About OASISWelcome to OASIS, the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the National Space Society. The Organization for the Advancement of Space Industrialization and Settlement is one of the oldest and largest chapters of the NSS.
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Author Archives: Lisa Kaspin-Powell
Come join OASIS Saturday June 30 for Planetary Defense & Asteroid Exploration Mini-Conference 2018, followed by a happy hour!
The event described below, organized by the local section of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), may be of interest. OASIS and the Aerospace Legacy Foundation will have a joint exhibit table there, so if you attend, be … Continue reading
The OASIS Social at the Cosmic Brewery was a great success! They had a telescope event in front (they have such events every Friday and some Saturdays “Tacos and Telescopes”), a pop-up taco stand (they have other pop-up food stands … Continue reading
OASIS Annual Picnic at Polliwog Park, August 19, 2017. Great people and lots of event planning! Watch for future events coming out of planning meetings such as this one. Clockwise around the table from bottom left: OASIS member (and go-to … Continue reading
To OASIS Members: please check your email to make sure you got it. If you did not get it, please email lisakaspin [at] att [dot] net Thanks!
Like meeting new people? Like talking about space to space and science fiction enthusiasts? Here’s your opportunity! The 43rd annual Los Angeles Science Fiction Convention (LosCon) will be at the LAX Marriott from November 25-27 (Thanksgiving weekend). The theme will … Continue reading
We are Titan Rover, a multidisciplinary team of over 40 engineers and scientists at Cal State Fullerton striving to compete in an international competition for the second straight year. The competition, called the University Rover Challenge, is hosted by the … Continue reading
The grass roots pro-space movement has long worked for the day that outer space will be open for everyone to live, work and play. Much of the video history of the movement, however, exists only on old analog tapes in … Continue reading
Click here to donate: https://www.gofundme.com/2dfwqnw I am Arlene Busby, widow of Dr. James M. Busby, who died on June 1, 2016. As an aerospace historian people would seek out my husband for his vast knowledge and expertise. Jim would get … Continue reading
On Saturday, August 13, the Columbia Memorial Space Center will honor Dr. James M. Busby with a plaque and remembrances. 10 am – 12 noon Please join us to help celebrate Jim’s life. If you have any questions, please contact … Continue reading
The space community has suffered a great and profound loss. James Milton Busby, a dedicated space advocate and historian, and a great friend to many spacers and science fiction fans, passed away on June 1, 2016. Now Jim gets to … Continue reading