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Monday, April 22, 2013

Space Industry News: NASA and Bigelow Aerospace are in the planning phases for a moon base.

“This will provide important information on possible ways to expand our exploration capabilities in partnership with the private sector,” said Weaver . “The agency is intensely focused on a bold mission to identify, relocate and explore an asteroid with American astronauts by 2025 — all as we prepare for an even more ambitious human mission to Mars in the 2030s. NASA has no plans for a human mission to the moon.”

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