GLXP News: Earthrise Space Tests Out Rover at NASA Facility

Sagan performing mobility tests in NASA Lunar Regolith Bin. (Credit: ESF)
Sagan performing mobility tests in NASA Lunar Regolith Bin. (Credit: ESF)

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLA. (ESF PR) – Earthrise Space Foundation (ESF) recently ventured out to Cape Canaveral to perform a series of tests on Sagan in NASA’s very own Lunar Regolith Bin.

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GLXP Update: Earthrise Space Foundation Gains Two New Sponsors

Earthrise_LogoORLANDO, Fla. (ESF PR) — Earthrise Space Foundation (ESF) is proud to announce Vision Engineering Solutions LLC and the Boca Bearings Company as new sponsors. Through their donations, the Foundation will be able to further our goals of supporting the education of our students and that of our community within STEM.

Vision Engineering Solutions, LLC provides advanced imaging and sensing solutions in aerospace applications for Defense, industry, and academic customers.  Their products and services include: design, development, and operation of precision tracking and data collection systems; collection, analysis, and reporting of calibrated metrics and calibrated imagery; and physically accurate modeling and simulation.  They are based in Central Florida with their main office located in the Central Florida Research Park.

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Earthrise Space Foundation Gains Australian Software Company Altium as Sponsor

Earthrise_LogoOrlando, Fla. (ESF PR) – Earthrise Space Foundation (ESF) today announced Australian software company Altium as a gold level sponsor. Through a generous licensing agreement, estimated at $50,000, the foundation will now have access to the Altium Designer software package, providing a cutting edge electronics development tool for ESF students.

Altium specializes in PC-based electronics design software for engineers and is a global leader in Printed Circuit Board (PCB) design software. Altium Designer is an electronic design automation software package. The unique tools that Altium provides are unmatched in the industry and will help build the next generation of electronic products. Altium is based in Australia with additional locations in the United States, China, Europe and Japan.

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