Infiltrating the politics of the national space policy are a variety of space advocacy coalitions that apply pressure on policymakers in many different directions.
IKONOS was a commercial Earth observation satellite that was launched in September 1999. It operated for almost 16 years until its decommissioning in March 2015.
The Solar TErrestrial RElations Observatory (STEREO) consists of two identical spacecraft which NASA launched in 2006 into two different heliocentric orbits
Taken on the evening of September 10 this year, this week’s image features the Great Hercules Star Cluster.
On March 27, 2020, NASA scientists saw a beautiful new comet: Comet NEOWISE. The comet is named for the Near-Earth Object Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer
The inaugural Space Education and Strategic Applications (SESA) Conference, sponsored by American Military University, will be held at the historic Quaker Meetinghouse, 2111 Florida Ave., NW, Washington, D.C., on Friday, April 17, 2020.
I have written about the legacy of the Hubble Space Telescope and how it revolutionized our understanding of the cosmos.
Despite the enormous contributions that human space exploration has made in its short 60-year history, some critics still question the utility of and investment in space development.
Will future space exploration be led by the government or the private sector? In this episode, Dr. Gary Deel talks to Dr. Dan Britt about the evolving role of private-sector companies like SpaceX in space exploration and space commerce.