Two members of the Synergy Moon team have been nominated for World Technology Awards, according to a blog post on the Google Lunar X Prize website.
Nominees include Synergy Moon Team Leader Kevin Myrick, Founder of InterPlanetary Ventures; and Roderick Milliron, founder of Interorbital Systems and Synergy Moonâ€™s Lunar Rocket and Lunar Lander Designer.
The awards will be presented at a gala in New York City this July. The awards are being sponsored by World Technology Network in association with AAAS, the New York Academy of Sciences, and Time, Science, and Fortune magazines.
Google Lunar X Prize competitor Odyssey Moon and its CEO, Bob Richards, also have been nominated for awards in the “Space” category.