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07/20/2018

Today’s Deep Space Extra

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA is looking ahead to a return to the Moon as it marks the 49th anniversary on Friday of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. A new approach offers a sustained human presence in the lunar environs with commercial and international themes to prepare human explorers for Mars and other deep space destinations. China plans a mega rocket. NASA signs a cooperative agreement with the space agency of the UAE.

07/19/2018

Today’s Deep Space Extra

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… The U.S. private sector is striving to help shape future lunar exploration as well as low Earth orbit operations. NASA readies a first ever mission to the sun for an early August liftoff. Blue Origin’s New Shepard achieves another milestone in its bid to begin suborbital passenger flight.

07/18/2018

Today’s Deep Space Extra

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, among those attending the Farnborough International Air Show in the U.K. this week, discussed deep space exploration plans with his European counterparts. More details about a joint lunar exploration effort could be unveiled this fall. Life on Mars? It may be underground. Astronomers detect even more volcanic activity on Jupiter’s moon Io.

07/17/2018

Today’s Deep Space Extra

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA and its Commercial Crew Program partners face scrutiny over test flight schedules. Far from Earth artificial intelligence could become an essential tool for exploration and discovery. A new European solid rocket motor clears a test milestone.

07/16/2018

Today’s Deep Space Extra

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine sizes up the Moon’s value to the future of human deep space exploration. NASA’s new exo-planet hunter, TESS, nears the end of post launch checkout. The U.K. selects northern Scotland for a future spaceport. European Space Agency chief Jan Worner calls on member states for innovative space transportation proposals.

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