xprize News of 01/19/20
Teams Autonomously Mapping The Depths Take Home Millions In Ocean Discovery Xprize
There’s a whole lot of ocean on this planet, and we don’t have much of an idea what’s at the bottom of most of it. That could change with the craft and techniques created during the Ocean Discovery Xprize , which had teams competing ...
Global Learning Xprize Splits $10m Purse For Best Teaching App For Disadvantaged Kids
Kids need a good education to have the best chance of succeeding in the world, but in distant parts of developing countries that may be neither schools nor teachers. The Global Learning Xprize aimed to spur innovation in the tech space to create ...
XPRIZE Names Two Grand Prize Winners In $15 Million Global Learning Challenge
XPRIZE, the non-profit organization developing and managing competitions to find solutions to social challenges, has named two grand prize winners in the Elon Musk-backed Global Learning XPRIZE . The companies, KitKit School out of South Korea ...
After Its First Attempt Botched The Landing, SpaceIL Commits To Second Beresheet Lunar Mission
The minds behind Israel’s SpaceIL attempted lunar landing convened today to begin planning for a second lunar mission. In an announcement yesterday , the chairman of SpaceIL, Morris Kahn, said that the leaders of the group behind the ...