This kick-off event for 62 Mile Club will help promote commercial space enterprise and our role in promoting the space experience. In addition, this date also marks the 50th anniversary of the Sputnik launch as well as the 3rd anniversary of the Ansari X PRIZE winning flight of Spaceship One.
To jump-start the space race with private dollars, Google's Lunar X Prize hopes to spur ordinary citizens to land on the moon.
This year's Lunar Lander Challenge could provide the innovative approach that makes space tourism a reality.
The X PRIZE Foundation and Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) today announced the Google Lunar X PRIZE, a robotic race to the Moon to win a remarkable $30 million prize purse.
NASA's Innovative Partnerships Program Matches Technology Needs with Technology Capabilities
Four couch-sized contraptions, all clearly homebuilt, sit inside a cavernous building at the Santa Maria, California, fairgrounds.
From July 10 through August 3, 2007, the Intelligent Robotics Group conducted a robotic field test in Haughton Crater (Devon Island, Canada).
The million-dollar Space Elevator Games, scheduled for Oct. 19-21 in Utah, is due to hit new heights this year, in more ways than one.
In "It Came From Outer Space" you'll learn about many breakthroughs developed for use in space but perfectly suited for the most demanding applications here on Earth.
Michele Brekke of NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) has been named a winner of the 2007 Leadership in Technology Award by the Houston Chapter of the Association for Women in Computing (AWC).