This Company Wants To Mine The Moon. Now It Has The Money To Get There - Newsy

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Florida Company Secures Money for Moon Trip - Newsmax

A Florida-based company that hopes to mine Helium-3 from the moon has secured the full funding needed to make its first trip there, and is vying for Google's Lunar X Prize for becoming the first privately funded team to land a spacecraft on the lunar ...

Moon Express reportedly has the money for moonshot – but launch is up in the air - GeekWire

Moon Express selfie An artist's conception shows Moon Express' lander extending its robotic arm to take a “selfie” of the spacecraft on the lunar surface with Earth in the background. (Credit: Moon Express). An executive at Moon Express has been widely ...

A private space company you probably don't know has enough money to land on the moon - Mashable

A private company you probably haven't heard of just announced that it has the money it needs to shoot for the moon, literally. Moon Express — one of the teams competing to win the $30 million Google Lunar X Prize — says that it has now raised enough ...

'We are go': Moon mining firm raises enough money for maiden flight - RT

A Silicon Valley-based company hoping to one day extract the Moon's natural resources has raised enough money to fund its mission to the space rock. TrendsViral. Moon Express has reportedly brought its total funding to $45 million and could soon ...

Moon Express Can Now Pay Its Way to the Moon - Popular Mechanics

Silicon Valley entrepreneurs and veterans of the space industry founded Moon Express with the goal of sending a probe to the Moon, mining it for valuable minerals, and bringing them back to Earth. And they've just taken a major step toward achieving ...

To the Moon! Private Team Fully Funded for Google Lunar X Prize Race - Space.com

One of the teams vying to win a $30 million race to the moon has locked up all the funding needed for its lunar mission, team members said. Moon Express — one of five teams still competing for the Google Lunar X Prize (GLXP) — has secured $20 million ...

Moon Express fully funded for Google Lunar X Prize bid - SpaceNews

Moon Express's MX-1 lander. Credit: Moon Express artist's concept A revised version of the MX-1 lander (above), called the MX-1E, is on track to launch this year after Moon Express closed a $20 million financing round. Credit: Moon Express artist's ...

Lunar mining firm Moon Express funds first trip to “eighth continent" - PC Authority

Moon Express, the US startup that last year announced plans to mine the moon's natural resources, has fully funded its maiden mission. The company has managed to raise $20 million in a Series B-1 funding round, which brings its total reserves up to ...

Moon Express raised enough funds for trip to the Moon - Astronomy Magazine

The California-based American team for the international Google Lunar X Prize competition, Moon Express, has made its next milestone in the competition. Moon Express has raised enough money for the trip to the Moon, raising a total of $45 million so ...

Moon Express says it's raised the money for a commercial trip to the Moon - RedOrbit

Backed by captains of the tech industry and veterans of space exploration, Moon Express has successfully sourced the funds it needs to achieve its stated goal of sending a mission to the moon for commercial purposes. The company announced it was ...