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100 Year Starship

Why This Trailblazing Astronaut Never Dreamed Of Going To Space

The Huffington Post | Eliza Sankar-Gorton | Posted 09.14.2015 | Science

Mae Jemison made history in 1992 when she rocketed into orbit aboard NASA's Space Shuttle Endeavor, becoming the first African-American woman to go in...

The Space Age, Race and a Quiet Revolution

Dr. Mae Jemison | Posted 04.30.2014 | Black Voices
Dr. Mae Jemison

Alongside me the day in 1992 when we launched, in the historical background, were others -- the African-American engineers, rocket scientists, physicists, administrators, technicians and life scientists who helped build the space program.

Sheryl Sandberg's 'Lean In' Leadership Sets Tongues Wagging

Kay Koplovitz | Posted 05.19.2013 | Business
Kay Koplovitz

This is a message I have been preaching to women for well over a decade, especially to women entrepreneurs.

Ex-Astronaut Spotlights Key Obstacle To Interstellar Travel

Posted 09.24.2012 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 09/24/2012 07:59 AM EDT on SPACE.com The biggest challenge in mounting a space mission to another star may not b...

Audacious Space Initiative Aims To Turn Sci-Fi Into Reality

Posted 05.22.2012 | Science

By: Jeremy Hsu, InnovationNewsDaily Senior Writer Published: 05/21/2012 05:34 PM EDT on InnovationNewsDaily Star Trek's bold vision of the stars...

'Hundred Year Starship' Wants To Send Space Explorers On One-Way Mission To Mars

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

"The human space program is now really aimed at settling other worlds," NASA Ames Research Center director Simon Worden said at the Long Conversation ...