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google lunar x-prize


Google Lunar X Prize contest sets official roster

The competition aims to award the winning team $20 million for sending a robot to the moon and having it travel 500 meters while transmitting data back to Earth.

By February 17, 2011


Google Lunar XPrize

Eighteen teams are in a race to get to the moon, with a $30 million payoff. It's the Google Lunar XPrize, and we're giving you an inside look at how the teams are preparing for lift-off.


More competitors for Google Lunar X Prize

X Prize Foundation will introduce two new teams and reveal the identities of the blogging "Mystery Team" next week.

By December 11, 2008


Google Lunar X Prize's race to the moon has begun

A collaboration of space industry veterans called Odyssey Moon becomes the first group to complete official registration for the $30 million prize.

By December 6, 2007


Google Lunar XPrize competition enters milestone phase

There's $30 million available to 18 teams vying to be the first nongovernment entity to land a rover on the moon. Five of those teams are eligible for a $6 million boost this summer.

By April 1, 2014


Google Lunar XPrize: The world's next great space race

Eighteen teams are in a race to get to the moon, with a $30 million payoff. This summer, we'll travel the world and follow five of those teams' final tests and preparations. Here's a taste of what's to come.

By July 1, 2014


Google flies you to the moon

On the 40th anniversary of the Apollo lunar walk, Google launches the Moon in Google Earth, providing 3D images and information to would-be space tourists.

By July 20, 2009


Is Google building its own router?

The rumor came earlier this week, but is there any truth to it? Probably, but with a caveat, says analyst Jon Oltsik.

By January 8, 2009


Apple, Google vie for hearts (and wallets) of developers

It's the contest within the iPhone vs. Android contest: In Silicon Valley, developers are trying to decide whether a $100 million venture capital fund or a $10 million contest are better worth their time.

By March 31, 2008


Google shareholders to vote on censorship, human rights

Google releases proxy that includes proposals related to censorship and human rights that will be voted on by shareholders at the company's annual stockholder meeting in May.

By March 25, 2008


NASA lifts Google Moon

The space agency says it has added new lunar imagery to Google's Moon Web site.

By September 18, 2007