The Artemis Lunar Program:
Returning People to the Moon
Springer, 2020, 307 pp., Paperback. $34.99. www.springer.com
This book describes the future of the Artemis Lunar Program from the years 2017 to about 2030. Despite the uncertainty of the times and the present state of space exploration, it is likely that what is presented in this book will happen, to one degree or another. Elements of the proposed program are described from several perspectives, including that of NASA, the commercial space industry, and international partners. The book also includes descriptions of the program’s many vehicles, habitats, landers, payloads, and experiments.