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Congress Wants NASA To Create A Deep Space Habitat By 2018

December 29, 2015

NASA may dream of sending humans to Mars in the coming decades, but the fact remains that nobody’s really sure how we’ll survive the journey or set up camp on the red planet.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.popsci.com

The 2016 spending bill just signed by President Obama directs NASA to build a deep space habitat suitable for voyages around the moon or around Mars by 2018. Wait–what? 2018? That’s before the first SLS launcher will make its first test flight with Orion no sooner than November 2018.

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