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One of our main methods for accomplishing our mission is to ensure that the media and the general public have access to up-to-date, accurate, credible and compelling information about space and the Space Foundation.

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2019 Shepard Award ceremony Educators: Apply by Jan. 10 for the 2020 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award
Photo of Kevin Orangers Kevin Orangers Named Executive Director of Space Foundation Discovery Center
Cartoon of Snooppy as an astronaut Peanuts and Space Foundation Offer Free STEM Lesson Plans
Photo of 2019 Future Space Scholars Meet International Final participants Space Foundation Begins Its World Space Week Activities in China
logo for World Space Week Free Admission to the Space Foundation Discovery Center this Saturday
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We were given a tour today by Christina DeGrant at the Space Foundation. It was simply amazing and beautiful. I can't wait to go back! Thank you so much!
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Oct 2019
Join us for Mad Science and Spooky Science interactive fun.  Halloween trick or treating is included! Come dressed in costume and experience our mad science… [more]
30
Oct 2019
In 1972, Apollo 17 astronauts left the surface of the Moon for the final time to return back to Earth. Nearly 50 years later, NASA has developed a plan to… [more]
31
Oct 2019
Join us for Halloween trick-or-treating, come dressed in costume and try your hand at driving rovers around a simulated Mars pumpkin patch! Activities include… [more]
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