NASA and ESA 'divorce' over money

日期:2019-03-07 10:08:04 作者:昝辅嫜 阅读:

Read more: Click here to read the original, longer version of this story THE honeymoon is over for NASA and the European Space Agency. Ambitious joint space missions now hang in the balance because NASA is short of cash. In recent years, NASA and ESA have been planning to join forces on ventures to places like Mars. The rationale was that they could mount bigger missions than either could afford alone. But NASA’s budget is not expected to expand any time soon, and it now appears unable to pay its share of the bill for the missions,