White House, NASA to present and discuss 2018 budget plans on Tuesday.
Details of NASA’s proposed 2018 budget, along with those of other federal agencies, are anticipated from the White House on Tuesday. Astronomers are again speculating on the periodic dimming of the strange “Tabby Star”.
“Get comfortable being uncomfortable,” explains one of NASA’s up and coming astronauts.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Space robots will help prepare Mars for first human explorers.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Future human deep space exploration risks are best assessed in facilities not far from Earth, like the International Space Station and the planned lunar orbiting Deep Space Gateway.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… 2033 seems to be a supportable target date for first U.S. human Mars venture.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA and the White House stick with uncrewed option for Exploration Mission-1, the first joint test flight of the Space Launch System and Orion crew capsule, in order to address technical challenges and avoid extra cost.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Travelling to Mars continues to be a huge topic and now astronauts are joining the discussion.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Top space experts gathered in Washington this week for the 5th Human to Mars Summit. The Explore Mars gathering allows experts to exchange ideas on how to explore and settle the red planet.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Despite indications of post habitability, evidence for life on Mars has proven elusive.