Israeli nonprofit plans to send a robotic rover to the moon in 2017

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Since the first moon landing, residents of this here planet Earth have been obsessed with returning to that silvery orb in the sky. Humans haven’t walked on the moon since 1972, although space agencies around the globe have been busy exploring other parts of the solar system. Now, a private nonprofit organization from Israel is gearing up to do what no other group of private citizens on Earth has done. The team secured a launch contract to send a rover into space , and they are hoping to land on the moon in the second half of 2017. Read the rest of Israeli nonprofit plans to send a robotic rover to the moon in 2017

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BP to pay record $21 billion in settlement for Deepwater Horizon oil spill

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The reckoning has finally come for British Petroleum’s massive 2010 oil spill off the Gulf Coast, with a court settlement of nearly $21 billion related to the disaster. The Washington Examiner reports that the money will be split up and used to fund various projects to help address the environmental disaster, including: a $5.5 billion penalty for civil claims under the Clean Water Act, $7.1 billion in claims under the Oil Pollution Act, $1 billion for early restoration work, $4.9 billion for the five Gulf states, and $1 billion for local governments. “Once approved by the court, this agreement will launch one of the largest environmental restoration efforts the world has ever seen,” Lynch said. Read the rest of BP to pay record $21 billion in settlement for Deepwater Horizon oil spill

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Oving Architecten envelopes former concentration camp house in glass box

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