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NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine speaking at a briefing on NASA’s accelerated lunar landing program for the Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues. Bridenstine often says the program will send “the first woman and the next man” to the Moon.
- Lunar Landing Plans in Hot Seat
- NSF Creating AI Institutes
- Trump Disavows Talk of Curbing Chinese Students Visas
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