In Today’s Deep Space Extra… The upper stage for the first flight of NASA’s Space Launch System heavy lift rocket has transitioned from United Launch Alliance facilities at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, to NASA’s nearby Kennedy Space Center and the Space Station Processing Facility.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Chicago astronomer to settle at the U.S. Library of Congress for a yearlong look at the ethical considerations for the human exploration of Mars.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Experts weigh options for preservation of the Apollo mission landing sites on the moon.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Timing is a critical factor as the United States prepares and carries out a transition plan for human space exploration beyond the International Space Station.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA’s Space Launch System promises to advance human deep space exploration, while advancing astronomy and astrophysics as well as planetary science missions deep into the solar system.
Coalition For Deep Space Exploration On Approval Of The Senate FY 2018 Commerce-Justice-Science Appropriations BillJuly 28th, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. July 28, 2017. WASHINGTON, DC – The Coalition for Deep Space Exploration (Coalition) commends the Senate Appropriations Committee’s approval of the FY 2018 Commerce-Justice-Science (CJS) Appropriations bill, which would fund NASA from October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… U.S. Senate 2018 NASA budget continues to unfold, including funds to upgrade Kennedy Space Center launch facilities for the Space Launch System, which along with Orion is to start U.S. astronauts on future missions of deep space exploration.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Evidence of bi-partisan U.S. support for the human exploration of Mars is reflected in the NASA Transition Authorization Act of 2017, note Explore Mars leaders.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… U.S. Senate appropriations panel sets 2018 NASA spending higher than White House, lower than House of Representatives.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA’s public/private NextSTEP collaboration with Lockheed Martin will repurpose a space shuttle cargo module into an elaborate ground based mockup of a possible deep space habitat.