Monday, November 12, 2007

Lessons from the 2007 "Prize Season"

Advanced Nanotechnology summarizes the recent big prize competitions (specifically the Lunar Lander Challenge, Space Elevator Games, and DARPA Urban Challenge), and proposes a few lessons learned from these events.

The post also suggests some principles for space projects, whether the project is winning the Lunar X PRIZE or NASA's manned return to the Moon program.