Space Taxi: To Infinity and Beyond

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk debuting the Dragon V2, Photo credit: NASA/Dimitri Gerondidakis

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk debuting the Dragon V2, Photo credit: NASA/Dimitri Gerondidakis

The next chapter in America’s history of human space flight has launched with NASA’s selection of two private companies that will ferry astronauts to the International Space Station starting in 2017.  This is considered the country’s next step toward its mission to one day send humans to Mars!  Read what NASA Administrator Charles Bolden had to say about what he calls “a seminal moment in NASA history and a major achievement for our country.”