Top news of the week: 25.08.2020.

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Space Tech

On Aug 19, 2020
@spacecom shared
RT @ForbesTech: Billionaire Elon Musk raises $1.9 billion in new funding for SpaceX https://t.co/dUV1vGtVSa by @skleb1234
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On Aug 19, 2020
@spacecom shared
RT @SpaceFoundation: BREAKING: Space Symposium has officially been rescheduled for August 2021. As well, we're excited to announce our new virtual initiative, Space Symposium 365! Get the full details in the press release below. 🚀 #SpaceFoundation #36Space https://t.co/LL32TcEeV8
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36th Space Symposium Rescheduled for August 2021

36th Space Symposium Rescheduled for August 2021

Space Foundation today announced that the 36th Space Symposium, set for October 31–November 2, 2020, has been rescheduled for August 22–26, 2021.

On Aug 24, 2020
@SpaceNews_Inc shared
China has developed a vision for an international lunar research station and is seeking international involvement in the project. https://t.co/TPfhyEjOyw https://t.co/AaWx171NGY
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China is aiming to attract partners for an international lunar research station

China is aiming to attract partners for an international lunar research station

China has developed a vision for an international lunar research station and is seeking international involvement in the project.

On Aug 20, 2020
@joe_landon shared
RT @lmnews: “This full scale mock-up is critical as it will inform our design and requirements earlier in the program allowing us to accelerate our development and meet the 2024 lunar landing goal.” Kirk Shireman, @LockheedMartin VP of lunar campaigns. More: https://t.co/AefD64EliY #Artemis https://t.co/0oXXX2N3Kl
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Blue Origin-Led National Team Delivers Lunar Lander Engineering Mockup to NASA

Blue Origin-Led National Team Delivers Lunar Lander Engineering Mockup to NASA

Today, the Blue Origin-led Human Landing System (HLS) National Team – comprised of Blue Origin, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and Draper – delivered an engineering mockup of …

On Aug 20, 2020
@SpaceFoundation shared
"To be a leader in the space industry, you have to be a visionary. That vision drives innovation, and space innovation drives technology advances that impact virtually every facet of daily life." Shelli Brunswick, Space Foundation COO Read more at: https://t.co/2fwrptqQuC
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Wisdom From The Women Leading The Space Industry, With

Wisdom From The Women Leading The Space Industry, With

I had the pleasure of interviewing Shelli Brunswick, Chief Operating Officer, Space Foundation

On Aug 24, 2020
@b0yle shared
RT @planet4589: The press conference on the results of our Satellite Constellations workshop (effects of Starlink and OneWeb on astronomy) is scheduled for tomorrow https://t.co/B2CzKFM4u3
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Press Conference to Unveil Conclusions from Satellite Constellations 1 (SATCON1) Workshop

Press Conference to Unveil Conclusions from Satellite Constellations 1 (SATCON1) Workshop

NSF's NOIRLab and the AAS will host a joint virtual press conference on Tuesday, 25 August, to present a report on the impact of existing and planned large satellite constellations on ...

On Aug 21, 2020
@Pomerantz shared
RT @PhilSkemer: The Fossett Lab for Virtual Planetary Exploration is hiring! If you are a PhD student or postdoc looking for your next career step, have experience with AR/VR, and a passion for teaching/outreach, check out this opportunity: https://t.co/cBQU7tTyxd Apps open through Sept. Plz RT! https://t.co/HT41kC6Xzp
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Fossett Laboratory for Virtual Planetary Exploration

Fossett Laboratory for Virtual Planetary Exploration

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Washington University in Saint Louis seeks a motivated postdoctoral research associate to manage a uni...

On Aug 20, 2020
@SpaceNews_Inc shared
[email protected] announced a launch agreement with @EXOLAUNCH of Germany for two cubesats scheduled for flight in September on a Russian Soyuz rocket rideshare mission. https://t.co/dJmAGORxLX https://t.co/r0XM5TxeNl
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Kepler signs launch agreement with Exolaunch

Kepler signs launch agreement with Exolaunch

Kepler Communications announced a launch agreement Aug. 18 with Exolaunch of Germany for two cubesats scheduled for flight in September on a Russian Soyuz rideshare mission. Under the ...