The teams have been handed a combined budget of $8 million to study the lunar samples in the hopes of deepening NASA's understanding of the Moon. With SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket priced at $150 million per launch at most, NASA could purchase two for less than the list price of one Delta IV Heavy rocket. But the molecular level activity has helped them to understand the hydration changes, that could benefit humanity in the future. "If asked, we can provide a description of the capabilities of our launch vehicles for meeting NASA's needs, but acknowledge that these do not match the super heavy lift performance and mission capabilities provided by SLS for the Exploration Missions proposed by NASA". However, he did not mention that funding will be cut for the SLS by 17 percent because of numerous problems and delays.
An artist's conception shows NASA's Orion deep-space crew capsule with its European Service Module placed beneath it and an upper stage powering it out of Earth orbit. "All of the above". Bridenstine pointed to that mission as an example of how NASA has leveraged commercial rockets successfully.
Trump's budget request also included plans faster return to the moon than is now scheduled.
He added: "We are going to the moon with innovative new technologies and systems to explore more locations across the surface than we ever thought possible". During the interview, Bridenstine spoke about the need for a "permanent presence at and on the Moon". The spending plan also opens the door for using commercial rockets to deliver the first elements of the worldwide Gateway space platform to lunar orbit. "So between now and June of 2020, we would have to make that a reality", Bridenstine said.
Earl Thomas and Ravens agree on $55 million deal The Browns felt good about their chances of landing Thomas, Jason La Canfora with CBS Sports reported Tuesday night. Shortly after being released, Weddle signed a free agent contract with the Los Angeles Rams .
Boeing is using more than 1,000 subcontractors in 43 USA states to get the job done. The Gateway is not just about getting to the moon.
Team lead Kees Welten of the University of California Berkeley and his researchers will study the effects of meteorites and micrometeorites head-butting the moon.
According to previous researches, the main source of water - hydrogen ions from solar wind that would be cut off when the Earth travels between the moon and the sun.
He also said that regardless of who lands on Mars first, women will be included in NASA's next trip to the moon - a much closer goal. The SLS is a new rocket that NASA wants to use to send astronauts back to the moon. In addition to that, the agency said the recent class of flight directors was also 50 per cent women.
Kecmanovic became the first lucky loser to reach the quarter-finals since the tournament achieved Masters 1000 status in 1990. Awaiting Raonic in today's quarterfinals is 19-year-old Miomir Kecmanovic who earned a retirement from Yoshihito Nishioka.
The Swiss has not lost since January, while Osaka will remain number one after the tournament following Halep's elimination. After dropping the first set, Djokovic displayed his frustration by banging his racquet against his foot until it crumpled.
North Korea threatened on Friday to suspend negotiations with the US and resume nuclear and missile testing, BBC News reported. Security Council resolutions. "I have every expectation we will be able to continue to do that".
The red notices were issued on 1 March at the request of the Istanbul Prosecutor's Office, the Turkish media specified. More than a month after his death, the Central Intelligence Agency concluded Salman ordered Khashoggi's death.
The other, Indonesian national Siti Aisyah, was freed Monday in a surprise ruling and returned to Indonesia hours later. Aisyah and Huong have said they thought they were taking part in a prank for a TV show.
According to a release from Tannehill's agency, the former Dolphins starter signed a one-year deal with the Titans. His career completion percentage is 62.8 percent, and his career passer rating is 87.0.
IndieWire has reached out to Warner Bros. for an update on what Gunn directing " Guardians Vol. 3 " means for " Suicide Squad 2". In an interview with the Sun in 2017, Gunn revealed that his involvement with Marvel was going to extend past Guardians 3.
Thursday is National Pi Day!
You can save $3.14 on whole pies in Whole Foods Market's bakery. "I really enjoyed celebrating Pi Day", Eli Freidman '21 said. Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen - Order a homemade chicken pot pie and get another to take home (and bake yourself) for free.
Lawmakers grill Wells Fargo CEO about scandals
The committee's ranking Republican, Patrick McHenry of North Carolina, said his party wouldn't show any sympathy for Wells Fargo. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) grilled Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan over the bank's financing of the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Schiff: ‘Mistake’ Not to Subpoena President Trump
I will certainly recommend that we bring Bob Mueller in to testify, that we take it to court if necessary. Cohen pleaded guilty to eight felony counts last year and will begin a three-year prison term in May.
Browns RB Hunt suspended 8 games by league
And now that they're actually playoff contenders, maybe this means running back Duke Johnson won't be as available as we thought. Hunt led the National Football League in rushing in 2017, and had 824 yards in 11 games in 2018 before being released .
All the new features coming in Android 10
Are you going to load the Android Q beta on a Pixel phone? Be warned: this is unstable beta software. Google now treats your location as a special permission that has additional controls for app access.
Ten Kids Arrested In India For Playing PUBG
Police said the accused did not even realise that the police team was approaching them to make arrests while playing PUBG Mobile . Gujarat is the only state in India to have banned PUBG , which a local minister described as "a demon in every house".
UEFA Opens Probe Into Neymar's Referee Rant
Neymar was reportedly restrained by club staff as he confronted referee Damir Skomina after the game in a furious tunnel bust-up. Neymar missed both legs of the tie after injuring his foot in January.
Huawei has backup Android plan
In the few months before the trade ban was lifted , the company was affected so badly that it ceased major operating activities. The company wrote in its lawsuit that the U.S. "unconstitutionally singled out Huawei for punishment".
Félicité Tomlinson, Louis Tomlinson's Sister, Dead At 18
Felicite , who was also known as Fizzy, was an aspiring fashion designer and Instagram influencer with 1.3 million followers. On 30 January, she posted a picture of a row of tattoos on her forearm, which she said were the initials of all her siblings.