Quotes of the Day

Wednesday, Feb. 03, 2010

Open quoteThese missions will inform us of the most interesting places to explore with humans and validate our approaches to get them there safely and sustainably.Close quote

  • NASA administrator, in a statement, defending President Obama's proposed budget for the space agency, which would cancel the moon-exploration program but devote more money to exploring missions to deep space, including Mars
Photo: Bill Ingalls / NASA / Corbis | Source: InformationWeek