Science and Exploration

Charlie Bolden: Advancing the Journey to Mars

By Keith Cowing
Press Release
October 28, 2015
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Charlie Bolden: Advancing the Journey to Mars
Going to Mars
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden spoke about the agency’s journey to Mars during remarks to the Center for American Progress in Washington, DC., on Wednesday, October 28, 2015.
NASA recently released the report “Journey to Mars: Pioneering Next Steps in Space Exploration,” outlining its plan to reach Mars in phases, starting by testing technologies and conducting research aboard the International Space Station; developing the necessary hardware and procedures in the proving ground around the moon; and finally sending astronauts to Mars itself.

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