Space for Humanity is considering purchasing rides for participants on Blue Origin's New Shepard reusable, suborbital rocket, which has undergone multiple test flights, and may take tourists into space as early as 2018. Credit: Blue Origin
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Andrea Boese discussed diversity initiatives in STEM in New York in 2013. Copyright: Nathalie Schueller for
Photo of Philae's landing site with a sketch of the lander superimposed to show its orientation. Credit: ESA/Rosetta/Philae/CIVA
Pascale Ehrenfreund, a research professor at George Washington University's Space Policy Institute, was selected June 18 to succeed Johann-Dietrich Wörner as the executive chairman of the German space agency DLR. Credit: DLR