Educators: Apply by Feb. 1 for the 2018 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award

Photo of 2017 Shepard Award recipient

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 25, 2017) – Educators who have demonstrated a commitment to inspiring students’ interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) may apply now to receive the 2018 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award. Given annually by the Astronauts Memorial Foundation (AMF), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Space…


World Space Week Takes Over the Space Foundation Discovery Center, Oct. 4 – 10

World Space Week Logo

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…