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Space Tango Unveils ST-42 for Scalable Manufacturing in Space for Earth-Based Applications

Company Announces Plans for Autonomous, Robotic Low Earth Orbit Platform Facilitating Development of New Sectors in the Space Economy LEXINGTON, Ky. (NOVEMBER 15, 2018) – Space Tango, a leader in the commercialization of space through R&D, bioengineering and manufacturing in microgravity, today announced ST-42, a fully autonomous robotic orbital platform designed specifically for scalable manufacturing […]

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Unique Collaboration Utilizing the International Space Station Accelerates Parkinson’s Disease and Multiple Sclerosis Research

NSCF, Summit for Stem Cell Foundation, NYSCF, and Space Tango to Send First PD and MS Patient-derived Cells to be Studied in Microgravity LEXINGTON, Ky. (October 23, 2018) – The National Stem Cell Foundation (NSCF), Summit for Stem Cell Foundation, The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute, and Space Tango today announced a bi-coastal […]

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Space Tango Launches Microgravity Hemp Enterprise

New, Dedicated Venture to Focus on Hemp for Earth-Based Biomedical Applications and the Future Space Economy LEXINGTON, Ky. (October 4, 2018) – Space Tango, a leader in the commercialization of space through R&D, bioengineering and manufacturing in microgravity, today announced the creation of a  new subsidiary enterprise focused on research and development surrounding the plant biology […]

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Space Tango Named in Fast Company’s Annual List of the 100 Most Creative People in Business

Co-founder and CEO, Twyman Clements, represents the organization, joining leaders from Tesla, Amazon, Netflix, Instagram, Twitter, Google, and Lyft LEXINGTON, KY. (May 30, 2018) /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Fast Company today announced its annual list of the Most Creative People in Business for 2018, honoring an influential and diverse group of 100 leaders from a vast range […]

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Space Tango Partners with Quest Institute

Collaboration Expands STEM Outreach Capabilities for Students Around the World LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 4, 2018) – Space Tango announced a partnership with the Quest Institute for Quality Education today that provides expanded opportunities for students to conduct research on board the International Space Station (ISS). In addition to supporting custom experiments from Quest for Space […]

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Space Tango Designated Official Flight Support for Team Groot in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Space Station Challenge’

International Space Station STEM Challenge Invites Students Ages 13-18 to Submit Microgravity Research Proposals LEXINGTON, Ky. (January 16, 2018) – Space Tango has been designated the official flight support team for the winning Team Groot flight experiments in the CASIS and Marvel Entertainment Guardians of the Galaxy Space Station Challenge. The contest is divided into […]

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CASIS Boeing Award recipient Lambda Vision Partners with Space Tango to help ‘Cure Blindness’

Granted the CASIS-Boeing award in November 2016, Lambdavision’s protein-based implants strive to ‘cure blindness.’ with Space Tango as their payload development partner, the Connecticut-based company Lambdavision will test the manufacturing capabilities of retinal implants in microgravity. LambdaVision relies on maintaining control of several factors during the manufacturing process, including a protein-based solution. Working autonomously in […]

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Space Tango Featured in ISS National Lab Magazine

Upward, the official magazine of the ISS National Laboratory, features Space Tango as their front cover story in the November 2017 edition. Space Tango: research in a box details not only the company mission, but provides a detailed look at Space Tango’s innovative efforts to utilize microgravity for application on earth. Author Sara Carney comments, […]

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Budweiser Partners with Space Tango for First Beer on Mars

Space Tango Facilitates Budweiser Barley Seeds as First Step Lexington, Ky. – Budweiser, with Space Tango, Inc. as their payload development partner, will initiate two barley experiments on SpaceX Commercial Resupply Service -13 (CRS-13) scheduled to launch on December 4th at 2:50 PM EST from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Once on the International Space Station, Budweiser’s […]

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Space Tango CEO Inducted into Kentucky Emerging Entrepreneurs Class of 2017

The Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame recognized Space Tango CEO Twyman Clements as a member of the emerging entrepreneur class of 2017 at a ceremony Wednesday in partnership with the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. Clements was presented the honor by Dr. Lee Todd who served not only as the University of Kentucky President and is […]

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