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Books editi da Johns Hopkins Univ Pr con argomento Space Flight To Mars
Lambright W. Henry
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover), 2014
Mars has captured the human imagination for decades. Since NASA’s establishment in 1958, the space agency has looked to Mars as a compelling prize, the one place, beyond the Moon, where robotic and human exploration could converge. Remarkably successful with its roaming multi-billion-dollar robot, Curiosity, NASA’s...
Exploration and Engineering
Conway Erik M.
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover), 2015
Although the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, has become synonymous with the United States’ planetary exploration during the past half century, its most recent focus has been on Mars. Beginning in the 1990s and continuing through the Mars Phoenix mission of 2007, JPL led the way in engineering an...