Japan plans to join multinational manned-mission to the moon.
NASA is planning on sending a manned mission to Venus' orbit. The mission will serve as a training ground for the mission to Mars.
The Indian Space Research Organization is preparing for its first manned mission to space by integrating human safety in its Human Space Flight (HFS) program.
NASA officially announced today that private companies Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) and Boeing aerospace will be the lucky pioneers who will be bringing human space travel back to the United States and into the private sector.