Intel® Future Skills: Lunar Lander

Project Overview: Using only the materials listed, design and build a device that will keep an “astronaut” safe when dropped from various heights.

Project Information:

  • Project Category: Innovator

  • Difficulty Level: Beginner

  • Time Range: 45-75 minutes




A world of infinite possibilities. That is the Intel® Future Skills vision. And this is just the beginning of your journey toward innovative thinking and doing.

Welcome to the Lunar Lander project. Have you ever wanted to go to space? Now’s the time to imagine it. Put yourself in the shoes of an astronaut and help design a vehicle for the astronaut to land safely back to Earth.

When you are finished, share your design and feedback with us. We look forward to hearing from you!

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