/25/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Nov. 25, 2013) - The Space Foundation will bring space down to Earth for a special day of space history and winter-weather presentations for all ages at the Discovery Center in Colorado Springs on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Spend the day learning about the history of the U.S. space program, enjoying our arts and crafts area, joining "Cool Science" for...
10/28/2013
Saturday night's Space Foundation 2nd Annual Space & Science Fiction Halloween Ball was both bizarre and fun for all! In just the second year of this event, we enjoyed more than twice the number of guests as last year.Whether in costume or not, our spooky guests now serve as Space Foundation ambassadors, helping bring the community in to enjoy the many educational and inspirational benefits...
10/10/2013
At a private reception on Oct. 10, the Space Foundation celebrated the one-year anniversary of its Discovery Center, the region's first and only space, science and technology attraction. The evening featured a special performance by the student orchestra from the Thomas MacLaren School in Colorado Springs.The Discovery Center is located at Space Foundation World Headquarters, 4425 Arrowswest...
10/09/2013
This week, distinguished guests from the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and FireWatch America visited Space Foundation World Headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colo., and toured the Discovery Center. One purpose of the visit was to discuss progress on adoption of the FireWatch system locally to help protect people and property from wildfires that have plagued Colorado and the entire Western United...
09/23/2013
Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sept. 23, 2013) - On Friday, Oct. 4, the global celebration of World Space Week will launch locally when more than 500 elementary and middle school students and educators fill the seats of the U.S. Air Force Academy's (USAFA) Fairchild Hall auditorium for presentations by former NASA Astronaut Leroy Chiao, Ph.D. The Space Foundation is bringing Chiao to Colorado Springs...
09/11/2013
Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Holokauahi Pulham is in Maui, Hawai'i, this week for the 14th Annual Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference, and on Wednesday morning he delivered the featured speech "Space at the Crossroads."The Space Foundation takes an active role in educational and space-related activities in Hawai'i, and is an annual co-...
08/13/2013
The Space Foundation hosted a special community event Aug. 12 that featured a reception and a presentation by FireWatch CEO Joseph R. Turnham. FireWatch America, LLC, the exclusive U.S. distributor for the patented FireWatch system, currently has a proposal before the City of Colorado Springs. Attendees included representatives from local fire mitigation, military, business and citizen’s groups....
08/09/2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 8, 2013) - The Space Foundation's 10-week Summer of Discovery will conclude on Saturday, Aug. 10, with one final day celebrating "A Taste of Space Technology."The Discovery Center in Colorado Springs is the region's only space, science and technology attraction, and will close temporarily for expansion and construction, reopening after Labor Day, on Tuesday, Sept. 3....

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