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Two rival teams competing for a share of $30 million in the Google Lunar XPrize competition are calling a temporary truce and joining forces to share a rocket ride to the moon next year.
The 4th International Workshop on LunarCubes, held in Sunnyvale, California, on October 7-10, 2014, brought together some of the foremost scientists, engineers, and business people working on
Four-Wheeled "Andy" Is Part of Pittsburgh-led Moon Mission PITTSBURGH, Dec.
Program to Send Mementos to the Moon PITTSBURGH, Dec. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In time for the holiday and gift giving season, Astrobotic Technology Inc.
Five international teams were selected today as finalists for the Milestone Prizes by the Google Lunar XPRIZE (GLXP), carrying a total purse of $6 million USD in awards.
Google X Prize contenders and new applications for old technology mark the successful close to the 3rd International Workshop on LunarCubes. New York, NY (PRWEB)
A French team of scientists have modeled how rovers traveling across the surface of the Moon might be affected by dust.
University of Michigan scientists have found traces of water from a lunar sample brought back during the Apollo 15 mission.
The prospect of finding frozen water on the moon has several companies scrambling to stake a claim in “them thar lunar hills.”
A full size prototype of the Polaris lunar rover was unveiled recently by Astrobotic Technology Inc. Polaris is a water-prospecting robot specially designed to work in the permanently shadowed craters of the lunar poles.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.