CosmoQuest is funded through a combination of private and corporate donations and contracts. We have also previously had (and will have again!) federal grants. Below are acknowledgements of our funders:
- We have a contract through the University of Arizona to work on the OSIRIS-REx mission
- We are supported through donations contributed by individuals like you through Patreon, Streamlabs, and directly through PayPal.
Those Who Stay for the Credits:
Donald E Mundis
Robert W Farley
Silliness and Safety Patrol:
Horace A Smith
Marie Louise Madsen
Nicholas E Maloney
Roy & Diane Corbin
Stuart A Bell
Tom Van Scotter
Pillars of Creation:
These grants have been used to support content you see on this site, and development of the software that runs this site.
- CosmoQuest has been supported in part by NASA grants NNX17AD21G, NNX17AD20A, NNX16AJ21G, NNX16AC68A, NNX12AB92G, NNX09AD34G. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of this project & do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
- We have had contracts to work with New Horizons through SWRI, the Dawn Mission through UCLA, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter through NASA Goddard, and MESSENGER through the National Academies of Science.