Local start-up Astrobotic will be spotlighted in Google’s new documentary about teams attempting to win its Lunar XPRIZE competition.

XPRIZE and Google are preparing “Moon Shot,” a nine-part online documentary focusing on the 16 teams competing in Google’s $30 million Lunar XPRIZE. Astrobotic Technology Inc., a Strip District start-up spun out of CMU’s Robotic Institute in 2007, is one of the teams featured in the documentary.

The trailer for the series premiered today on Youtube.

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