NASA is beginning a new era in space exploration where we will build the capabilities to send humans deeper into space than ever before.
We will use the International Space Station as a test bed and stepping stone for the challenging journey ahead. We are changing the way we do business, fostering a commercial industry that will safely service low Earth orbit so we can focus our energy and resources on sending astronauts to an asteroid and eventually to Mars. The road ahead is challenging but this approach and space exploration architecture puts us in a position to go where no human has gone before.
For more information about the future of human space exploration at NASA visit: www.nasa.gov/exploration