Opinion

LISTEN TONIGHT: Jim Muncy Talks Policy on the Space Show

July 6, 2015

Time: Monday, 7/6 at 7:00pm – 8:30pm PDT, (10-11:30 PM EDT, 9-10:30 PM CDT) Where: Click here to listen live! Topic: Space policy issues. Spokesperson: James A. M. (Jim) Muncy is the President and founder of PoliSpace, co-founder of the Space Frontier Foundation, spent five year working in the U.S. Congress and has served on the board of […]

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Action Alert – Support the Space Exploration, Development and Settlement Act

April 14, 2015

Action Alert – Support the Space Exploration, Development and Settlement Act Help Make Space Settlement a Core Part of NASA’s Mission   To our friends and advocates: This is an action request, we need your help! The Space Exploration, Development and Settlement (SEDS) Act is about to be introduced in Congress. The purpose of the […]

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Space Frontier Foundation Endorses Zero Gravity Cocktail Project

March 11, 2015

Space Frontier Foundation Endorses Zero Gravity Cocktail Project All Supporters of Space Settlement are Encouraged to Show Support   Fellow Space Frontier Foundation Supporters, I would like to introduce and ask for your support for an aspiring Kickstarter project that tests a new way for drinking liquids in space: the “Zero Gravity Cocktail Project.” They […]

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Space Frontier Foundation Endorses Integrated Space Plan 2.0, Calls for a United Path to Settlement

July 21, 2014

Space Frontier Foundation Endorses Integrated Space Plan 2.0, Calls for a United Path to Settlement All Supporters of a United Path to Settlement are Encouraged to Show Support   This morning, I wrote the following letter of endorsement for a Kickstarter campaign (my first!). I would like to encourage you to review the letter and […]

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Tomorrow’s Policy Changes Begin Today

December 17, 2013

Support Today and Receive a Limited Edition 25th Anniversary Gift “The horse is here to stay, but the automobile is only a novelty, a fad.” President of Michigan Savings Bank, 1903 “I think there is a world market for about five computers.” Chairman of IBM, 1943 “A rocket will never be able to leave the […]

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Disruptive Ideas Will Make Space Settlement a Reality

December 10, 2013

Support Today and Receive a Limited Edition 25th Anniversary Gift Imagine if you will…a young girl is getting ready to go to school, but first she takes her phone out of her pocket, takes a picture out the window, and posts on her Facebook page “It’s a beautiful day here on Mars…today I’m giving a […]

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Sustainability Is Not An Option

October 29, 2013

Space Frontier Foundation Laments $1.2 Billion J-2X Dead End Nyack, NY – The Space Frontier Foundation (SFF) is distressed by the announcement that the J-2X Engine will never fly. NASA has numerous projects running on tight budgets that could have used the now-vaporized resources spent on J-2X. The engine was developed under NASA’s now-defunct Constellation […]

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Gravity and Space Debris – A Realistic Threat

October 16, 2013

‘Gravity’, the new movie starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney as astronauts, has been getting lots of press for its amazing cinematography and depiction of life in Earth orbit. The stunning visuals, along with the characters’ actions in space combined with the lack of sound are completely believable. That isn’t to say the film was […]

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Taking Space Education To The Next Level

August 26, 2013

Inspiring Teachers and Students Alike Nyack, NY August 26, 2013 Imagine the excitement of a student learning about space science by actually doing science. In many classrooms today, space science is nothing more than book study and a few tests.  Students read about the planets, maybe study a few galactic wonders and even get into […]

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There Is Another Way

August 7, 2013

Space Frontier Foundation Calls for a Sustainable Settlement Strategy led by NASA Washington DC, August 7, 2013 NASA has been without a worthwhile long-term goal or strategy since the Apollo Era, which was to put men on the Moon before the end of the 1960’s. The goal now should be the sustainable human settlement of […]

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