NASA is developing a new launch system that is truly awesome. The Space Launch System, or SLS, is designed to be affordable and sustainable! Oh… did I mention it is HUGE!! Check out the NASA SLS website. It has lots of cool pictures, info and links, like this SLS fun fact sheet. How cool is NASA to have a fun fact sheet?
NASA’s Space Launch System is an advanced, heavy-lift launch vehicle which will provide an entirely new capability for science and human exploration beyond Earth’s orbit. The Space Launch System will give the nation a safe, affordable and sustainable means of reaching beyond our current limits and open new doors of discovery from the unique vantage point of space.