Artemis

Look: NASA’s SLS mega-rocket is one step closer to the Moon

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For decades, the Moon has been left somewhat neglected with NASA and other space agencies focusing on Mars and beyond.

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That’s starting to change. NASA plans on launching the uncrewed lunar mission Artemis I in February 2022. It is the first in a series of complex missions — in 2024, a later Artemis mission will bring people back to the Moon.