Moon Express, the lunar exploration venture co-founded by Seattle entrepreneur Naveen Jain, has gotten the “all systems go” signal for its bid to put a robotic lander to the moon and win the Google Lunar XPRIZE. 202 more words
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Moon Express says it has reserved three lunar lander launches from a startup called Rocket Lab starting in 2017, with an eye toward putting robots on the moon’s surface and winning the lion’s share of the $30 million Google Lunar X Prize. 82 more words
Cultural relics from Apollo, as well as other wreckage, soft landers, and rovers currently exist on the Moon, undisturbed since their arrival. That does not mean that no one will do so in the future. 868 more words
Crowdsourcing Weekends: Augie and the Green Knight, Israeli Spacecraft To Moon, One Million Lovely Letters
This is Crowdsourcing Weekends! This post highlights three different crowdsourcing projects I liked from Kickstarter, Indiegogo, or other crowdsourcing websites.
Augie and the Green Knight… 1,168 more words
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – More than a dozen teams from around the world are competing for a $20 million prize.
And a Pittsburgh company is one of the front runners. 427 more words