Woman pioneers in space

Yesterday, march 8, was the international women day, and I though on describing some statistics (valid for today) and context in the space exploration, centered in the people who reached space. First, when I am saying Astronaut I include all the people who have been or are in space, not the trained ones. Also, I … Continue reading Woman pioneers in space


Google Lunar X-Prize

There are many competition in space, but the most interesting for this year will be the Google Lunar X-Prize. This competition is sponsored by Google and it has three main objectives: Place a spacecraft on the Moon Travel 500 meters from the landing point Transmit HD video and images And the award is: First place: … Continue reading Google Lunar X-Prize