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NASA wheels out Habitation prototypes while SpaceX encounters problems with parachutes

Alister Silver badge

Re: Cost?

It's not just about the exploration though, is it. The goal is to get a permanent / semi-permanent human foothold on a different bit of the solar system, both for surviveability of the species, and as a stepping stone to further, more wide-ranging exploration and colonisation.

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