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Article “” by Published in Abstract Prior to the landing of NEAR Shoemaker on the asteroid Eros on 12 February 2001, some may have argued that such...

Article “” by Published in Abstract The year 2023 was supposed to see multiple commercial landers head to the Moon and initiate a new era of lunar...

Article “” by Published in Abstract Robotic planetary exploration may be the easiest to project into the near future because mission development times are long and planetary...

Article “” by Published in Abstract This special issue of Quest examines the history of spaceflight in this century and projecting where the exploration of space will...

Article “” by Published in Abstract No one else might embody the word “survivor” more than Fred Haise. Throughout his career, his tenacity contributed to successes in...

Article “” by Published in Abstract Clementine, in 1994, was the first US spacecraft launched to the Moon in over 20 years—since Explorer 49 in June 1973....

Article “” by Published in Abstract What do a Georgetown University graduate, a Texas entrepreneur, and a former Mercury astronaut have in common? Space Services Inc. of...

Article “” by Published in Abstract For very many years, the seminal book of Hermann Oberth, Die Rakete zu den Planetenräumen (The Rocket into Planetary Space) of...

Article “” by Published in Abstract Messages and signatures have found their way onto a number of spacecraft over the years. This is the story of the...

Article “” by Howard McCurdy and I-Lin Lin Published in Abstract Expressed as the number of fatalities per traveler, spaceflight seems quite dangerous—as risky as climbing Mount...