SLS

Artemis I: About the SLS

A new era of space exploration has begun, and with it a new rocket designed to launch humans to the Moon, Mars, and beyond. Take a closer look at the upcoming Artemis I flight, a mission that will pave the way for future lunar exploration, in our newest blog series.

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Lucy mission

Launch Pad: Lucy Mission

Each month, in our Launch Pad series we cover notable spaceflight missions set to liftoff soon. NASA’s Lucy is slated to launch this month on a journey unlike any other. The uncrewed spacecraft will travel nearly four billion miles over the course of its 12-year primary mission to investigate Jupiter’s

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VIDEO: Thought Leader Series – Overcoming the challenges of human space flight

In order to send astronauts further into the cosmos, NASA must solve the challenges of human deep space exploration. NASA’s Human Research Program (HRP) has empowered the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) to research and develop innovative approaches to reduce the risks to humans on long-duration exploration missions,

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Perseverance

Solving Space – Perseverance

This fall, we are exploring how space inspires progress. The exploration missions of today will fuel the deep space expeditions of tomorrow. One of these pioneering missions, Mars 2020, involves the Perseverance rover roaming the red planet with invaluable cargo that will help us learn more about ancient Mars as

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Launch Pad: Crew-3 launch

Each month, in our Launch Pad series we cover notable spaceflight missions set to liftoff soon. NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 mission will launch four astronauts aboard a Crew Dragon spacecraft on a Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center to the International Space Station as early as

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Artemis

Artemis I: About Orion

A new era of space exploration has begun, and with it a new spacecraft designed to carry humans where we have never gone before. Take a closer look at the upcoming Artemis I flight, a mission that will pave the way for future lunar exploration, in our newest blog series.

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VIDEO: Thought Leader Series – Neutralizing Gravity on Earth

Gravitational force varies significantly from Earth, to the Moon, and Mars. In order to prepare astronauts to work in a variety of environments, NASA must continuously develop innovative training systems. NASA Johnson Space Center is home to the Active Response Gravity Offload System (ARGOS), which simulates reduced gravity environments. Learn

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Matthew Dominick

Artemis astronaut feature: Matthew Dominick

Last year, NASA named the first Artemis astronauts. The mission to return to the Moon begins with the first Artemis flight scheduled to launch later this year. We are featuring each of the Artemis astronauts to help you get to know these pioneering explorers. This week meet Matthew Dominick.  

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Landsat 9

Launch Pad: Landsat 9 continues nearly 50-year legacy

Each month, in our new Launch Pad series we will cover notable spaceflight missions set to liftoff soon. What’s up next? The Landsat 9 launch, currently scheduled for September. Next month, Landsat 9 will launch, continuing almost a 50-year legacy of documenting our changing world. The satellite will liftoff in

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Artemis underwater training

Artemis I: Dive into Artemis Training

Take a closer look at the upcoming Artemis I flight, a mission that will pave the way for future lunar exploration, in our newest blog series. Last time we shared the Artemis I mission overview with you. This week, we are diving into Artemis training. While the Artemis I mission

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