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Israel’s first lunar spacecraft, Beresheet, blasts off - analysis

Israel is only the fourth country after the US, the former Soviet Union and China to embark on a mission to the moon.

Israel Museum during Space Week
'Space Week' launches in Israel next week

The theme of this year's "Space Week" will be to commemorate 50 years since man first landed on the moon.

Israeli scientists participate in an experiment simulating a mission to Mars
Civilian space program in crisis, according to comptroller

Israel’s civilian space program was established in 1983, and in the 1990s it launched four Amos-model satellites into space.

CHEF HAIM COHEN tries to make a falafel in a reenactment of space.
World Space Week set to touch down in Israel

The events held in Israel are sponsored under a UN World Space Week Initiative, made up of around 50 countries, Israel being one of the countries taking part in the initiative.

SpaceIL's lander - SpaceIl is an Israeli nonprofit, established in 2011, that was competing in the G
Space: Israel's final frontier

Opher Doron of Israel Aerospace Industries’ Space Division talks moon missions and nanosatellites with the ‘Magazine’ on the 30th anniversary of Israel’s first satellite launch.

Minister of Science Akonis (right) and head of the NASA Jim Briidnstiin, July 12, 2018.
New NASA director chooses Israel for first int'l visit

NASA and the ISA will expand their cooperation, according to an official statement issued on Thursday by Science and Technology Minister Ofir Akunis.

Israeli spacecraft to launch in December, land on the moon next year

The spacecraft will launch on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in December and is expected to land on February 13, 2019.

NASA to launch Israeli-developed radiation-protection suit

Developed by Tel Aviv-based StemRad, the suit is designed to shield astronauts during a trip to Mars.

Israeli scientists participate in an experiment simulating a mission to Mars
In Media: Is Israel on another planet?

A team of six Israeli researchers on Sunday ended a four-day Mars habitat experiment in Israel's Negev desert where they simulated living conditions on the Red Planet.

Israeli lunar launch project aiming high despite Google let down

SpaceIL reaffirms mission to land on the Moon despite contest's end, plans to blast off by the end of this year.

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