A public-private partnership will be key to making this happen, the president says.
The president says NASA is working with private space companies to build habitats for living in space and eventually sending humans to the Red Planet.
President Barack Obama said Tuesday the government will work with private companies to put humans on Mars by the 2030s and eventually settle humans on the Red Planet for “an … Click to Continue »
President Obama and NASA officials described the country’s plans for space exploration, including a partnership with private companies to develop human space habitats.
President Obama said Tuesday that he wants private companies to help send humans to Mars by the 2030s. Obama first said in 2010 he wanted to send astronauts “to orbit Mars and return them safely to Earth” by the mid-2030s with “a la...