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Pittsburgh Company With Sights Set On Lunar Landing Adds International Passenger

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — “Our goal is to make the moon accessible to the world.”

With that announcement, Astrobotic Technology CEO John Thornton announced that Germany has joined the Strip District company’s mission to the moon. 240 more words


It wasn't the beach

It wasn’t the beach
and yet the rover took the hills
like the dunes back home.


New Metal Earth Models

Fascintations comntiues to produce more and more models for their popular Metal Earth line. These are models that come on laser-cut metal sheets that you punch out and assemble to make extremely realistic and detailed models of various cars, buildings, vehicles, etc. 146 more words


Local Company Hopes New Technology Will Someday Go Lunar

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Welcome to the moon! At least, that’s the scenario as the model of a lunar landing ship enters a gravel pit owned by the LaFarge Company of Munhall. 310 more words


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

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