Israel on the Moon – level 2
Israel launched a small space craft to the moon on a Falcon 9 SpaceX rocket. The journey to the moon will be long – it will take 1,5 months.
There is a quicker way to get to the moon, but Israel does not have a big enough rocket for that. This spacecraft is unmanned, and it is only 585 kilograms heavy. It is going to land on the moon on 11 April.
The mission hopes to inspire students into STEM subjects.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
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