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Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration

November 9, 2011 — August 12, 2012

Traveling

Destination Mars
NASA

The Moon. Mars. An icy moon of Jupiter. A near-Earth asteroid. In the not too distant future, missions to these destinations will launch from Earth.

All would involve countless hours of planning and hard work, opportunity for scientific glory—and risk. But if the missions succeed, what adventures would unfold. So, tonight, look up. Above you: the universe.