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The New Face of Space Race

The New Face of Space Race

03/03/2015

Yoav Landsman/ Liberal Magazine In participation of Professor Oded Aharonson For an online version (in Hebrew), click here Click here for a full PDF version (in Hebrew): Space Race Read More

Times of Israel: Space Week lifts off as Google space race intensifies

29/01/2015

“…2015 was set to be the “year of space” for Israel as well as for many other countries that have teams competing for a $20 million prize in the Google LunarX space race contest. The mission for the moon-bound spaceships: to take high-definition video and beam it back to earth, and explore the surface of the […] Read More

SpaceIL Designs a Science Twist to its Mission: Map Lunar Magnetism

SpaceIL Designs a Science Twist to its Mission: Map Lunar Magnetism

09/11/2014

Israeli XPrize Mission Science Twist: Map Lunar Magnetism (Op-Ed on space.com) “The lunar magnetic field: the moon’s “history book” The moon has fascinated humans since the dawn of history, but there has been little lunar-surface research since the 1970s. SpaceIL is particularly interested in deciphering the secrets kept by the moon’s crustal rocks…” Click here to […] Read More

First SpaceIL Video Conference lesson

First SpaceIL Video Conference lesson

29/10/2014

The first SpaceIL video-chat lesson took place this week, within the framework of “See the World” program, to encourage entrepreneurship and creative thinking. The lesson was given to seventh grade students from ORT Ramat Yosef school in the city of Bat Yam. This is a unique educational project, aiming to build an online community. As […] Read More