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State of Florida Offers $2 Million Incentive to X Prize Contestants

By Doug Messier
Parabolic Arc
February 23, 2008
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Florida is offering a $2 million incentive to encourage entrants in the Google Lunar X Prize to launch their robotic rover from the state.

The money would be in addition to the $20 million prize being offered by Google and the X Prize Foundation for the first private group to land a spacecraft on the moon by the end of 2010. Ten organizations have registered for the competition.

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