UK Unveils Mission To The Moon And Beyond

Posted: Apr 26 2007, 1:00am CDT | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 1:37am CDT, in News | Technology News


UK unveils mission to the Moon and beyond
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Granted, Great Britain isn't the most well-known country in the world for its intergalactic excursions, but that doesn't keep the great English scientists from advancing the global changing technology.

The Astrium UK is the latest space-focused science lab working on sending probes to the Moon. If successful, they will also be on their way to Mars some time down the line.Dubbed the MoonTwins project, it aims to have the most precise landing in lunar history. Don't get your telescopes ready just yet, though. This project won't be lifting off the ground (literally) until at least a decade from now.

Read more details in BBC's coverage.

By Eric Raby

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