Xprize

12.14.15
Xprize offers $7 million for exploring the ocean floor
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Xprize offers $7 million for exploring the ocean floor

The Shell Ocean Discovery Xprize offers serious cash for mapping the seafloor with robots.

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10.07.15
The Google XPrize moonshot is a step closer to reality
10.07.15

The Google XPrize moonshot is a step closer to reality

One of the teams competing to land a rover on the moon has signed a launch contract to hitch a ride there.

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10.05.15
Lunar Xprize hopeful pins plans on experimental rocket
10.05.15

Lunar Xprize hopeful pins plans on experimental rocket

An untested startup plans to get to the moon on an untested rocket.

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09.29.15
Xprize challenge offers $20 million to curb fossil fuel emissions
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Xprize challenge offers $20 million to curb fossil fuel emissions

Xprize is giving away a total of $20 million to teams that can turn nasty carbon dioxide emissions into something useful.

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06.26.15
Can technology solve America's literacy problem?
06.26.15

Can technology solve America's literacy problem?

Roughly 36 million adults in the United States read English at or below a third-grade level. For a...

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06.26.15
Audi is helping to make a moon rover for Google's Lunar Xprize
06.26.15

Audi is helping to make a moon rover for Google's Lunar Xprize

In a possible bid to make the most stylish entry yet for Google's Lunar XPRIZE, Audi has announced...

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06.08.15
XPRIZE and Barbara Bush Foundation aim to improve adult literacy
06.08.15

XPRIZE and Barbara Bush Foundation aim to improve adult literacy

The latest XPRIZE competition isn't as high-tech as getting a rover to the moon, but it's no less...

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03.18.15
HeroX is the Kickstarter of X Prize-type competitions
03.18.15

HeroX is the Kickstarter of X Prize-type competitions

X Prize aims to challenge inventors into creating technologies that could benefit mankind, but it...

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02.23.15
Two Xprize rivals will share a trip to the Moon
02.23.15

Two Xprize rivals will share a trip to the Moon

Just because the Google Lunar Xprize is hotly contested doesn't mean that the competitors always h...

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