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100 Year Starship

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...

Pentagon Offers $1 Million Dollars For Best Interstellar Exploration Plan

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 08.16.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — The Defense Department first proposed Star Wars. Now it wants Star Trek. DARPA, the Pentagon's research agency that helped foster ...

'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 ...