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Mar 24, 2018
NASA to get $20.7 billion in funding from the government this year; $1.6 billion more than in 2017A big beneficiary will be the planned rocket to take astronauts into deep space and onto Mars, the Space Launch System (SLS), which will get $2.15 billion.
Feb 13, 2018
Donald Trump's NASA budget allows for a manned Moon mission, Mars is also on the tableNASA administrator Lightfoot said that the Space Launch System rocket and Orion spacecraft are critical elements for moving farther into deep space.
Nov 09, 2017
NASA's Space Launch System rocket expected to carry the Orion spacecraft could be delayed till 2020, says new reportThe first launch of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket, which will carry the new Orion spacecraft, could be delayed until 2020
Jun 19, 2017
NASA's Orion spacecraft with launch abort system passes key safety testNASA said its Orion spacecraft, which will take astronauts to deep space destinations, did well in a key safety test.
Mar 06, 2017
Nasa to test AstroRad Radiation Shield designed for manned Mars missionsA vest designed to shield astronauts from deadly solar particles is set for trials on a lunar mission ready for deployment on any manned mission to Mars.
Feb 26, 2017
Trump asks Nasa to put astronauts on debut heavy lift rocket flightThe Trump administration has directed Nasa to study whether it is feasible to fly astronauts on the debut flight of the agency’s heavy-lift rocket.
Aug 08, 2016
NASA releases High Dynamic Range rocket booster slow-motion videoUS space agency NASA has added yet another feather in its cap when it released a new video showing rocket motor test in extreme slow-motion using an innovative new camera.
Jun 29, 2016
Most powerful rocket by NASA set for journey to MarsInching closer to send world's most powerful rocket to Mars, US space agency NASA on Tuesday successfully fire-tested a booster for the Space Launch System (SLS) at Orbital ATK's test facilities in Promontory, Utah.
Sep 26, 2012
NASA plans 'gateway spacecraft' for Mars missionNASA will build a manned base beyond the dark side of the moon as a "gateway spacecraft", to serve as ...