Category Archives: Event

Legislative Blitz in Washington Feb. 27 – Mar. 1

From February 27–March 1, 2011, the National Space Society (NSS) and the Space Exploration Alliance (SEA) will be holding the annual Legislative Blitz in Washington, D.C. The 2011 Blitz comes at a crucial moment. In September 2010, Congress passed the … Continue reading

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Moon Day in Dallas July 18

The National Space Society of North Texas, in conjunction with the Frontiers of Flight Museum, is hosting Moon Day 2010 on Sunday July 18 from 1 pm to 5 pm. In addition to displays and demonstrations by numerous space-related organizations, … Continue reading

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National Space Society Co-Sponsors NewSpace 2010 Conference July 23-25

The National Space Society (NSS) is pleased to be a continuing co-Sponsor of the Space Frontier Foundation (SFF) NewSpace Conference. This year the conference will take place July 23-25, 2010, at the Domain Hotel in Silicon Valley, CA. “The SFF … Continue reading

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Buzz Aldrin "Dances to the Stars"

The National Space Society wishes Apollo 11 astronaut, and NSS Governor, Buzz Aldrin, great success in his latest adventure. As the next installment in his tireless efforts to raise public awareness of and support for the future of our nation’s … Continue reading

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Two LCROSS Lunar Impacting Events on Friday

OMSI To Show NASA LCROSS Impacting The Moon The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) will offer space exploration enthusiasts the opportunity to watch the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite(LCROSS) crash-land on the Moon Friday, October 9. The LCROSS will … Continue reading

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AIAA to Discuss Implications of Augustine Commission Report

AIAA Panel to Discuss Implications of Augustine Commission Report for America’s Human Space Flight Plans The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) will host a panel of experts to discuss the implications of the Augustine Commission report, “Review of … Continue reading

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Malta and the Moon

THE MOON FOR ALL MANKIND – THE MALTA MOON The moon is our closest celestial body and by far the brightest object in the night sky. It has fascinated man since antiquity. The International Year of Astronomy 2009 celebrates the … Continue reading

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Lunar Plans in Question

Econominst.com is sponsoring a debate on the question of whether we should return to the Moon, Returning to the moon- This house believes that NASA should not send humans back to the moon. Michael N. Gold is defending, Gregg Maryniak is … Continue reading

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Mars Society Conference

The Mars Society Conference is off to a great start.  I was in the neighborhood so I dropped by this evening, they had a lovely reception.  Chris Carberry said that the Legislative Blitz had been a great success. I hope … Continue reading

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The Canadian Space Movement

How do we get young Canadians to reach for the stars? by Sumitra Rajagopalan Forty years later, the sequel is being written as the US and many other countries, including Canada, gear up for the next Moon shot. Like the … Continue reading

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