A 10kg rover, due to land on the Moon by 2024, will be fitted with an advanced robotic arm design and manufactured in Australia.
Who cares what happens to bootprints on the Moon? All humans should. And thankfully the US Congress and president agree.
The technologies behind weather forecasting, GPS and even smartphones can trace their origins to the race to the Moon.
Scientists are figuring out how to reduce the cost of space travel – to and from the Moon and possibly to Mars. One approach is to mine the Moon for resources necessary for interplanetary travel.
The private space race is about to take another great leap as Israel sends a private lander to the moon.