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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

March 12th, 2021

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Hubble returns to operations after being in safe mode for more than four days. NASA’s Perseverance Mars mission honors Navajo language.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

March 11th, 2021

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Space Launch System Green Run hot fire scheduled for March 18. Perseverance rover initial exploration successful.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

March 10th, 2021

Today’s Deep Space Extra… Stacking is now complete for NASA’s Space Launch System’s rocket boosters. Russia and China announce an agreement to lead the development of a research base at the Moon.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

March 9th, 2021

New Episode of The Deep Space Podcast Available Now
We are launching our Deep Space Podcast’s Leadership in Space series. This week, United Launch Alliance President and CEO Tory Bruno joins the Coalition for Deep Space Exploration’s Christen Kapavik and Jamil Castillo for a conversation about the qualities that he considers to be fundamental in a leader, especially when working in a challenging and visionary field such as space. Tory also touches on what he would like his and his company’s legacy to be and highlights the importance of developing humanity’s potential in space as well as of using space to be better custodians of our own planet. Click menu item “Podcast” to listen to the episode now.

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… A look back at some of the trailblazing women who achieved major firsts in space as NASA and its partners prepare to send the first woman to the Moon. Japan’s proposed space budget supports the country’s participation in the U.S.-led Artemis program.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

March 8th, 2021

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Preparations for solar array upgrades continue at the International Space Station. Perseverance moves on Mars for the first time.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

March 5th, 2021

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Activities ramp up to increase the lift capabilities of the Space Launch System with the Exploration Upper Stage. President Biden offered NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory special praise for its success in reaching Mars with the Perseverance rover.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

March 3rd, 2021

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… A growing interest in private spaceflight opportunities. March’s night sky shows Mars, Saturn, and Jupiter.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

March 2nd, 2021

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA and its commercial crew partners are preparing for a busy few weeks of ISS operations, as China nears the start of assembly for its Tiangong space station.

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

March 1st, 2021

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… NASA spacewalkers begin an International Space Station solar power upgrade. On-orbit satellite servicing keeps gaining support.   Human Space Exploration More good vibes for NASA from Biden & Harris Spacepolicyonline.com (2/27): In remarks in Texas last week, President Joe Biden mentioned the Perseverance rover’s successful Mars landing as a sign […]

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Today’s Deep Space Extra

February 26th, 2021

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… Besides studying the Sun, the Parker Solar Probe mission could help us learn more about Venus. NASA will officially name its Washington headquarters building for Mary W. Jackson, the agency’s first African American female engineer.

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