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.



Deep Space Extra for Friday, June 24, 2016

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA pursues new thinking, innovation and diversity as it prepares for the human exploration of Mars and a permanent deep space presence. Human Deep Space Exploration NASA officials, astronauts outline NASA’s crewed Mars efforts at NASA Glenn event Spaceflight Insider (5/30): NASA’s goal of reaching Mars with human explorers requires […]


Acoustic tests performed on Orion’s Service Module

The intense sound and pressure simulated the extreme environment of launch.

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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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