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New moons, towing asteroids into Earth orbits for exploration and exploitation : transcripts of the presentations at the special session of the eighth Lunar Science Conference, 16 March 1977, Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

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dc.contributor Criswell, David R.
dc.date.accessioned 2017-07-11T21:15:13Z
dc.date.available 2017-07-11T21:15:13Z
dc.date.issued 1977
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/767
dc.description.sponsorship Lunar and Planetary Institute and the Johnson Space Center en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibility compiled by David R. Criswell
dc.description.tableofcontents Preface / David R. Criswell -- First retrieval mission - beginning -- Asteroid industries -- Introduction / Gustav Arrhenius -- General overview of the development, deployment and cost of a mass driver tug and retrieval of an Earth approaching asteroid / Brian J. O'Leary -- Probably population of Earth approaching asteroids and future telescopic searches / E.M. Shoemaker and E. Helin -- Remote determinations of the compositions of Earth approaching asteroids / T.B. McCord and M.J. Gaffey -- Asteroid return trajectories / John C. Niehoff -- Electromagnetic mass drivers / H. Kolm -- Technology challenges in deploying and using mass driver systems / H.P. Davis -- Lunar versus asteroidal resources / J. Arnold -- "New moons" - scientific and economic value of a 1980's space program built on retrieval of earth approaching asteroids / David R. Criswell -- Panel and audience discussion session.
dc.format.extent [142] pages (various pagings)
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Lunar and Planetary Institute en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 2030
dc.subject Asteroids--Congresses en_US
dc.subject Extraterrestrial bases--Congresses en_US
dc.subject Artificial satellites--Orbits--Congresses en_US
dc.subject.lcc QB651
dc.title New moons, towing asteroids into Earth orbits for exploration and exploitation : transcripts of the presentations at the special session of the eighth Lunar Science Conference, 16 March 1977, Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas en_US
dc.type Book en_US
dc.type Text


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