However, a lot of them want the agency to stick close to home.
Compared with ratings of other NASA programs, fewer Americans say crewed space exploration should be a top priority.
The research is focused on a national survey from the Pew Research Center of over 2,500 American adults.
The three astronauts aboard the Russian Soyuz rocket are scheduled to arrive at the orbital space laboratory by the end of the week.
This new space mission will last 187 days.
Rated the lowest on the rankings are further exploration beyond Earth. The two parties tend to agree relatively about numerous priorities, though. Gerst is the only astronaut of the mission that had participated in a space mission in 2014.
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However, if NASA were to send expeditions into space, a majority of Americans say they consider it essential that humans, not exclusively robots, make the trip.
Even with a number of private companies making their mark in space, a majority of Americans (65 percent) say that NASA should still play a significant role in exploring space. Only 33 percent of American adults think private companies have the ability to ensure progress and explore the space, without National Aeronautics and Space Administration's help.
"Highlights of upcoming investigations include a new facility to study ultra-cold quantum gases, the first commercial European facility to conduct microgravity research, and a system that uses surface forces to accomplish liquid-liquid separation", NASA said.
Although the media seems infatuated with private companies like Musk's SpaceX, Americans remain traditionally confident in NASA.
At 1.15pm BST (8.15am EDT) on Friday NASA will stream live the Soyuz MS-09 mission module attempting to connect to the ISS.
According to Casey Dreier, director of space policy at the Planetary Society, this shows that the relationship between NASA and the commercial space industry is poorly communicated to the public.
Avengers 4 will release in the U.S. on May 3, 2019 with both Ant-Man and the Wasp and Captain Marvel premiering before. A highlight from the capsule is the Vans Old Skool featuring components to represent each member of The Avengers .
Qantas was given an extension to make the changes, which have been blasted by the White House as "Orwellian nonsense" . Qantas CEO Alan Joyce says the airline will refer to Taiwan as a Chinese territory.
Still, Tuesday's primary offered a rare jolt of encouragement for a party more accustomed to seeing its candidates vanquished. Dianne Feinstein sailed through her primary and will face Senate Majority Leader Kevin de León in the general election .
Shawn Mendes and James Corden found themselves in a cover battle on Wednesday's " Late Late Show " - and it was epic. It's a fun opportunity for us (and for the rest of the audience) to see a different side of that celebrity.
The show is hosted by the members of Little Big Town: Karen Fairchild, Kimberly Schlapman, Phillip Sweet and Jimi Westbrook. The first American Idol victor stuck around to sing backup as RaeLynn covered the Dixie Chicks' "I Can Love You Better".
MI has become the latest state to enter the recreational marijuana legalization battle, and as of yesterday it's officially on. Tuesday was the last day for the MI legislature to pass recreational marijuana, an alternative to allowing it on the ballot.
In the chat, The Hunger Games star revealed that she hopes to find a suitor whose opinion of her is unaffected by her fame. The Oscar victor has previously been linked to ex-boyfriend Nicholas Hoult and Coldplay singer Chris Martin.
In the third Del Potro was broken again early on but then reeled off four successive games to get his nose back in front. Canada's Gabriela Dabrowski and Croatia's Mate Pavic lost their mixed doubles final at the French Open on Thursday.
Instead she became an anesthesiologist, eventually becoming director of Columbia University's department of anesthesia. After some initial resistance, the testing method became widely used throughout the world and is still used today.
She added to Waitrose Kitchen magazine: "This being my first pregnancy, I had so many questions I felt were still unanswered". It will be the first child for Pippa and her husband, who is the brother of Made In Chelsea star Spencer Matthews.
He has a common-law wife, Honeylet Avancena, with whom he has a teenage daughter. "I was angry because she was raped", he said. He called Bea Kim on stage after a rambling two-hour speech to thousands of Filipino workers in Seoul .
Her release was confirmed by Jennifer Turner of the American Civil Liberties Union, who is part of Johnson's legal team. I've even been so honest to say, 'Look, Trump is the last person I thought that would've done this.' But he did.
Real gator watches while boy uses inflatable gator
Oblivious to the danger, Ms Mojica continues her (now ironic) commentary: 'Wrangling gators. "Oh my God. Never would I expect [an alligator] so close to us", Ms Mojica told WFTV . 'They say they are afraid.
Kwabena Yeboah Appointed Ghana FA Boss
Ghana president Nana Akufo-Addo made the decision to dissolve the nation's football association amid fraud and corruption claims. Meanwhile, government has to dissolved the current FA and has promised to ensure there is sanity in football in Ghana.
Durant has 43, Warriors take 3-0 NBA Finals lead over Cavs
"I felt like he was missing shots and struggling to shoot the ball and the confidence he had to pull that one up", Durant said. James is already the career leader in finals 3-pointers with 83, but Stephen Curry is closing fast and only two behind him.
The flying vehicle has arrived
People interested in buying Flyers were invited on the website to apply for an invitation to do so, with no price specified. The Flyer is only meant to be used to fly over water at heights between 3 and 10 feet (1 to 3 meters).