Deep Space Mission


Your future is here.

America is leading the world in a bold new adventure to ensure the expansion of knowledge, economic growth and a better life for all. Deep space exploration will open new worlds of learning and technological advancement.

NASA is building the capability to take humanity farther into the solar system than we have ever gone before. It is the inevitable next step. This mission is now. Not next year, not in a decade, but today.

Commit yourself, because this is your mission. Deep space will be part of your future.



This week marks 44 years since Apollo 17 landed on the moon

Possibly the most important geological survey ever conducted.


Today’s Deep Space Extra for Friday, December 9, 2016

In Today’s Deep Space Extra… John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died Thursday in his native Ohio. His many accomplishments quickly received wide praise. Human Deep Space Exploration John Glenn, American hero of the space age, dies at 95 New York Times (12/8): Mercury astronaut John Glenn, the first American to orbit […]

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NASA’s mission is to explore what is beyond our Moon, to learn about our galaxy and eventually send humans to places we have never been before. This mission has already begun and we are reaching key developmental milestones every day.

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