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Manned Moon Mission A No Go, Says NASA's Charles Bolden
2013-04-09 07:04:40

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online We are less than a week away from the third anniversary of President Barack Obama´s Kennedy Space Center speech where he announced ambitious goals to launch a human mission to an asteroid in 2025 and to further work toward a manned Mars mission. And while some would like to see humans return to the Moon, the President said during that April 2010 speech: “We´ve been there before. Buzz has been there. There´s a lot...

2013-02-14 20:20:13

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Moon Express, Inc., a provider of commercial and scientific missions to the Moon, announced today that award-winning rocket pioneer Tim Pickens has been hired by the company as Chief Propulsion Engineer, responsible for overall propulsion architectures used in Earth departure stages, lunar breaking stages and lander propulsion systems. Among Pickens' responsibilities at Moon Express will be to lead its Huntsville office, located near the...

2012-12-21 08:20:48

LONDON, December 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- - University embraces crowdfunding, Evolucia launch new road lighting solution and Moon Express acquires Rocket City The University of Utah has taken the first step towards revolutionising educational funding in the US [http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/university-of-utah-embraces-crowdfunding-to-develop-technologies-184343991.html ] , after launching a bespoke "crowdfunding" website. The move is designed to raise finance...

2012-12-20 16:20:33

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Dec 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Moon Express, Inc., a provider of commercial and scientific missions to the Moon, announced today it has reached a Teaming Agreement with Dynetics for the acquisition of the Rocket City Space Pioneers (RCSP) Google Lunar X PRIZE Team. The agreement brings the substantial space capabilities of Dynetics to the Moon Express team for the pursuit of commercial lunar missions, and will leverage and carry forward the substantial work done by...

2012-07-26 02:21:50

WAIMEA, Hawaii, July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Lunar Observatory Association (ILOA), led by American businessman / educator Steve Durst, plans to place an astronomical observatory on the Moon to capture never before seen images of the Galaxy / Stars, Moon and Earth and broadcast them in support of the worldwide Galaxy Forum 21st Century Education program. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120726/SF46861) A 'Global Demonstration' of the International Lunar...

2011-12-20 15:59:00

WAIMEA, Hawai'i, Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Lunar Observatory Association (ILOA), led by American businessman / educator Steve Durst, plans to place an astronomical observatory on the Moon by 2014 that will capture never before seen images of the Galaxy, Stars, Moon and Earth. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111220/SF25939) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110723/SF40417LOGO) On December 18th-20th, a Global Demonstration of the International Lunar...

2011-06-28 08:50:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Singularity University's founders, Ray Kurzweil and Dr. Peter H. Diamandis are pleased to announce Naveen Jain, Founder/CEO of Intelius and Founder/ Chairman of Moon Express, to their Board of Trustees. He was selected for his firm belief that there are no global problems that cannot be solved through creative thinking and disruptive technology. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110405/SF77611) "Naveen's entrepreneurial...