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Author: Unknown
Publisher: Congress of the U.S., Congressional Budget Office
Keywords: space, exploration, vision, new, analysis, nasa, budgetary
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 2004-10-01
ISBN-10: 0160723353
ISBN-13: 9780160723353

Looks at the George W. Bush Administration's vision for human and robotic space exploration. Assesses the implications for the content and funding of NASA's future exploration programs. Examines alternatives for the future of the space shuttle program and the United States' involvement in the International Space Station.

Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: human, exploration, framework, heft, team, report, summary, space
Number of Pages: 42
Published: 2011-05
ISBN-10: 1437980112
ISBN-13: 9781437980110

The Human Exploration Framework Team (HEFT) provides decision support to NASA senior leadership for planning human spaceflight exploration beyond Low Earth Orbit (LEO). NASA uses an ongoing, integrated Human Spaceflight (HSF) architecture decisionsupport function to develop and evaluate viable architecture candidates, inform nearterm strategy and budget decisions, and provide analysis continuity over time. Contents of this HEFT report: Context and Approach for Human Space Exploration: Key Guiding Principles; Figures of Merit; Capability-Driven Framework; Technology; Partnerships; Affordability

Author: Daniel Morgan
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: facing, congress, issues, policy, nasa, space, future
Number of Pages: 40
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 143792817X
ISBN-13: 9781437928174

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. Contents: (1) Intro. and Legislative Context; (2) What is NASA for?; (3) What Should NASA Do?: Human Spaceflight: The Vision for Space Exploration; Current Program to Implement the Vision; Cost and Schedule; Why the Moon?; ¿The Gap¿ and Utilization of the Space Station; Human Spaceflight: The Augustine Comm.; Balancing Competing Priorities; (4) Space Shuttle Program: Why the Shuttle Program is Ending; Possible Extension of the Shuttle Program; (5) Internat. Space Station; (6) Future Access to Space: Orion and Ares; (7) Destinat

Author: William D. Compton
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: exploration, missions, lunar, apollo, history, man
Number of Pages: 428
Published: 1996-12
ISBN-10: 078813633X
ISBN-13: 9780788136337

When the crew of Apollo 11 splashed down in the Pacific Ocean on July 24, 1969, Americans hailed the successful completion of the most complex technological undertaking of the 20th century: landing humans on the moon and returning them safely to earth. This document records the engineering and scientific accomplishments of the people who made lunar exploration possible. It shows how scientists and engineers worked out their differences and conducted a program that was a major contribution to science as well as a stunning engineering accomplishment.

Author: JaapJan Zeeberg
Publisher: JaapJan Zeeberg
Keywords: history, arctic, notes, region, russian, exploration, archipelago, glacial, novaya, zemlya, climate
Number of Pages: 177
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9051705638
ISBN-13: 9789051705638

This is the first book on the climate and Quaternary geology of Novaya Zemlya since 1924. This volume also presents the results of a search for sixteenth century navigator Willem Barents along Novaya Zemlya's northern shores, and a synopsis of the exploration of the region after the "Little Ice Age." Appendices and tables summarize the occurrence of bird species and reindeer, as well as the spread of radioisotope contaminants following nuclear weapons tests since 1954. This title is a Rozenberg Publishers title.

Author: Eddy De Pauw
Publisher: ICARDA
Keywords: peninsula, arabian, exploration, agroecological
Number of Pages: 88
ISBN-10: 9291271195
ISBN-13: 9789291271191

Author: Niranjan Pant
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: exploration, study, india, eastern, tanks
Number of Pages: 215
Published: 2010
ISBN-10: 9290907312
ISBN-13: 9789290907312
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