In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Youth STEM advocate Abby Harrison leads nonprofit Mars Generation, plans future as deep space explorer.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… President Trump’s proposed 2018 budget, formally released on Thursday, supports NASA’s long term human Mars exploration goals. But cuts in some areas of NASA, including Earth science, education and a planetary science mission to reach Jupiter’s moon Europa with a lander, are stirring debate.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Trump administration’s first federal budget supports continued development of NASA’s Space Launch System and Orion capsule, both cornerstones of future U.S. human deep space exploration, and advances public/private partnerships.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Lockheed Martin outlines a three-year mission that could have
astronauts living and working in orbit around Mars in just over a decade.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Bill Nye, the Planetary Society’s CEO, urges the Trump White House to maintain a focus on the human exploration of Mars.