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Google Lunar XPRIZE: TeamIndus among top 5 finalists who will land their spacecrafts on Moon - News Nation;

Google Lunar XPRIZE: TeamIndus among top 5 finalists who will land their spacecrafts on Moon - News Nation

News NationGoogle Lunar XPRIZE: TeamIndus among top 5 finalists who will land their spacecrafts on MoonNews NationTeamIndus has yet again made all the Indians proud as it has made it to the list of five finalists who will be competing in a $30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE competition that requires them to land on the Moon and operate their unmanned robotic ...and more »

Google Lunar X Prize: Five Finalists Race To The Moon By Year's End - iTech Post;

Google Lunar X Prize: Five Finalists Race To The Moon By Year's End - iTech Post

iTech PostGoogle Lunar X Prize: Five Finalists Race To The Moon By Year's EndiTech PostFive diverse privately-funded teams have succeeded in securing verified launch contracts that qualifies them in the finals. The last stage of the competition requires them to launch their robotic space craft on or before the year's end. (Photo : CNET ...and more »

India's Team Indus Among 5 Google Lunar XPrize Finalists; December 31 Is the New Deadline - NDTV;

India's Team Indus Among 5 Google Lunar XPrize Finalists; December 31 Is the New Deadline - NDTV

NDTVIndia's Team Indus Among 5 Google Lunar XPrize Finalists; December 31 Is the New DeadlineNDTVFive teams have qualified to compete in a $30 million Google-backed competition to land and operate robotic spacecraft on the surface of the moon, the XPrize Foundation said on Tuesday. Contenders now have until December 31 for their spacecraft to be ...and more »

Google is giving $20m to the first team to land a spacecraft on the Moon in 2017 - ScienceAlert;

Google is giving $20m to the first team to land a spacecraft on the Moon in 2017 - ScienceAlert

ScienceAlertGoogle is giving $20m to the first team to land a spacecraft on the Moon in 2017ScienceAlertGoogle's nearly decade-long quest to get private space explorers to land a robotic spacecraft on the Moon is finally coming down to the wire – the five remaining teams have until the end of 2017 to meet the epic challenge. The Lunar XPRIZE competition ...and more »

Five teams remain in Google Lunar X Prize contest - The Space Reporter;

Five teams remain in Google Lunar X Prize contest - The Space Reporter

The Space ReporterFive teams remain in Google Lunar X Prize contestThe Space ReporterMoon Express All teams must launch by December 31, 2017, to be eligible for cash prizes. Photo: A rendering of Moon Express' MX-1E lander. Credit: Moon Express. 160. SHARES. ShareTweetGoogleReddit · LinkedinSubscribeMail. Sign up to receive our ...and more »

Five finalists named in Google's $20 million Lunar X-Prize - KGO-TV;

Five finalists named in Google's $20 million Lunar X-Prize - KGO-TV

KGO-TVFive finalists named in Google's $20 million Lunar X-PrizeKGO-TVFive teams are still in the running for Google's Lunar XPrize. If they successfully get their rocket to the moon and transmit HD video and photos back to earth, they'll win a whopping $20 million. (KGO-TV). KGO. Tuesday, January 24, 2017 07:26PM ...and more »

Israeli team advances to last 5 in Google spacecraft contest - The Times of Israel (blog)

Israeli team advances to last 5 in Google spacecraft contestThe Times of Israel (blog)The Israeli nonprofit group SpaceIL has made it to the final five teams selected in a $20 million competition sponsored by Google to send a privately-funded spacecraft to the moon. The finalists include teams from Japan, India, the United States (two ...and more »

India, Israel Officially in Race for First Private Moon Landing - National Geographic;

India, Israel Officially in Race for First Private Moon Landing - National Geographic

National GeographicIndia, Israel Officially in Race for First Private Moon LandingNational GeographicTeams in the U.S. and Japan also have confirmed launch contracts, allowing them to compete for the $20-million Google Lunar X Prize. View Images. Based in Bangalore, Team Indus will launch its rover, dubbed ECA, on an Indian space agency rocket in an ...and more »

Five finalists advance in Google's $30M moon lander contest - Orlando Business Journal;

Five finalists advance in Google's $30M moon lander contest - Orlando Business Journal

Orlando Business JournalFive finalists advance in Google's $30M moon lander contestOrlando Business JournalFive teams have advanced to the final stage of competition for Google's $30 million lunar lander contest, the company announced today. Each of the teams will have until Dec. 31 to get their lunar landers into orbit. The first team to successfully land ...and more »

Google's Lunar XPrize's Five Remaining Finalists Are Set To Travel To The Moon - iTech Post;

Google's Lunar XPrize's Five Remaining Finalists Are Set To Travel To The Moon - iTech Post

iTech PostGoogle's Lunar XPrize's Five Remaining Finalists Are Set To Travel To The MooniTech PostA nearly full moon shines on January 22, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The city is set to host the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August. (Photo : Mario Tama/Getty Images). Google's Lunar XPrize competition has only five contenders left. The five ...and more »

For 5 Contest Finalists, a $20 Million Dash to the Moon - New York Times;

For 5 Contest Finalists, a $20 Million Dash to the Moon - New York Times

New York TimesFor 5 Contest Finalists, a $20 Million Dash to the MoonNew York TimesAn artist's illustration of a spacecraft by SpaceIL, one of five finalists competing for a $20 million prize for reaching the moon. Credit SpaceIL. The surface of the moon may soon be dotted with corporate logos, and its craters labeled with slogans ...and more »

Five finalists remain on Google Lunar X Prize competition - Pulse Headlines;

Five finalists remain on Google Lunar X Prize competition - Pulse Headlines

Pulse HeadlinesFive finalists remain on Google Lunar X Prize competitionPulse HeadlinesOut of 16 participants, only five remain to secure and stage a moon landing. The deadline is set on December 31. The five remaining teams are Synergy Moon, Team Indus, SpaceIL, Hakuto, and Moon Express. The first stage of the competition had the teams ...and more »

Five Teams Have Launch Contracts For Google Lunar X Prize - Aviation Week;

Five Teams Have Launch Contracts For Google Lunar X Prize - Aviation Week

Aviation WeekFive Teams Have Launch Contracts For Google Lunar X PrizeAviation WeekAn international array of teams remain in the running for top money in the race to the Moon's surface in the $30 million Google Lunar X Prize ... THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS. You must be a paid subscriber to access "Five Teams ...and more »

Five Teams Race to the Moon by Year's End - Scientific American;

Five Teams Race to the Moon by Year's End - Scientific American

Scientific AmericanFive Teams Race to the Moon by Year's EndScientific AmericanTeams such as SpaceIL will attempt to land and operate rovers on the Moon to win the $30 million Google Lunar X Prize. Credit: SpaceIL. Advertisement |. Report Ad. And then there were five. Five privately funded teams have secured verified launch ...and more »

5 Teams Still Hoping to Reach Moon for $20M Prize - Newser;

5 Teams Still Hoping to Reach Moon for $20M Prize - Newser

Newser5 Teams Still Hoping to Reach Moon for $20M PrizeNewserFive teams are still hoping to be the first to send a private spacecraft to the moon and bring home a $20 million prize. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)Five teams are still hoping to be the first to send a private spacecraft to the moon and bring home a $20 ...and more »

Five Google Lunar XPrize teams aim for the Moon in 2017 - Neowin;

Five Google Lunar XPrize teams aim for the Moon in 2017 - Neowin

NeowinFive Google Lunar XPrize teams aim for the Moon in 2017NeowinFive Google Lunar XPrize (GLXP) teams are set to launch their projects to the Moon by the end of the year, having signed launched contracts. Teams whose lander hasn't left the launchpad by December 31, 2017, will be out the running for the first place ...and more »

The five finalists in Google's private-sector race to the moon have 341 days to launch…and counting - Quartz;

The five finalists in Google's private-sector race to the moon have 341 days to launch…and counting - Quartz

QuartzThe five finalists in Google's private-sector race to the moon have 341 days to launch…and countingQuartzFive teams now have until the end of the year to launch spacecraft to the moon in search of the $20 million first-place Google Lunar X-Prize. The X-Prize foundation confirmed today that five teams from around the world demonstrated serious plans to ...and more »

TeamIndus in final 5 of Google lunar XPRIZE - Economic Times

TeamIndus in final 5 of Google lunar XPRIZEEconomic TimesBENGALURU: TeamIndus, the only Indian team competing for the Google Lunar XPRIZE, has moved forward to the final phase of the Google Lunar XPRIZE competition, according to a statement from XPRIZE and Google. According to the competition rules, ...and more »

Lunar XPrize finalists to shoot for the moon in 2017 - New Atlas;

Lunar XPrize finalists to shoot for the moon in 2017 - New Atlas

New AtlasLunar XPrize finalists to shoot for the moon in 2017New AtlasThe Google Lunar XPrize finale has been almost a decade in the making, but 2017 will be the year that we finally have lift off. The XPrize foundation has today confirmed the five finalist teams that have secured launch contracts and will make a final ...and more »

These 5 Teams Are Racing to Land on the Moon This Year - Inverse

These 5 Teams Are Racing to Land on the Moon This YearInverseThe race to the moon is on once again. Armed with verified launch contracts, five teams in the Google Lunar XPRIZE competition will be advancing to the final round — and attempt to land a robotic spacecraft on the moon before the end of this year. The ...and more »