The third and final inductee into the 2016 Space Camp Hall of Fame class, the ceremony to be held as part of the 2016 Space Camp Summer Fest, is none other than Virgin Galactic CEO George Whitesides! A Space Camp alum, George oversees the day-to-day development and construction of both the… Continue reading
Hot off the presses, Space Camp has just released the second individual who will be inducted at this year’s Space Camp Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, part of the 2016 Space Camp Summer Fest! Jason Hopkins of Masten Space Systems! And before working business development at Masten, Jason spent all kinds… Continue reading
The 2016 Space Camp Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, part of Space Camp Summer Fest 2016, is just around the corner! Today, the very first inductee was announced! Amy Kaminski, Senior Policy Advisor, Office of the Chief Scientist at NASA! Before NASA, Amy spent time working at the Office of Management… Continue reading
Last night on ABC, season 3, episode 22 of The Goldbergs aired and featured Space Camp throughout the episode! A show set in the 80s, this episode started off with the main Goldberg child at the movies with his friends watching SpaceCamp and Jinx! If you have a cable package,… Continue reading
My initial impression upon seeing the new Space Camp T-Shirt from Homage, an Ohio clothing retailer that “turns back the clock with shout outs to eclectic moments and personalities in sports, music, politics, and popular culture,” was to wonder why on Earth anyone would want to buy the very same T-Shirt… Continue reading
The annual NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge Tomorrow and Saturday (formally The Great Moonbuggy Race) begins tomorrow and runs through Saturday at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center! The race begins at 7am both days! Come early! It’s a pretty exciting thing to check out! Students from around the world… Continue reading
The large silver cylinder that has stood just outside of Hab2 for decades was shipped off today. The Shuttle-Centaur rocket stage will be making its new home at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Space Camp Hall of Famer Robert Pearlman has more over at CollectSpace. For one heck… Continue reading
Space Camp has hired Trip Ferguson away from Remington’s Huntsville operations and made him the new Vice President of Space Camp Programs. The news broke via the January USSRC Newsletter, as shown below! Congratulations on getting the gig, Trip, and welcome to Space Camp!
For the second time this year, the day after Christmas, a fire broke out at Space Camp. Fortunately, for the second time this year, no one was injured. This fire was much more major and completely torched the roof on what had been the former “Mission to Mars” Space Camp… Continue reading
Happy Thanksgiving, all! If you’re going to wake up early to head out and camp in line somewhere well, before you do, be sure to check out the annual Space Camp Black Friday discount on camp programs!