Latest News Briefs and Press Releases

The Space Foundation's mission is to be the preeminent resource for space education, a trusted source of space information, and a provider of exceptional forums for the exchange of ideas.

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.

Reporters may contact us anytime at [email protected], +1.719.576.8000 or +1.800.691.4000

Yuri's Night Astronauts Meet Space Heroes and Support STEM Education at the Discovery Center
Major Anna Gunn-Golkin Space Foundation Names First Recipient of the Admiral James O. Ellis, Jr., New Generation National Security Scholarship
Photo of Diego Martinez Science Teacher Diego Martinez is 2018 Recipient of the Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award
Explore Space Hands-On Space Foundation Offers Week-Long Spring Break Workshop for Children 8-11 Years of Age*
Image of the outline of a heart against space background A Heartfelt Valentine's Message
This was such a fun and inspiring experience! It took me back to my childhood fascination with science and breathed new life into it. I feel much more optimistic and excited for the future than I did before my visit! Thank you so much for this great experience.
- Jennifer

Upcoming Events

May 2019
This year America is remembering the 50th anniversary of the Apollo space program, and the Space Foundation is joining in the national celebration! Who were… [more]
May 2019
May the 4th is Star Wars day at the Discovery Center! Celebrate with us this year as we enjoy "May the 4th Be With You!" Join us in celebrating a movie… [more]
View all events
Sign up for our monthly Star Blast email to know about all upcoming events.