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L-R: David Dolev, Assistant Director of MISTI and Managing Director of MISTI’s programs in Israel; Deanna Rockefeller, Global Science & Technology Portfolio Manager; and Joshua (Shiki) Shani, CEO of Lockheed Martin Israel (Photo: Sivan Farag)

Lockheed Martin, MIT Announce New Seed Fund in Israel

The MIT-Lockheed Martin Seed Fund, to be sponsored by Lockheed Martin with more than $150,000, includes two to four projects for Israel and two to four projects for Germany

A "selfie" captured by the Beresheet spacecraft during its landing maneuver on April 11, 2019 (Photo: SpaceIL)

Israel’s Beresheet Spacecraft Crash Lands on the Moon

At the end of a 49-day voyage, the privately-funded spacecraft crashed on the moon's surface Thursday night after its main engine failed. “The achievement of reaching where we did is tremendous,” said SpaceIL Chairman Morris Kahn