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SpaceIL receives $1M grant for Beresheet 2.0

SpaceIL receives $1M grant for Beresheet 2.0

SpaceIL receives $1M grant from billionaire Len Blavatnik. i24NEWS spoke to SpaceIL co-founder Kfir Damari about taking Israel back to moon.i24News, 20/01/2020 16:44
Hordes of Earth's toughest creatures may now be living on Moon

Hordes of Earth's toughest creatures may now be living on Moon

Tardigrades can withstand extreme temperatures, and may survive a long time on Earth's nearest neighbor, following Israeli moon mission.Issam Ahmed, AFP, 07/08/2019 08:07
Buzz Aldrin to Israel: Never lose hope

Buzz Aldrin to Israel: Never lose hope

Second man on the moon says Israeli attempt to land craft on lunar surface 'inspiring.'Gary Willig, 12/04/2019 08:18
Watch: Beresheet fails to land on the moon

Watch: Beresheet fails to land on the moon

Last-minute engine failure appears to cause Beresheet to crash. Netanyahu: We will try again.Gary Willig, 11/04/2019 21:49
Israeli spacecraft to land on the moon tonight

Israeli spacecraft to land on the moon tonight

Beresheet spacecraft to make landing on moon after traveling 4 million miles in orbit later tonight.AFP, 11/04/2019 20:21
Watch: How does Beresheet plan to land on the moon?

Watch: How does Beresheet plan to land on the moon?

Video explains all factors at play as Israeli spacecraft attempts to land on the moon tomorrow evening.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2019 17:50
Beresheet spacecraft completes maneuver around the moon

Beresheet spacecraft completes maneuver around the moon

Israel's first spacecraft successfully completes maneuver around the moon, just days before scheduled lunar landing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2019 09:25
Israeli spacecraft's first pictures from far side of the moon

Israeli spacecraft's first pictures from far side of the moon

Israel's lunar lander spacecraft 'Beresheet' releases first images taken from far side of the moon after establishing orbit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2019 10:03
'This is a major milestone, we’re optimistic'

'This is a major milestone, we’re optimistic'

Watch: Yonatan Winetraub, co-founder of SpaceIL, discusses Beresheet's critical maneuver into orbit around the moon.Yoni Kempinski, 05/04/2019 03:38
Beresheet to make critical manuever to orbit the moon

Beresheet to make critical manuever to orbit the moon

Israeli spacecraft to make 'Lunar Capture' maneuver tomorrow to enter into the moon's orbit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/04/2019 19:46
Technical and ideological details on Israel's moon mission

Technical and ideological details on Israel's moon mission

Israel's lunar probe on way to moon. But what were technical concepts required to get there and what is ideological purpose behind mission?i24News, 24/02/2019 16:05
Israeli spacecraft takes off for the Moon

Israeli spacecraft takes off for the Moon

Watch as rocket carrying Israel's Beresheet spacecraft takes off from Cape Canaveral.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2019 03:27
Israeli lunar mission to launch Thursday

Israeli lunar mission to launch Thursday

Israeli spacecraft to be launched from Cape Canaveral Thursday night, bound for the Moon in Israel's first lunar landing mission.AFP, 21/02/2019 20:25
Israel's first lunar mission to launch this week

Israel's first lunar mission to launch this week

Israel set to be fourth country to land spacecraft on moon with launch from Cape Canaveral on Friday. "We are entering history."AFP, 19/02/2019 11:20
Canadian gives $5 million to put Israeli spacecraft on the moon

Canadian gives $5 million to put Israeli spacecraft on the moon

Sylvan Adams visited the Israel Aerospace Industries’ MBT Space facility in Yehud, where spacecraft is being assembled.JTA, 23/11/2018 15:31
Israel's maiden moon launch delayed to 2019

Israel's maiden moon launch delayed to 2019

Organization behind Israel's first mission to the moon announces delay in the vessel's launch from December to early 2019.AFP, 10/10/2018 22:28
Watch: Longest lunar eclipse in the 21st century

Watch: Longest lunar eclipse in the 21st century

Watch as the moon glides into Earth's shadow, in what will be the longest lunar eclipse of the century.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 27/07/2018 22:58
Israeli lunar landing planned for 2019

Israeli lunar landing planned for 2019

'We will plant Israeli flag on the moon.' Unmanned Israeli spacecraft to launch for lunar landing mission in December 2018.David Rosenberg, 10/07/2018 11:09
Special Live English Broadcast: Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh

Special Live English Broadcast: Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh

Renowned Rabbi and Kabbalist discusses the significance of the Moon in special live broadcast.Mordechai Sones, 19/02/2018 18:07
'Super moon' on Monday night the biggest since 1948

'Super moon' on Monday night the biggest since 1948

Monday night's moon to appear 8% larger than usual in rare event.Orly Harari, 14/11/2016 09:26
Israel power threatened - by jellyfish

Israel power threatened - by jellyfish

Scientists have identified a new threat to Israel's power supply: jellyfish, and the phase of the moon.AFP, 25/08/2016 19:57
Will Israel Send a Man to the Moon?

Will Israel Send a Man to the Moon?

Israeli nonprofit SpaceIL becomes the first organization to advance in a unique Google contest promoting space travel.Hezki Baruch, 07/10/2015 17:16
In Photos: Rare 'Blood Supermoon' Over Sukkot

In Photos: Rare 'Blood Supermoon' Over Sukkot

Stargazing Israelis gathered Monday to watch the rare celestial event, which saw the moon loom large - and red.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2015 21:32
Technion Shines Daylight on Moon's Origins

Technion Shines Daylight on Moon's Origins

Hagai Perets and fellow researchers have found more evidence that Earth's moon is the result of a gigantic collision early in its history.Gedalyah Reback, 16/04/2015 19:20
'Super Moon' Appears 15% Bigger than Usual

'Super Moon' Appears 15% Bigger than Usual

Moon is full and at its closest point to Earth tonight, making it appear extra large.Gil Ronen, 23/06/2013 21:25
NASA Seeks to Tow Astroid to Moon, Says US Senator

NASA Seeks to Tow Astroid to Moon, Says US Senator

NASA wants to tow astroid into orbit around moon, as part of a long-range plan towards establishing permanent manned outposts in space.Arutz Sheva staff, 07/04/2013 10:59
Israel Getting Closer to Placing Flag on Moon

Israel Getting Closer to Placing Flag on Moon

Israel's SpaceIL group is “nearly there” in the first stage of its project to build a spaceship to take a trip to the moon. Chana Ya'ar, Yoni Kempinski, 13/02/2013 12:14
SpaceIL's Dream: 'Fly Me to the Moon'

SpaceIL's Dream: 'Fly Me to the Moon'

Israel intends to become the third country in the world to land on the moon -- and the first to send the world's smallest spaceship there.Chana Ya'ar, 08/12/2011 18:51