Russian Soyuz capsule with 3 astronauts blasts off for space station

The Expedition 56 crew. Front row from left to right Drew Feustel and Alexander Gerst. Back row from left to right Oleg Artemyev Ricky Arnold Sergey Prokopyev and Serena Aunon-Chancellor

Whether they're Republicans or Democrats, Americans can still agree on one thing: Space is cool.

The annual USA investment in the space lab ranges from $3 to $4 billion.

In this program, the audience will have a rare opportunity to learn about space from the insiders: what it's like to live and work in space, to be an astronaut and be responsible for the ISS, its overall mission success, the safety of its crew and station; as well as what is involved in handling the complex challenges of one of the most ambitious global collaborations (22 participating member countries) ever attempted.

Bridenstine, the former Oklahoma congressman who was sworn in as leader of the space agency in April 2018, said: 'We're in a position now where there are people out there that can do commercial management of the International Space Station. Even as private companies are emerging in the industry, NASA remains an absolutely necessary source of space discovery, according to study participants.

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When it comes to political parties, 70 percent of Democrats and Democratic-leaning Americans believe that NASA is still vital in the future of the industry, but only 59 percent of the total Republicans and Republican-leaning Americans say the same. The complex was essentially completed with the retirement of NASA's space shuttles in 2011.

Across nine specific NASA missions, the majority of participants believe the priority should be monitoring key parts of the Earth's climate system or monitoring asteroids and other objects that could hit Earth.

Interest in orbiting the Earth is greater among younger generations and among men.

Searching for life and planets that could support life: 31% top priority.

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