LeVar Burton Guides Us to the Stars, FDL Interview (video) #100YSS

By: Friday September 27, 2013 1:10 pm

Last Friday at the 100 Year Starship Symposium, I got to spend a few minutes with a personal hero — LeVar Burton. Burton is a member of the 100YSS Advisory Council, along with pursuing his ongoing acting career and the modern, electronic revival of Reading Rainbow. Here’s a transcript of our talk…


Inventing the Future With 100 Year Starship (#100YSS Friday)

By: Saturday September 21, 2013 3:50 pm

Can we steer humanity away from environmental collapse, austerity, and war with a dream of a new tomorrow?

100 Year Starship Symposium 2013 Preview (#100YSS)

By: Thursday September 19, 2013 3:30 pm

Is there hope for the future? 100 Year Starship thinks so, if we look to the stars.

Starting today and lasting through Sunday, the 100 Year Starship Symposium in Houston, Texas will bring some of the most optimistic minds together at the Hyatt Regency under the guidance of Starship’s director, astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison. This year’s theme is “Pathway to the Stars, Footprints on Earth.”

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