NASA says that Resource Prospector never again fit into its investigation designs of Lunar. 

NASA has said that it has chosen to cross out a lunar meanderer mission a month ago regardless of an invigorated spotlight on the lunar investigation since that one-time exertion was not fitting into an arrangement that emphasized on a considerably higher rhythm of missions, at first flown financially. In an announcement that was made on May 3rd, NASA said that it had chosen to scratch off the Resource Prospector, which was a mission in its underlying phases of development examining water ice and other exceptional volatiles at the lunar shafts, as it was not suited to its Exploration Campaigns. As per the NASA idea for a progression of missions that at first utilized little, financially created landers, trailed by bigger landers. As per the organization, the undertaking was implied as a one-time push to investigate a particular area on the Moon and as it was outlined, right now is excessively constrained in scope for the agency to grow the lunar investigation center. What NASA return to the moon would incorporate numerous mission to find, concentrate and process component crosswise over greater regions of the lunar surface. NASA verified the news that it would wipe out Resource Prospector. This was a day after an open letter to New NASA top authority, Jim Bridenstine by the lunar researcher communicating the disappointment about the detailed cancelation. The organization said that at the time, and furthermore affirmed in a recently issued articulation that the chose instruments from the Resource Prospector would fly on business landers. The news coincided with the dispatch of a draft request for the proposition for its Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS) program, where the office acquired accommodation on business landers under the advancement for the payloads like Resource Prospector instruments. Bridenstine went ahead to state that they would use plugs capacities for the little payload conveyances and the CLPS missions to assume an exceptionally crucial part in extending and feasible lunar investigation technique. Other NASA authorities had a similar view. As per Steve Jurcyzk, the NASA acting partner director, Resource Prospector was defined in an alternate domain with an alternate strategy. He said that it was a much-engaged mission with an exceptionally restricted term. Jurcyzk said that a move of lunar missions to the organization's Science Mission Directorate (SMD), had made a major want to accomplish a bigger number of missions as opposed to an erratic idea like the Resource Prospector.