Success Stories: Websites

"Meet the Entrepreneurs" of the Commercial Human Spaceflight Industry | CSF

The Commercial Spaceflight Federation is the industry association site for the commercial human spaceflight industry which now includes about 20 companies.  Each of the CEOs of these companies are profiled on this section of their site. 

Calendar & Review of Commercial Space Events | Commercial Space Wiki

This links to a regularly-updated list of online event info relevant to commercial space. It also includes special annual overviews of this market by Clark Lindsey of

Discovery Space: Next Generation

For those interested in what the next generation of "spaced-out student scientists" are doing to educate themselves for, get hands-on experience in, collaborate with, and generally get ready to take over space exploration and development, check out this "Next Generation" site. It is sponsored by the Discovery Channel and hosts a group of guest bloggers who are up to their ears in space-related adventures. It promises a future that's enough to get the endorphins flowing.

Silicon Valley Space Club - Overview

“Bringing the spirit of Silicon Valley to Space Commercialization” The SVSC was started several years ago focused on this mission. Weekly telecons are held with members to review meetings attended, upcoming events, recent milestones and collaboration formation, and advocacy actions underway and to be taken on behalf of fostering space commercialization. The SVSC has members from all industry sectors including NASA, space R&D, entrepreneurs, professional media, space commercialization advocates, and more.

Remote Sensing/Image Analysis Lab | Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory | Columbia University

This Remote Sensing Image Analysis Laboratory, within the new award-winning Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory building at Columbia University, provides research and education facilities for studying our planet. It is sponsored by both NASA and Intel and demonstrates the important linkage between academia, industry and government in addressing our global environment challenges.

"The Space Show" hosted by: Dr. David Livingston

Dr. David Livingston is a business consultant, financial advisor, and strategic planner as well as interview host and creator of the pioneering space commerce-focused online production, “The Space Show”. Livingston is an accomplished personal speaker, writer and consultant in the area of future space exploration. He has lectured extensively on the topics of: business ethics and corporate responsibility for off-Earth business ventures and New Space Industries, and has written a Code of Ethics for Off-Earth Commerce. He frequently lectures on venture capital financing for new space businesses, RLVs and space tourism, effective business planning, and developing solutions to the barriers to space enterprise.

Livingston has also served as an adjunct professor in the Graduate School of Business at Golden Gate University teaching Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management. He earned his BA from the University of Arizona, an MBA in International Business Management from Golden Gate University in San Francisco, and his doctorate in business administration (DBA) at Golden Gate. His doctoral dissertation was titled “Outer Space Commerce: Its History and Prospects”.

Commerce News | SpaceRef - space news as it happens

Cowing maintains a large repository of news items related to commercial space at this site and at This site includes mission press releases and status updates, all in date order. Cowing maintains the “home port” for news along with pithy commentary and new insights on many content items.