What is the Artemis program?

This first flight of the first biology experiment

A 21st century Moon exploration program, conducted by the United States Space agency has named Artemis after Apollo's mythological twin sister.

According to their Twitter bio, NASA aims to ‘land the first woman and first person of color on the Moon’.

The Artemis program is a human and robotic Moon exploration program

If successful, the Artemis program will reestablish a human presence on the Moon for the first time since the Apollo 17 mission in 1972.

The 322-foot (98-meter) rocket is the most powerful ever built my NASA

If the test goes well, astronauts will follow in the second flight and fly around the moon and back