Op-Ed: Setting Up Camp, an Exploration of Artemis

Published by on 02/24/2024 UTC

After decades of dreaming, We Are Going! The rockets are flying, crews are in training, and the landers are under contract. Artemis will put the first woman and first person of color on the Moon by the end of this decade… But then what? A plan is slowly coming together. NASA along with its commercial and international partners intends to do so much more than flags and footprints. That next landing will be the start of a sustained campaign on the Lunar surface, one that will open up the Moon as a new frontier for international scientific collaboration and where we learn what we need to go to Mars.

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