LightSail

LightSail

LightSail

Award-winning personalized literacy solution featuring the unique combination of 80,000 engaging books, in-text assessments, and instant, actionable data.
Founded
2012
Raised
$23.2M
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$11,000,000
Venture capital - 2016
Scott Cook Bezos Family Foundation Valhalla Charitable Trust
$3,500,000
Venture capital (Series B) - 2015
Scott Cook
Team Size
10+
Employees
Tweakers

LightSail-2-satelliet wordt succesvol voortgestuwd door enkel zonlicht

CNET

LightSail 2 mission declares success as it sets sail on sunlight

New York Times Bits

LightSail-2 Mission Shows Solar Sailing’s Potential for Spaceflight

Science Connecting

LightSail 2 Successfully Deploys Solar Sail One Month After Launch

New Scientist

LightSail 2 unfurls solar sail and begins travelling through space

Tweakers

Ruimtevaartuig LightSail-2 heeft zijn zonnezeil succesvol uitgeklapt

TechCrunch , SPACE.com

The Planetary Society’s crowdfunded LightSail 2 deploys its solar sail in orbit

Tweakers

Zonneruimtevaartuig LightSail-2 stuurt eerste signalen naar aarde

TechCrunch

New LightSail 2 mission dashboard lets anyone check in on solar sail spacecraft’s progress

SiliconANGLE

Amazon launches Lightsail VPS starting at $5/ month | #reInvent - SiliconANGLE

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$11,000,000 Venture capital
EdSurge , VentureWire , FinSMEs

​LightSail Raises $11 Million in Series B Round From Bezos Foundation and Scott Cook News)

GeekWire

LightSail's fiery reentry marks the end of Planetary Society's first test flight

Space Space imaging
The Verge

This is the first image taken by Bill Nye's LightSail spacecraft

Space
Mashable

Bill Nye's LightSail spacecraft wakes up, unfurls sail on second attempt

Space
Tweakers

LightSail-satelliet communiceert weer na probleem met zonnepanelen - update - IT Pro - Nieuws

Mashable

Phone home, LightSail! Bill Nye's space mission stalled by glitches

Space
The Verge

Bill Nye’s LightSail spacecraft is back in touch with Earth after rebooting itself

Space
The Verge

Bill Nye's LightSail spacecraft has lost contact with Earth

Space
The Verge

Watch the first launch of Bill Nye's LightSail spacecraft live at 10:45AM ET

Space
The Verge

Bill Nye launches Kickstarter to fund the LightSail solar spacecraft

Space Crowdfunding