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The Institute at Starfest 3

Last weekend the Institute for Interstellar Studies (I4IS) exhibited at Starfest 3 the North Essex Astronomical Society’s third astronomical convention held in the Colchester Institute and which has continually grown since its inception.  The Institute was represented by Director Rob … Continue reading

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The Philosophy of the Starship, May 29th 2013, Symposium

On Wednesday 29th May the Institute for Interstellar Studies hosted our first conference which took place at the Head Quarters of the London based British Interplanetary Society {http://www.bis-space.com/}. Chaired by I4IS Academy Director Rob Swinney, the one day meeting featured … Continue reading

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2nd Planning & Progress Meeting

On Saturday 19th January members of the Institute for Interstellar Studies came together for more discussions in the 2nd planning and progress meeting. Attending this event were Directors Kelvin F.Long, Keith Cooper, Jeremy Clark, SAC member Ian Crawford, Consultant Richard … Continue reading

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I4IS Social Networks

Join us on our various social network accounts: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/InterstellarInstitute Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Institute-Interstellar-Studies-I4IS-Group-4640147/about twitter: https://twitter.com/thestarshipman  by I4IS admin

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Announcement: New Directors

The Institute for Interstellar Studies is very pleased to announce the appointment of three new Board of Directors; Keith Cooper, Andreas Hein and Adrian Mann.  Keith Cooper has been working with the institute over the last few months and was … Continue reading

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Virtual Rooms

Institute researcher Austin Tate begins the construction of a virtual meeting room for members of the institute to hold technical discussions. http://openvce.net/i4is With a global network of members, these sorts of tools will be important for the future to ensuring … Continue reading

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Institute in the News

The Motherboard web site discusses the Institute for Interstellar Studies http://motherboard.vice.com/2012/9/17/one-love-researchers-unite-to-conquer-deep-space–2 At the Institute for Interstellar Studies, Researchers Unite to Conquer Deep Space Posted by Chris_Hatherill on Monday, Sep 17, 2012 For six decades, warring factions of space nerds have … Continue reading

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Official Public Launch

Issued 14th September 2012 PRESS RELEASE: LAUNCH OF I4IS The Institute for Interstellar Studies www.I4IS.org [email protected] We are pleased to announce the formation of a new research organisation dedicated to interstellar research. The Institute for Interstellar Studies (I4IS) will set … Continue reading

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Kelvin Long discusses Institute at British Interplanetary Society

This lecture was given by Institute Executive Director Kelvin F. Long on 29th August at the Head Quarters of the British Interplanetary Society in London. The BIS is the oldest space organization still in its original form, first founded in … Continue reading

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The Institute for Interstellar Studies

On the 29th August I gave a lecture at the Head Quarters of the British Interplanetary Society where the foundation of a new institute was first announced. This lecture represents the public launching of the institute and once the web … Continue reading

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