Posts tagged as Orion

Humans will journey to Mars in the 2030s

  Mars is a rich destination for scientific discovery and robotic and human exploration as we expand our presence into the solar system. Its formation and evolution are comparable to Earth, helping scientists to learn more about planet Earth’s history and future. Mars had conditions suitable for life in its past. Future exploration could uncover […]

NASA’s Orion Spacecraft nears completion

  NASA is making steady progress on its Orion spacecraft in preparation for the capsule’s first trip to space in December 2014. Orion is built to take humans further than ever before. It will serve as the exploration vehicle that will carry the crew to space, provide emergency abort capability, sustain the crew during the […]