Small Missions Could Pay Big Dividends For Mars Exploration

HOUSTON—As NASA works to accelerate a return to the lunar surface with astronauts from 2028 to 2024, the agency’s human exploration and science mission directorates are assessing a range of small-mission strategies to help prepare it for Mars at a brisker pace with high-value science missions at...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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