Thank you for visiting The Space News website and reviewing our Privacy Statement. The Space News does not collect your personal information when you visit our websites unless you choose to provide that information to us. We do not sell, exchange, or release your personal information to outside parties without your consent. Once we obtain your consent, we consider it valid until revoked by you.
This Privacy Statement applies only to the online activities of The Space News. For direct mail and other marketing activities not involving electronic commerce, The Space News adheres to the Direct Marketing Association’s privacy guidelines. If you would like more information, please visit the following website: www.the-DMA.org
If You Send Us Personal Information
The Space News will only collect personal information which you knowingly and voluntarily provide by, for example, sending emails, completing membership forms, registering for accounts, responding to surveys or ordering merchandise. If you provide us with personal information, we normally will respond to your inquiry, request, or order.
We also may contact you to provide information about activities, programs, membership and development opportunities, products, and special events that may interest you. Additionally, we may occasionally combine your personal information with information from other third parties to enable us or our third-party partners to provide you with a more personalized marketing experience. You will always be provided an opportunity to opt-out of all such communications, and you may unsubscribe from such communications at any time.
When we send you information by email, you always will have an immediate opportunity to decline further communication. Please use the contact specified in the email so that we can remove you from the list that contains your name. If you are uncertain about whom to contact, you may contact our webmaster at email@example.com.
The Space News uses outside vendors to provide certain services on our behalf, such as e-mail distribution. These third-party vendors will have access to the information needed to perform their functions but may not use that information for any other purpose.
The Space News may offer opportunities for you to opt-in to receive information from other entities. If you opt-in, you may receive correspondence from these organizations on programs, products, or services that might interest you. If you decide to opt-out of receiving any further correspondence from a third party, please correspond directly with that business or organization to be removed from their mailing list.
Otherwise, we will not share your name or information outside the The Space News unless you affirmatively authorize us to do so by opting-in.
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
If you visit our website, we automatically gather and store the following information about your visit so that we can track the use of our website in order to make improvements. This information is stored and used in aggregate form only, and is not used to contact you personally:
- The IP address from which you access our website;
- The name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, gmail.com, if you are connecting from a Google Online account);
- The type of browser and operating system used to access our website;
- The date and time you access our site;
- The pages, files, documents and links that you visit; and
- The domain of the website which referred you to this website (the last website you visited before visiting this one).
The Space News employs outside companies to provide marketing services on our behalf. With our approval, these third parties also may place cookies during your visit. These third-party companies will have access to the information needed to perform their functions but cannot use that information for any other purpose. They will not collect or have access to personally identifiable information. These third-party companies only collect information about your visit or transaction, such as the URLs which lead you to, around, and from our site, pages visited, the product(s) purchased, and the amount spent.
This Privacy Statement does not cover any use of information that third parties may have collected from you (e.g., type of browser, operating system, domain name, day and time of visit, page(s) visited) or the methods used by the third-parties to collect that information (e.g., cookies, web beacons).
Children and Privacy
The Space News is intended to be accessible and enjoyed by general audiences. We do not collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen (13), without first providing the parent or legal guardian with notice and obtaining prior verifiable consent. In addition, if a visitor known to be a child sends an email, we only will use it to respond to the writer and not to create profiles or otherwise retain the information.
The Space News takes reasonable steps to design and manage our websites’ technology to ensure that its information technology systems, applications, and information technology infrastructure are secure.
Questions and comments about this Privacy Statement may be directed to us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last revised: December 22, 2017