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04/09/14 - by: Nick Azer
A Google Lunar XPRIZE team has received a $16.4 million donation! A historic statement for space.
04/02/14 - by: Nick Azer
The Google Lunar XPRIZE teams were on a roll with rocket flights, lander tests, and great video!
03/26/14 - by: Nick Azer
Our first Hangout brings big news, as the teams forge alliances & explain challenges of the Moon.

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2014.04.18 13:58
Live from space: +SpaceX and their #Dragon  head to the #ISS (right now!):
2014.04.18 10:34
NASA's #LADEE mission has ended---by crashing (intentionally) into the far side of the Moon.

All about the mission and what it has revealed about dust in the lunar environment:

http://www.universetoday.com/108940/nasa-extends-ladee-dust-explorer-for-bonus-lunar-science/
2014.04.18 09:32
We're going back to the Moon---for good. 

http://www.googlelunarxprize.org/

Are you excited? Spread the word!

Every person counts.

[Image: +Team Stellar CEO Stjepan Bedic spreading the word in Croatia. http://www.googlelunarxprize.org/teams/stellar/blog/lectures-balloon-launches-and-tv-shows]
2014.04.17 09:19
Team leader Michael Paul is Homecoming 2014's Honorary Grand Marshal! Next year's homecoming is going to be out of this world!
2014.04.15 18:51
Winning $20 Million #LEGO dollars.

http://bit.ly/moonbots2014

(But seriously, you can win a trip to Hawaii with your own MoonBot!)

#youtubespacela
2014.04.14 16:06
A guide to tonight's lunar eclipse---and the rare 'tetrad' of eclipses that it's a part of:

http://www.cnet.com/news/total-lunar-eclipse-blood-moon-viewers-guide/

[Image: Video screenshot by Eric Mack/CNET.]
2014.04.14 13:28
#SpaceX is launching to the International Space Station today---and carrying some interesting things with them...:

http://www.space.com/25459-weird-science-spacex-dragon-launch.html

Edit: The launch has been postponed. https://twitter.com/genejm29/status/455795118662901760  

[Image: The +SpaceX Dragon being mounted for flight.]
2014.04.10 13:42
Know anyone smart, 9-17?

Tell them about MoonBots!

They can win a trip to Hawaii with #LEGO  robots:

http://bitly.com/moonbots2014

Registration is open until May 15th!

Trailer: Moonbots 2014: A Google Lunar XPRIZE LEGO MINDSTORMS Challenge!
2014.04.09 16:57
A former Red Hot Chili Pepper launched his new album.

Into space. 

(With a Google Lunar XPRIZE team!:)

http://bit.ly/1kMqeio
2014.04.09 14:41
Team +SpaceIL  has received a $16.4 million donation!:

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20140409005157/en/SpaceIL-Receives-16.4M-Donation-Dr.-Miriam-Sheldon#.U0W8S_ldWSo

Their total budget is marked as $36 million (and they've previously announced having raised at least $20 million, so they're well on their way!)

"As an entrepreneur, nothing is as thrilling as supporting a group of people who have been told that their dreams cannot be realized." -donor Sheldon Adelson

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/09/us-israel-space-adelson-idUSBREA381FH20140409
2014.04.08 09:07
A lot of inspiring moments from our live Hangout! Stay tuned for the archived video (on everything from exploring Moon caves to teaming up robots named Tetris & Moonraker), and see our Twitter for highlights:

https://twitter.com/glxp

The space pioneers of today are like the #aviation pioneers of 20th century! Get to know them---and you could even join them. 

Shoot for the Moon, and you might just get there!

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