NASA Plans To Return To The Surface Of Earth’s Moon By 2024

NASA is laying the groundwork for a return mission to Earth’s moon as a jump-off point to exploring Mars and beyond.

NASA Moon Rocket
Security personnel walk with the core stage of NASA's Space Launch System rocket, that will be used for the Artemis 1 Mission, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020. Gerald Herbert / ASSOCIATED PRESS
NASA Moon Rocket
Security personnel walk with the core stage of NASA's Space Launch System rocket, that will be used for the Artemis 1 Mission, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020. Gerald Herbert / ASSOCIATED PRESS

NASA Plans To Return To The Surface Of Earth’s Moon By 2024

NASA is laying the groundwork for a return mission to Earth’s moon as a jump-off point to exploring Mars and beyond.

NASA has released the details of their Artemis lunar exploration program, which plans to send the first woman and the next man to the surface of Earth’s moon by 2024.

Reset brings on the first-ever woman to lead NASA’s human spaceflight programs to learn more about the agency’s plans, and what this mission might mean for women interested in space.

GUEST: Kathy Lueders, head of spaceflight at NASA