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OMG - NASA's Original Operator's Manual For The Lunar Rover

NASA has a pdf of the original Lunar Roving Vehicle Operations Manual. It covers operation and maintenance of the vehicles that the Apollo astronauts drove on the moon. 8 more words

Tech developed to make lunar rover capable of operating in extreme environments

On Feb. 16, a research team led by Dr. Gang Sung-cheol at the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) unveiled a prototype of a lunar rover, which is planned to be on the moon roving by 2020.  177 more words

High Tech Systems & Materials

Outer-space delivery service offers 'moon mail' to fund lunar rover

PITTSBURGH – An outer-space delivery firm that is working with Carnegie Mellon University to put a privately owned lunar rover on the moon is offering to “mail” personal keepsakes to the moon as a way to help fund the partnership’s rocket launch. 333 more words

World

U.S. Space and Rocket Center

Talk about awe inspiring! We were thrilled to visit the U.S. Space and Rocket Museum on Monday, November 27th at Huntsville, AL. We had stopped for a few days to visit some friends we hadn’t seen in a couple of years and we all decided to visit the museum. 429 more words

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CMU Assists Local Company's Bid To Win $20M By Landing Rover On Moon

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It’s called the Andy, the latest robot from Carnegie Mellon University, a lunar rover that could someday roam the surface of the moon. 365 more words

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Historic American Panorma of the Moon's Surface

National Aeronautics and Space Administration, , June 2, 1966. (2014.26.1)

With the extraordinary news of China’s successful soft landing of a lunar rover on the surface of the moon on December 14, 2013, suddenly attention turned back to the history and photography of past space exploration. 177 more words

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