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Register for ISDC 2014 Now! Prices Go Up April 1

International Space Development Conference 2014 Registration goes up April 1. Now is the time to Register for what promises to be a truly extraordinary Conference.  Our Living in Space Track includes presentations from a variety of different disciplines ranging from … Continue reading

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Participate in the International SunSat Competition – Over $40,000 in Prizes Will Be Awarded!

The National Space Society in affiliation with Ohio University is pleased to announce that the International SunSat Design Competition is now registering competitive teams.  This two-year project is designed to link global scientific communities with university-based (and other) digital media … Continue reading

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NSS Partners with Explore Mars for 2013 Humans to Mars (H2M) Summit

We are pleased to announce that NSS is a partner organization for the Humans to Mars Summit (H2M). Co-sponsored by Explore Mars and the Space Policy Institute of George Washington University, H2M will be held on May 6-8, 2013 at the Lisner … Continue reading

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Coming August 5th: Curiosity's Seven Minutes of Terror Landing on Mars

In this 5-minute video, team members at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory share the challenges of the Curiosity Mars rover’s final minutes to landing on the surface of Mars. For more information see getcurious.com.

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Additional Keynote Meal Speakers Announced for ISDC

We are pleased to announce that the following individuals have been confirmed as featured meal speakers for the 2012 International Space Development Conference later this month: Mark Sirangelo, Chairman, Sierra Nevada Space Systems, as the Keynote Speaker at the 25th … Continue reading

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Video: Buzz Aldrin presents NSS Space Pioneer Award to Stephen Colbert

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1st Space Solar Power International Student and Young Professional Design Competition

The Space Generation Advisory Council is announcing a partnership with the International Astronautical Federation’s Space Power Committee (SPC) to organise and run the 1st Space Solar Power International Student and Young Professional Design Competition. The competition aims to challenge entrants … Continue reading

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Buzz Aldrin Presents NSS Space Pioneer Award on Colbert Report May 3

On Thursday, May 3, Buzz Aldrin, Apollo XI Astronaut and Member of the NSS Board of Governors, presented a 2012 Space Pioneer Award for Mass Media to Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report on the Comedy Central cable network. Colbert … Continue reading

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Why Explore Space Video Contest

The Coalition for Space Exploration is sponsoring a video contest to communicate why space matters. Deadline for submission is May 19. Do you have “The Right Stuff” to make an inspirational and thought provoking video with “Deep Impact” about the … Continue reading

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NSS Executive Director Addresses Media at Next-Generation Suborbital Researchers Conference

National Space Society Executive Director Paul E. Damphousse addresses the media at the 3rd annual Next-Generation Suborbital Researchers Conference (NSRC) today in Palo Alto, CA. “The NSRC has quickly become the premier event for the advancement of research activity within … Continue reading

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