NASA Announces Sending Human to Mars

#Space

Tue, Dec 2nd, 2014 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

With a tweet announcing their plan, NASA has put together a realistic timetable which would see humans on the red planet within our lifetime.

"The Obama administration is committed to a robust Mars exploration program," NASA Administrator Charles Bolden said. "With this next mission, we're ensuring America remains the world leader in the exploration of the Red Planet, while taking another significant step toward sending humans there in the 2030s."

  1585

 

You may also be interested in:

"Kepler 186f is the first validated, Earth-size planet in the habitable zone of another star."
50 Years of Space Exploration Infographic
“It’s possible to achieve at least 100-fold reduction in the cost of space access.”
“One of the major concerns with asteroid mining is, of course, getting to the asteroids.”
"Either you succeed on your first try, or everyone dies."