google-lunar-x-prize-roundup « WordPress.com Tag Feed - RSS Feed

Feed of posts on WordPress.com tagged "google-lunar-x-prize-roundup"

Latest articles

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #27

Great week around the Google Lunar X PRIZE—black magic, cannons, and youth inspiration: Team SELENE posted about mail by cannon. Yes, cannon. There’s even test video. (All you need to do is launch bacon out of it and the awesomeness will be complete! :D ) Team FREDNET signed a memorandum of understanding with Broward College, bringing CubeSat experience...

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #26

Here’s all your Google Lunar X PRIZE goodness for the week ending July 12th… A potential new GLXP team, Phoenicia,  is looking for ‘kickstarts’ to get them into the running! Team ARCA posted a slideshow of their Helen 2 rocket being loaded onto a ship in preparation for their upcoming test launch! Team SELENE posted about their antennas for an upcoming...

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #25

As America celebrated it’s 234th anniversary, there were a few anniversaries celebrated around the Google Lunar X PRIZE as well :) The full scoop on all the week’s GLXP goodness: Team ARCA is sending childrens’ artwork to space! And still taking submissions :) Team Synergy Moon welcomed a new development group for their Tesla  prospector rover! Team...

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #24

Shifting my Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundups to the beginning of the week, here’s all the latest GLXP goodness going back to June 16th: Universe Today explored who will win the Google Lunar X PRIZE! The GLXP 2010 Hardware Reel video was released. Full of awesome :) The winning teams for phase one of the GLXP LEGO MoonBots competition were announced!...

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #23

Fun, busy week around the Google Lunar X PRIZE! Some great rover pieces, in particular :) Here’s the scoop, including items from 8 different teams!: Team Astrobotic put their Red Rover through it’s first test on simulated lunar terrain! (They also posted a preview, complete with neat photo, earlier in the week) Team SELENE posted a detailed look at...

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #22

Here’s your roundup of Google Lunar X PRIZE goodness from a week that saw private space history made: Much props went out to SpaceX for their successful first launch of the Falcon 9! The Falcon 9 is slated to potentially launch at least one team (Astrobotic)’s craft. The official GLXP Launch Pad blog posted an update on the LEGO MoonBots competition!...

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #21

With private space making headlines, it’s time for Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #21! This round will cover May25th-June 1st, and I’ll have one up early next week for June 1st-June 8th. All the GLXP goodness from the days of May: Team Astrobotic presented at a NASA exploration workshop (and elsewhere), and an info-rich PDF ensued! Tons of imagery,...

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #20

Crickets chirping around the Google Lunar X PRIZE this week…only two items for you!  (There’s been as many as fourteen in one week before.) Get into gear, GLX-Peeps! Big things must be coming, right? ;) Well, here’s the two new items from the teams this past week: Team Astrobotic‘s third prototype sprang into life! Check out the video of it in action...

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #19

Here’s this week’s dose of Google Lunar X PRIZE goodness—like last week, pretty quiet, but still some cool things stirring: Registration for the GLXP MoonBots LEGO MINDSTORMS Challenge closed, with more than 200+ teams signed up! A great summary of the competition was posted by MSNBC’s Alan Boyle on his Cosmic Log :) Team ARCA added a few more video...

Google Lunar X PRIZE Roundup #18

Surprisingly quiet week around the Google Lunar X PRIZE, though open source opportunities are, well, opening up :) Here’s the scoop: The GLXP LEGO Mindstorms MoonBots competition is up to 54 teams—there’s 5 days left to sign up! There’s lot of blogging, video and other goodness coming from the teams, so check it out :) Team ARCA keeps rolling out...

Discover, share and read the best on the web

Follow RSS Feeds, Blogs, Podcasts, Twitter searches, Facebook pages, even Email Newsletters! Get unfiltered news feeds or filter them to your liking.

Get Inoreader
Inoreader - Follow RSS Feeds, Blogs, Podcasts, Twitter searches, Facebook pages, even Email Newsletters!