Speaking of pushing the edges of the envelope: Armadillo Aerospace

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Armadillo Lander Captures Lunar X PRIZE Level One, but $1.65 Million Proves Elusive

Lunar landers and Mars rovers were all over the deserts of the American southwest this weekend. First, it was a mixed weekend for John Carmack, one of the original creators of the video game Doom. On Friday he and his team at Armadillo Aerospace were the big winners at the Lunar X Prize event, the Northrop Grumman Lunar Lander Challenge in New Mexico.

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One Response to Speaking of pushing the edges of the envelope: Armadillo Aerospace

  1. JK Fowler says:

    Hi there. Thought you might be interested in this: http://jkfowler.com/2009/11/11/armadillo/ . Cheers, JK

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