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German Moon Mission A Hoax

A German Lunar X-Prize team’s announcement that it plans to send two mobile probes to the Moon to inspect the lunar rover left behind by the Apollo 17 mission has been exposed as a hoax because everybody knows that these Apollo moon landings never took place in the first place. 89 more words

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Audi Lunar Quattro: Audi Reaches For The Skies, Lands On The Moon.

The space race is on again, thanks to google. 5 different teams with one mammoth challenge: Send a rover to the moon, drive it for at least 500m and send high resolution images back to earth. 285 more words

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This Indian team plans to be the first private company to land on the moon

TeamIndus, a private company located in Bangalore, India, is the one and only Indian entrant into the Google Lunar X-Prize, the international competition to land a private spacecraft on the moon. 1,112 more words

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Space Utility Vehicle

Who knows what it is that classic spacemen have been doing for nearly thirty years, but it always seems to put a smile on their face. 69 more words

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Not a Car

TLCB Office had a few too many Jägerbombs last night and thus are feeling a little fragile today. Fortunately the awesome Firas Abu Jaber, a TLCB… 241 more words

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Crawlspace

The title of this post might be from a fairly dreadful horror movie, but the creation it captions is rather excellent. Flickr’s Moko is a previous bloggee and he returns to TLCB with this simple yet delightful Classic Space crawler, complete with individually articulated tracks and a rear-mounted communication dish (this is Classic Space – no ray guns here!). 10 more words

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Cheese Mining

Everybody knows the moon is made of cheese. Flickr’s Galaktek is exploring the tasty future of lunar expedition with this professional-looking cheese mining team, who are working hard to bring the bountiful harvest to unadorned pieces of toast and dry crackers everywhere. 79 more words

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