Google's Lunar Xprize competition will end on March 31 but no one will take home the coveted award. There were four contenders for the $20 million award but none of the finalists made the cut.
Space January 23, 2018
Florida-based private company Moon Express is seeking to deploy robotic landers in a planned series of missions to the moon. Here are details on its projected lunar outpost and moon mining initiatives.
Space July 13, 2017
Moon Express is closer than ever to winning Google's $20 million prize, but the company's ambitions go much further. It plans to be among the first companies to provide commercial transportation to the moon.
Space July 13, 2017
With enough funding, Moon Express may soon land on the moon, and eventually, mine lunar resources someday. The company is said to expand the Earth's economic sphere by discovering and using the resources on the lunar surface.
Space January 16, 2017
The moon could be the target destination of romantic couples ten years from now. Moon Express founder Naveen Jain said space tourists may possibly land on lunar surface for just $10,000.
Space December 4, 2016
Moon Express has made history, becoming the first private company to gain permission to travel beyond Earth's orbit and straight to the moon.
Space August 4, 2016
The Internet has, once again, made it possible for past, present and future generations to relive the magic of the Apollo lunar missions in the 1960s and 1970s. NASA uploaded over 8,400 photos documenting moon explorations in stunning high definition.
Space October 6, 2015
Moon Express received a chunk of Google's Lunar XPRIZE Competition award for successful lander prototype test. In partnership with Rocket Lab, three planned launches were set in 2017.
Space October 3, 2015
Rare minerals and metals are low in supply and high in cost, but commercial trips to the moon could change all that.
Space March 14, 2015
The Google Lunar XPrize has announced five finalist teams that will vie for Milestone Prizes amounting to $6 million.
Space February 23, 2014
California-based Moon Express unveiled the MX-1 lunar lander that it aims to send to the moon, come 2015.
Space December 7, 2013