Google:space race to the moon

“The race is part of the Google Lunar X Prize, which will put $20 million into the hands of the first privately funded team that can land a rover on the moon; have it travel on the surface for 500 meters or more; send back data, photos and video; and do it all by December 31, 2012.”

“The prize drops to $15 million after that date and goes away altogether after 2014.”

Full article at http://edition.cnn.com/2008/TECH/space/06/20/google.lunar.xprize/index.html

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