Moon Exploration

7 Private Companies Building Commercial Space Stations

They say you only need to know three things about real estate: location, location, location. And if your location happens to be in Hong Kong, San Francisco, or New York, then you’re probably paying premium dollars to live there. All three are among the most expensive places on Earth, with monthly rent on a two-bedroom […]

Space Mining Startups Hope to Mine the Moon

It’s been nearly a half-century since Neil Armstrong first stepped foot on the lunar surface and uttered those famous words, “Man, I need a beer.”* That moment was the culmination of nearly a decade of hard work and vision—and a testament to the human spirit and its insatiable need to explore. Now humanity (well, some […]

Astrobotic: A Space Robotics Company Eyeing the Xprize

Man first set foot on the moon 46 years ago and since then, it doesn’t seem like we’ve done a whole lot to explore a fascinating destination that’s just 3 days away. Private space travel is becoming the next hot trend in VC investing with private space exploration companies like SpaceX and Rocket Lab already selling payload […]