Tags » Google Lunar X Prize

Ridesharing goes to the moon (literally)

Space travel is hard. It’s been seven and a half years since Google and the X Prize Foundation announced a $20 million grand prize to the first team that successfully lands and maneuvers a robot on the moon. 239 more words

Spaceflight and the Preservation of the Physical Past

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


Israeli Group Seeks Spacecraft To Send Torah To the Moon

An Israeli group is trying its best to eternally preserve Jewish tradition, should Earth ever be destroyed by the Mayan apocalypse or a robot takeover… 291 more words


Local Company Hoping To Win $20M & Make Pittsburgh A Space Hub

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