Deep Space Mission


Your future is here.

America is leading the world in a bold new adventure to ensure the expansion of knowledge, economic growth and a better life for all. Deep space exploration will open new worlds of learning and technological advancement.

NASA is building the capability to take humanity farther into the solar system than we have ever gone before. It is the inevitable next step. This mission is now. Not next year, not in a decade, but today.

Commit yourself, because this is your mission. Deep space will be part of your future.



Today’s Deep Space Extra for Tuesday, January 17, 2017

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Eugene Cernan, who commanded Apollo 17, the final human mission to the Moon, has died. The retired NASA astronaut and U.S. Navy aviator urged a return to the lunar surface to start an inspiring new era of human deep space exploration. He was 82. Human Deep Space Exploration Eugene Cernan, […]


Coalition Statement on the Passing of Capt. Gene Cernan

It is with great sadness and profound gratitude that the Coalition for Deep Space Exploration notes the passing of Apollo Astronaut Captain Eugene “Gene” Cernan on Monday, January 16. He was 82. Known for his continued support of human space exploration, Capt. Cernan left his mark on history with three historical space missions as the Pilot […]

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NASA’s mission is to explore what is beyond our Moon, to learn about our galaxy and eventually send humans to places we have never been before. This mission has already begun and we are reaching key developmental milestones every day.

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