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TO MAKE INTERPLANETARY SPACE TRAVEL POSSIBLE.

Below you’ll find news and events related to our deep space mission and the progress that will enable us to get there.

Today’s Deep Space Extra

May 9th, 2017

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Last week’s Washington forum, America’s Future in Civil Space, has experts discussing the best way of achieve familiar objectives, including moving human explorers beyond low Earth orbit.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

May 5th, 2017

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… U.S. Senate joins House in passing a 2017 appropriations bill that includes an increase in NASA spending.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

May 4th, 2017

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… A 2017 U.S. appropriations bill with increased spending for NASA has cleared the House and now heads for the Senate and President Trump’s signature.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

May 1st, 2017

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… A new study suggests Martian soil could be processed into building materials for human explorers.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

April 28th, 2017

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA intends to establish a new launch date for Exploration Mission-1 by early fall. EM-1, the first test flight of the Space Launch System and the Orion crew capsule had been planned for late 2018.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

April 26th, 2017

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… In transition, NASA’s Kennedy Space Center includes deep space in multi-mission launch focus.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

April 25th, 2017

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… President Trump’s chat with record-setting NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson aboard the International Space Station raises the possibility of accelerating a human Mars mission.

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