Israeli Spacecraft ‘Beresheet’ Heads for the Moon Today!

🚀🇮🇱🌝 HISTORIC: Israeli spacecraft named ‘Beresheet’, which is Hebrew for Genesis, will be Israel’s first mission to the moon! The unmanned spacecraft is loaded with a time capsule that gives a glimpse into Israeli life past and present. Some of the items in the capsule include: a Holocaust survivor’s story, […]

WE REMEMBER: Ilan Ramon

On this day in 1954, Israel’s first astronaut, Ilan Ramon was born. He tragically lost his life along with six other astronauts aboard the Columbia Space Shuttle in 2003. The son of a Holocaust survivor and a colonel in the Israeli Air Force, Ramon served Israel, the Jewish people, and […]