The next U.S. moonshot may have taken a shot to the foot with its latest funding appropriation.
The final proposed version of the federal spending bill for fiscal year 2020 allocates less money for the human lander system — meant to land humans on the surface of the moon — than requested by NASA. The shortfall may jeopardize the timeline for Artemis, a NASA program meant to send astronauts to the moon. These delays could impact work that’s happening or will happen in Central Florida. Read more here.