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NASA’s Next Megarocket could launch mission to Europa

October 28th, 2015

The huge rocket NASA is developing to get astronauts to an asteroid, Mars and other distant destinations should also greatly aid robotic exploration efforts, members of Congress were told Tuesday (July 28). The Space Launch System (SLS) megarocket, scheduled to fly for the first time in 2018, will blast unmanned spacecraft toward their targets at incredible […]

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Today’s Deep Space Extra for Wednesday, October 28, 2015

October 28th, 2015

Today’s Deep Space Extra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. United Launch Alliance joined Boeing this week in presenting NASA with an upper stage for the Space Launch System exploration rocket. The ULA stage is ready for testing. A NASA sponsored workshop got underway in Houston on […]

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Today’s Deep Space Extra for Tuesday, October 27, 2015

October 27th, 2015

Today’s Deep Space Extra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. Congressional leaders and the White House may have budget and debt limit deals. NASA Critical Design Review clears Orion capsule for production ahead of planned uncrewed 2018 test flight atop the Space Launch System exploration rocket. The Cassini mission […]

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Today’s Deep Space Extra for Monday, October 26, 2015

October 26th, 2015

Today’s Deep Space Extra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. NASA’s Space Launch System critical design review draws to a close with a decision to proceed with production of the Block 1 version of the exploration rocket sporting a natural orange color scheme. Mars appears to have […]

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