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Dr. James S. Logan

Co-Founder, Space Enterprise Institute. Dr. Jim Logan held numerous positions in his twenty-year career at NASA including Chief of Flight Medicine and Chief of Medical Operations at NASA’s Johnson Space Center...

Thomas P. Stafford

Thomas P. Stafford flew on Gemini 6, the first space rendezvous mission, and Gemini 9; orbited the moon on Apollo 10, and commanded the American ship that linked in orbit with a Soviet craft during the Apollo-Soy...

MAC’s Old Team

Members of MAC’s Old Team under McDonnell Aircraft Company worked on the Mercury and Gemini spacecraft, which supported, developed and proved the methodology necessary for the Apollo Program to reach the Moon....

Eric Berger

The senior space editor at Ars Technica, covers space business, space policy, space technology and other related areas such as astronomy. In the very fast paced field he is covering, his frequent, accurate and d...

Bernard Kutter

Bernard Kutter is Manager Advanced Programs at United Launch Alliance. He received a B.S. in Aerospace engineering from the University of Washington in 1987. He joined General Dynamics in 1988 to pursue his pass...

Lt. Gen. Steven L. Kwast

Lt. Gen. Steven L. Kwast is Commander and President, Air University, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. He provides full spectrum education, research, and outreach at every level through professional military educ...

Robert (Bob) Zurbin

Dr. Robert Zubrin is the founder and President of the Mars Society, as well as a member of the organization’s Board of Directors.  Dr. Zubrin is also President of Pioneer Astronautics, an aerospace R&D compan...

John Quinn

John Quinn is a Controls Engineer turned trader and entrepreneur who enjoys leading and teaching others. Since “firing his boss” of 17 years to seek to develop submarine technologies (that micro electronics ...

Madhu Thangavelu

Madhu Thangavelu conducts the ASTE527 graduate Space Exploration Architectures Concept Synthesis Studio in the Department of Astronautical Engineering within the Viterbi School of Engineering, and he is also a g...

Loretta Whitesides

Loretta and her husband George are ‘Founder Astronauts’ with tickets for a sub-orbital spaceflight on Virgin Galactic’s Spaceship ‘Unity.’ Trained as an astrobiologist at Stanford and Caltech, Loretta has been...