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Exclusive Opportunity: Your Exploration Adventure

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Exclusive Opportunity: Your Exploration Adventure You’ve got wanderlust. You want to plan a vacation, but not just any vacation. Sitting on a crowded beach, drinking warm beer is underwhelming. You want a real adventure. But you may not have the skills to climb Kilimanjaro, or the inside knowledge for planning an Amazon river excursion, or…

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Discovery: The Earth Next Door

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Discovery: The Earth Next Door – Exoplanet Science Gets a Boost Scientists have found the closest planet to Earth – four light-years away – that could support life. This means more than just the discovery itself, it could herald in a new era of exoplanet science that is more focused, driving better results. Here’s a…

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5 Space Companies Earth Needs

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Protecting Earth is not a job for just one day. From space, companies are uncovering new, unique opportunities to sustain Earth. Planet Labs In the next year, Planet Labs will have the largest constellation of satellites in space gathering data from Earth 24/7. This space startup leverages their imagery data to monitor agriculture programs that…

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Explore Space, Sustain Earth

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Explore Space, Sustain Earth Earth Day 2016 comes on the heels of exciting achievements in the commercial space industry in the form of reusable technology. Today, we must look up in order to protect what is beneath our feet. The goal of exploring space is not to leave our fragile planet behind, but rather to…

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The Billionaire Space Debate

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Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, Yuri Milner – are they extremely wealthy? Yes, but space is not a hobby for these billionaires. Using lessons they learned from e-commerce, technology and aerospace, they are driving extreme growth in the space industry. These individuals can clearly see the enormous potential space offers – just as they saw the…

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April 25: Entrepreneurial Space Business Training

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What Entrepreneurial Space Business Training, approved for two AIAA Continuing Education Credits , is a comprehensive, nine-week course that addresses the key aspects of design, systems engineering, space applications, business and finance fundamentals in the space industry. This will include discussion of the “Commercial Leverage Model” which provides a good conceptual model and practical framework…

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Space Frontier Foundation Advances Renewed Cause for Space Entrepreneurship, Sustainable Settlement with Unified Vision

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Space Frontier Foundation Advances Renewed Cause for Space Entrepreneurship, Sustainable Settlement with Unified Vision FREMONT, Calif., April 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Space Frontier Foundation announced a new strategy and commitment to entrepreneurship in the space industry that will drive the nonprofit organization’s activities and initiatives over the next five years. The Foundation also…

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Right Goal, Right Time: SEDS Act

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For years, the space community has supported the goal of extending human existence to deep space by establishing permanent settlements. It is now widely accepted that this goal is not only the right goal at the right time, but it is achievable. Introduction of the SEDS Act (HR 4752) affirms what we already know: that…

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