NASA Narrows Down Astrophysics Mission Proposals

Credit: Large Magellanic Cloud: NASA
HOUSTON — NASA’s storied Explorer Program has narrowed to five the number of astrophysics mission proposals it will consider for a pair of launch opportunities no earlier than 2020. The proposals are grouped in two mission classes, Astrophysics Small Explorer and Missions of Opportunity. The former...
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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