Do you know how big the International Space Station and when it was completed? Or what are its main goals? Read our guide and find out how the ISS was formed, its key objectives, missions, modules and what are its accomplishments so far.
Space Agencies – Government Supported
Governments around the world spend billions of dollars supporting and developing space research and programs. The agencies in charge, like the Unites States’ – NASA; Europe’s – ESA; Italy’s – ASI; Canada’s – CSA; Japan’s – JAXA; China’s – CNSA and Russia’s – RFSA, to name a few, stretch far and wide to provide the technology and expertise to explore the cosmos and put people into space.
The 2004 Vision for Space Exploration promises to push space exploration in a way that it has not seen since the Kennedy years, from lunar bases to brand new spacecraft technology. But how is it being implemented, and what is Obama’s take on it? This article provides an overview.