Coalition for Space Exploration Statement on the NASA Authorization BillWASHINGTON, D.C. – We appreciate the House Science, Space and Technology Committee in advancing an update to the 2010 NASA Authorization Act this session. This bill reaffirms longstanding congressional support for NASA’s Exploration Program, including the world’s only super heavy exploration rocket, the Space Launch System (SLS), and deep space crew vehicle, Orion.
CSExtra – Top Space News for Friday, May 1, 2015Today's CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from across the globe. The U.S. House Science, Space and Technology Committee divides along party lines over NASA spending priorities spanning 2016-17. The new European Space Agency leader favors human lunar base. Utah's desert provides a backdrop for Mars mission simulations. Is warp speed possible? NASA's out of fuel Messenger spacecraft crashes to Mercury's surface. NASA executive is optimistic funds will be found to extend the long running Mars Opportunity rover and Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter missions.
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