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Learn the Benefits of Space Certification

The Space Foundation builds awareness of the benefits of space through our Space Certification™ program, which demonstrates how space technologies improve life on Earth and makes space more accessible to everyone. Products and services that display the Space Certification seal are guaranteed to have stemmed from or been dramatically improved by technologies originally developed for…

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Emisshield, Inc., is Certified Space Technology™

Emisshield, Inc., is the most recent Space Foundation Certified Space Technology™ Partner. Located in Blacksburg, Va., Emisshield, Inc., was founded in 1999 as Wessex and changed its name to Emisshield in 2010. As a privately-held company, Emisshield holds six patents related to unique products. Emisshield is a thin film, ceramic nanoparticle material with high emissivity…

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Apply Now for Space Certification

Technologies developed for use in space that have been adapted for use on Earth may qualify for Space Certification™. Developed and administered by the Space Foundation, the Space Certification program serves three purposes: Providing a unique marketing edge for Space Certification partners Demonstrating to the public how space technologies now improve life on Earth Making…

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NORAD Tracks Santa is a Space Foundation Certified Imagination Partner

Space Foundation Certified Imagination Products are those that increase public interest in, and excitement for, space and inspire new generations to take an active interest in space. They cover the spectrum from beer maps to books about space to Santa tracking, and at this time of year the focus is on NORAD Tracks Santa. This…

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How to Become a Space Foundation Certification Partner

Space technology touches and enhances practically every aspect of life on Earth. Much of what improves our lives – healthcare, communications, travel, recreation, entertainment – benefits directly from technology originally developed for or improved for space exploration. The Space Foundation Space Certification™ Program provides special recognition for the companies that produce and market these products and…

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Learn the Benefits of Space Certification

Products and services that display the Space Certification seal are guaranteed to have stemmed from or been dramatically improved by technologies originally developed for space exploration or to have significant impact in teaching people about the value of space utilization. Developed and administered by the Space Foundation, the Space Certification program serves three purposes: Providing…

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PhiLumina LLC is a New Space Foundation Certified Space Technology™ Partner

The Space Foundation announces its newest Certified Space Technology™ Partner, PhiLumina, LLC, a company that specializes in imaging systems, software, services and solutions. PhiLumina, LLC Founder and CEO Mark Allen Lanoue was inducted into the Space Technology Hall of Fame® in 2005 for his hyperspectral imaging systems. The Space Foundation manages both the Space Certification…

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Certified Partner Salt Cases, LLC, Funds New Product Line with Kickstarter Campaign

In August, Space Foundation Certified Partner Salt Cases, LLC, announced the official launch of its Kickstarter campaign to fund its new product line, the world’s first and only smartphone cases to offer thermal protection. The Kickstarter campaign will run through September 23, 2013. When a smartphone, tablet or laptop is exposed to extreme temperatures (more…

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Attention Certification Partners: Is your Technology Eligible for the Space Technology Hall of Fame?

The deadline has been extended until Sept. 27 to submit a nomination for the 2014 Space Technology Hall of Fame.  This international program honors innovations by organizations and individuals who transform space technology into commercial products that improve life on Earth. Nomination information, including a downloadable nomination form, is available here.  Anyone can submit a nomination…

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The Drive SunShine Institute is a Space Foundation Certification Program Partner

The Space Foundation has certified the Drive SunShine Institute (DSI) as a Certified Educational Products partner for its efforts in supporting a green environment and clean air educational technology. DSI promotes the use of alternative fuels such as wind and solar that, like the battery technology found in their automobiles, can be traced from technology…

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