How SpaceX Has Challenged Satellite Telecom Companies

SpaceX is planning an extremely low orbit range for the Starlink constellation. This tactic will present a considerable challenge for other companies.

Will the Space Force Develop the Right Culture for Its Mission?

The Air Force has chosen to organize around a theater-centric, centralized command and control system that is ill-suited for the global nature of space power.

Manned Voyages to Mars Must Overcome Big Challenges

For centuries man has dreamed of traveling to Mars. Unfortunately, sending humans to the “red planet” is an undertaking rife with obstacles, and it will take more than a vivid imagination to solve them.

Weekend of Apollo 11’s 50th Anniversary Opens on the Mall

In DC, crowds began to gather on the Mall early Friday to mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20.

How SpaceX Has Challenged Satellite Telecom Companies

Will the Space Force Develop the Right Culture for Its Mission?

Manned Voyages to Mars Must Overcome Big Challenges

Weekend of Apollo 11’s 50th Anniversary Opens on the Mall

Jeff Bezos’s Grandiose, But Completely Possible, Vision of Space Colonization

By Glynn Cosker
Contributor, In Space News

At a recent media event in Washington, D.C., Amazon founder Jeff Bezos revealed some more details about his new rocket company, Blue Origin, and revealed a prototype of a new lunar landing vehicle. However, that did not make the headlines – something else did.

The APUS chapter of Women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) recently hosted a presentation by AMU alumna Major Eleanor Morgan, who spoke about her background and professional career path. She also offered some advice to those in the audience who might be interested in pursuing a STEM  career.
In 1983, President Ronald Reagan proposed a new Cold War initiative designed to protect the United States from a nuclear attack by the Soviet Union. The anti-ballistic missile system was called the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI), but it quickly gained the nickname “Star Wars” after the popular science-fiction films.