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Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Assessing the Solar System Exploration Program.

Title Grading NASA's solar system exploration program : a midterm report / Committee on Assessing the Solar System Exploration Program, Space Studies Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 88 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents ""Front Matter""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contents""; ""Summary""; ""1 Introduction""; ""2 Science""; ""3 Flight Missions""; ""4 Mars""; ""5 Research and Analysis, Planetary Astronomy, and Flight Mission Data Analysis""; ""6 Enabling Technologies""; ""Appendixes""; ""Appendix A: Statement of Task""; ""Appendix B: Biographical Sketches of Committee Members and Staff""; ""Appendix C: Technology Background""; ""Appendix D: NASA Technology Readiness Levels""; ""Appendix E: Acronyms""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject United States. Office of Space Science and Applications. Solar System Exploration Division -- Evaluation.
Planets -- Exploration.
Outer space -- Exploration -- United States.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008299533
ISBN 0309114934 (electronic bk.)
9780309114936 (electronic bk.)
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