Returning To The Moon | University of Oxford

Returning To The Moon

Speaker
Professor Alan Wells
Event date
Event time
19:00
Venue
Broad Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3AZ
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

The Google Lunar XPRIZE is a $30 million competition to land a privately-funded robot on the Moon. Professor Alan Wells is one of the XPRIZE judges and here provides an insight into the prize, the competing teams and their proposed missions to the Moon. Professor Wells is Emeritus Professor of the University of Leicester where he was Founding Director of the Space Research Centre.