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Israel's first lunar mission to launch this week

World Feb 19, 2019

Israel's first lunar mission to launch this week

Israel will launch its first moon mission this week, sending an unmanned spacecraft to collect data to be shared with NASA, organizers said Monday. The 585-kg Beresheet (Genesis) spacecraft is to lift off atop a Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Friday. Israel Aerospace ...

NASA and China collaborate on Moon mission

World / Science & Health Jan 19, 2019

NASA and China collaborate on Moon mission

The space agencies of the United States and China are coordinating efforts on moon exploration, NASA said Friday as it navigates a strict legal framework aimed at preventing technology transfer to China. "With the required approval from Congress, NASA has been in discussions with China ...