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NASA Plans to Land on the Moon by 2024

NASA plans to send the first woman and the next man to the lunar surface by 2024, nearly 55 years after Astronaut Neil Armstrong took "one small step for man and one giant leap for mankind" when he walked on the moon in 1969.

These Are NASA's Greatest Achievements

In the decades since its inception, the agency has overseen numerous missions which have expanded our knowledge of the Earth, the Solar System and the rest of the universe.