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NASA video teases return to Moon and flight to Mars

A new video released by NASA has teased the space agency's return to the Moon and plans to fly beyond it with missions to Mars.
The project aims to answer the Space Policy Directive-1, signed by Donald Trump last year, which directed the agency to renew its physical space exploration efforts.In a speech read by voiceover actor Mike Rowe during the new video, the agency added: "We've taken giant leaps and left our mark in the heavens."Now we're building the next chapter, returning to the Moon to stay, and preparing to go beyond. We are NASA - and after 60 years, we're just getting started."

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In order to meet president Trump's call for a sustainable program of space exploration, NASA submitted a plan to US Congress a few weeks ago to set out its National Space Exploration Campaign.The campaign "calls for human and robotic exploration missions to expand the frontiers of human experience and scientific discovery of the natural phenomena of Earth, other worlds and the cosmos".
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NASA's plans to return to the Moon and go on to Mars
It has five strategic goals. These include::: It will transition US human spaceflight activities in low-Earth orbit to commercial operations that support NASA and the needs of an emerging private sector market, rather than making the government bear the entire cost.
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