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The Artemis missions: humanity's return to the Moon

On Dec 16, 2020
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Historic news! 🌕 Canada has secured two astronaut flights to the Moon, including one on Artemis II, the first crewed lunar mission since 1972: https://t.co/YYuibKCIKv. #DareToExplore https://t.co/4rtKDmzGZk
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The Artemis program is shooting for the Moon.

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On Dec 16, 2020
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Historic news! 🌕 Canada has secured two astronaut flights to the Moon, including one on Artemis II, the first crewed lunar mission since 1972: https://t.co/YYuibKCIKv. #DareToExplore https://t.co/4rtKDmzGZk
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The Artemis missions: humanity's return to the Moon

The Artemis missions: humanity's return to the Moon

The Artemis program is shooting for the Moon.

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Fifty years after Apollo, NASA is moving quickly to return to the moon. But will it work?

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First NASA Artemis Rocket Core Stage Loaded on Pegasus Barge

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Why NASA's manned Mars missions start with the moon

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Media Invited to Artemis Day, Unveiling of Moon Mission Rocket Stage

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NASA Orders More SLS Megarockets from Boeing for Artemis Moon Missions

NASA Orders More SLS Megarockets from Boeing for Artemis Moon Missions

NASA has extended Boeing's moon rocket assembly authorization in preparation to support as many as 10 moon missions for the agency's Artemis program, which aims to land astronauts on the ...

Nasa outlines plan for first woman on Moon by 2024

Nasa outlines plan for first woman on Moon by 2024

The US space agency (Nasa) formally outlines its $28bn plan to return astronauts to the Moon by 2024.

NASA to test its SLS megarocket in the coming weeks

NASA to test its SLS megarocket in the coming weeks

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LEGO Group Commemorates First Moon Landing With NASA Apollo 11 Lunar Lander Building Set

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Apollo was NASA’s biggest win — but its legacy is holding the agency back

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Why the space agency struggles to achieve its human spaceflight goals

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