Space: April 14, 2002


NASA Administrator O'Keefe says he will not designate a target of sending men to Mars or a robot lander to Pluto as part of his tenure, but will instead focus on building the nuclear space engine and other technology that would allow such missions to be conducted with less cost, time, and risk a decade or two in the future.--Stephen V Cole




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