Space Elevators News


Mission Press Releases

  • Canadian Company Granted U.S. Patent for Space Elevator
    Thoth Technology Inc. - Tuesday, July 21, 2015
    Posted on: 8/19/2015 1:10:21 PM PDT

  • The International Space Elevator Consortium (ISEC) is proud to announce the 2014 Space Elevator Conference
    International Space Elevator Consortium - Tuesday, August 19, 2014
    Posted on: 8/19/2014 3:05:48 PM PDT

  • The Artsutanov and Pearson Prizes Entry Deadline Extended to May 31
    International Space Elevator Consortium - Monday, May 17, 2010
    Posted on: 5/17/2010 8:20:48 AM PDT

  • The Space Elevator - The Other Way to the High Frontier
    Space Frontier Foundation - Wednesday, June 10, 2009
    Posted on: 6/10/2009 9:55:23 AM PDT

  • 2009 Space Elevator Games to take place on July 14 at the NASA Dryden Flight Research Center in California's Mojave Desert
    Spaceward Foundation - Monday, June 1, 2009
    Posted on: 6/1/2009 4:25:32 PM PDT

  • Spaceward 2008 $2M Beam Power Challenge: Goals Announced
    Spaceward Foundation - Wednesday, January 16, 2008
    Posted on: 1/18/2008 3:04:43 PM PDT

  • Andrews Space Sponsors LaserMotive in 2007 Space Elevator Competition
    Andrews Space, Inc. - Wednesday, November 7, 2007
    Posted on: 11/14/2007 4:33:55 PM PDT

  • UBC Space Elevator Team Unveils Solar-powered Prototype for $500,000 NASA Competition
    University of British Columbia - Thursday, October 18, 2007
    Posted on: 10/18/2007 7:26:31 PM PDT

  • NASA's Centennial Challenges to Advance Technologies
    NASA HQ - Thursday, August 30, 2007
    Posted on: 8/30/2007 8:05:00 PM PDT

  • 2007 Space Elevator Games to be Held in Salt Lake City
    Spaceward Foundation - Wednesday, July 25, 2007
    Posted on: 7/26/2007 6:28:37 AM PDT

  • New Generation of Space Tether Scheduled for Launch 17 April 2007
    Tethers Unlimited - Tuesday, April 17, 2007
    Posted on: 4/17/2007 9:31:47 AM PDT

  • NASA Extends Prize Funding for Space Elevator Challenges to 5 Years
    Spaceward Foundation - Tuesday, October 3, 2006
    Posted on: 10/3/2006 10:22:11 PM PDT

  • Teams From as Far As Europe to Compete in Space Elevator Games
    Spaceward Foundation - Friday, September 22, 2006
    Posted on: 9/27/2006 6:19:38 PM PDT

  • Space Elevator Games to Spur a New Generation of Space Travel
    Spaceward Foundation - Friday, September 8, 2006
    Posted on: 9/8/2006 5:13:29 PM PDT

  • Space Elevator Games to take place at the 2006 X PRIZE Cup in New Mexico
    Spaceward Foundation - Tuesday, August 8, 2006
    Posted on: 8/8/2006 9:37:24 PM PDT

  • Space Elevator Games to take place at the 2006 X PRIZE Cup in New Mexico
    Spaceward Foundation - Tuesday, August 8, 2006
    Posted on: 8/8/2006 3:41:25 PM PDT

  • LiftPort Group Unveils ''LiftPort -- The Space Elevator: Opening Space to Everyone,'' A New Book on the Science and Social Impact of Building the Firs
    Liftport - Wednesday, May 24, 2006
    Posted on: 5/24/2006 8:57:23 AM PDT

  • LiftPort Group Completes Second Round of Tests of Its Space Elevator Technology under FAA Waiver
    Liftport - Monday, February 13, 2006
    Posted on: 2/13/2006 1:04:26 PM PDT

  • The Spaceward Foundation announces details for 2006 Space Elevator Challenge
    Spaceward Foundation - Wednesday, November 16, 2005
    Posted on: 11/16/2005 10:51:49 AM PDT

  • Spaceward Foundation to hold the First Annual Space Elevator Competition
    SofTech - Wednesday, September 28, 2005
    Posted on: 9/28/2005 9:27:13 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Spaceward Games 2007 Update
    SpaceRef Interactive, Inc. - October 18, 2007
    Posted on: 10/18/2007 7:34:06 PM PDT

  • NASA Notice of Centennial Challenges 2007 Beam Power Challenge
    NASA HQ - August 9, 2007
    Posted on: 8/9/2007 7:09:17 AM PDT

  • NASA Notice of Centennial Challenges 2007 Tether Challenge
    NASA HQ - August 9, 2007
    Posted on: 8/9/2007 7:06:34 AM PDT

  • Space Elevator Games Update from Dr. Brad Edwards
    Space Elevator Reference - October 20, 2006
    Posted on: 10/22/2006 9:30:15 AM PDT

  • Space Elevator Games Update T-Minus 18 Days
    Spaceward Foundation - October 2, 2006
    Posted on: 10/2/2006 8:39:53 AM PDT

  • Space Elevator September Update
    Spaceguard Foundation - September 15, 2005
    Posted on: 9/26/2005 10:28:22 AM PDT

  • Space Elevator Update
    Spaceward Foundation - August 22, 2005
    Posted on: 8/22/2005 9:54:30 PM PDT