See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

America’s Return to the Moon Will Have to Wait a Year

Posted on AllSides November 9th, 2021
From The Center

U.S. astronauts are now expected to return to the moon in 2025 instead of 2024, with NASA Administrator Bill Nelson describing the earlier time frame as unrealistic for technical reasons.

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration has been preparing to send two astronauts back to the lunar surface as part of its Artemis moon program, with the Trump administration previously setting a goal of landing them there by 2024.

At a briefing Tuesday, Mr. Nelson questioned whether the original time frame for returning people to the moon was ever viable. “Trump administration...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

More News about Science from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right