New Episode of The Deep Space Podcast Available Now!
Tune in to the first episode of our new Human Exploration and Science Series, featuring Dr. Ellen Stofan, Director of the Smithsonian’s Air and Space Museum and formerly Chief Scientist of NASA. In this week’s episode, Dr. Stofan speaks about the rationale behind space science and human deep space exploration. For Stofan, who has spent time studying the behavior and composition of volcanoes on Mars, Venus and Saturn’s moon Titan, what really drives space science is understanding how the Earth works. Click here to listen now.
In Today’s Deep Space Extra… New research hints at possible life on Venus. The landing site for NASA’s Artemis 3 mission, which is to return human explorers to the surface of the Moon in 2024, is still under discussion.
Human Space Exploration
National team completes system requirements to define integrated Human Landing System (HLS) designCoalition Members in the News – Lockheed Martin, Northrop GrummanParabolicarc.com (9/14): Earlier this year, a contractor team led by Blue Origin and including team members Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Draper was among three aerospace industry teams awarded contracts by NASA to pursue preliminary designs for a commercial lunar Human ...