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              Satellite Observations of the Earth's Environment: Accelerating the Transition of Research to Operations

              Satellite Observations of the Earth's Environment: Accelerating the Transition of Research to Operations (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Committee on NASA-NOAA Transition from Research to Operations; Studies Board, Space; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate

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              Addresses the transition of research satellites, instruments, and calculations into operational service for accurately observing and predicting the Earth's environment. This book recommends various structures and methods that can help allow seamless transitions from research to p ...

              ISBN 9780309087490
              Published 15 September 2003 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society
               

              Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society (Paperback)

              By Committee on a Decadal Strategy for Solar and Space Physics (Heliophysics); Studies Board, Space; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Division of Earth and Physical Sciences; Research Council, National

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              From the interior of the Sun, to the upper atmosphere and near-space environment of Earth, and outward to a region far beyond Pluto where the Sun's influence wanes, advances during the past decade in space physics and solar physics--the disciplines NASA refers to as heliophysics- ...

              ISBN 9780309164283
              Published 15 April 2013 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Managing Space Radiation Risk in the New Era of Space Exploration

              Managing Space Radiation Risk in the New Era of Space Exploration (Paperback)

              By Committee on the Evaluation of Radiation Shielding for Space Exploration; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Research Council, National

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              NASA is planning for humans to revisit the Moon. This book presents an assessment of knowledge of the radiation environment; an examination of the effects of radiation on biological systems and mission equipment; an analysis of plans for radiation protection; and, a strategy for ...

              ISBN 9780309113830
              Published 15 May 2008 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Summary of the Workshop to Identify Gaps and Possible Directions for NASA's Meteoroid and Orbital Debris Programs

              Summary of the Workshop to Identify Gaps and Possible Directions for NASA's Meteoroid and Orbital Debris Programs (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Committee for the Assessment of NASA's Orbital Debris Programs

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              A Summary of the Workshop to Identify the Gaps and Possible Directions for NASA's Micrometeoroid and Orbital Debris Programs summarizes the two-day workshop held on March 9-10, 2011, where various stakeholders presented diverse perspectives on matters concerning NASA Micrometeoro ...

              ISBN 9780309215152
              Published 15 September 2011 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Recapturing a Future for Space Exploration: Life and Physical Sciences Research for a New Era

              Recapturing a Future for Space Exploration: Life and Physical Sciences Research for a New Era (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Studies Board, Space; Committee for the Decadal Survey on Biological and Physical Sciences in Space

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              More than four decades have passed since a human first set foot on the Moon. Great strides have been made in our understanding of what is required to support an enduring human presence in space, as evidenced by progressively more advanced orbiting human outposts, culminating in t ...

              ISBN 9780309163842
              Published 15 December 2011 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              An Assessment of Space Shuttle Flight Software Development Processes

              An Assessment of Space Shuttle Flight Software Development Processes (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Committee for Review of Oversight Mechanisms for Space Shuttle Flight Software Processes

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              Evaluates the safety, oversight, and management functions that are implemented in the Space Shuttle program to ensure that the software is of the highest quality possible. This work makes numerous recommendations regarding safety and management procedures and offers a rationale f ...

              ISBN 9780309048804
              Published 15 January 1993 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Life and Physical Sciences Research for a New Era of Space Exploration: An Interim Report

              Life and Physical Sciences Research for a New Era of Space Exploration: An Interim Report (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Studies Board, Space; Committee for the Decadal Survey on Biological and Physical Sciences in Space

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              In response to requests from Congress, NASA asked the National Research Council to undertake a decadal survey of life and physical sciences in microgravity. Developed in consultation with members of the life and physical sciences communities, the guiding principle for the study i ...

              ISBN 9780309157124
              Published 15 July 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Capabilities for the Future: An Assessment of NASA Laboratories for Basic Research

              Capabilities for the Future: An Assessment of NASA Laboratories for Basic Research (Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Studies Board, Space; Assessments Board, Laboratory

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              Over the past 5 years or more, there has been a steady and significant decrease in NASA's laboratory capabilities, including equipment, maintenance, and facility upgrades. This adversely affects the support of NASA's scientists, who rely on these capabilities, as well as NASA's a ...

              ISBN 9780309153515
              Published 15 May 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Laying the Foundation for Space Solar Power: An Assessment of NASA's Space Solar Power Investment Strategy
               

              Laying the Foundation for Space Solar Power: An Assessment of NASA's Space Solar Power Investment Strategy (Paperback)

              By Committee for the Assessment of NASA's Space Solar Power Investment Strategy; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Research Council, National

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              In March 2000, NASA's Office of Space Flight asked the Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board of the National Research Council to perform an independent assessment of the space solar power program's technology investment strategy to determine its technical soundness and its cont ...

              ISBN 9780309075978
              Published 30 October 2001 by National Academies Press
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              A Risk Reduction Strategy for Human Exploration of Space: A Review of NASA's Bioastronautics Roadmap
               

              A Risk Reduction Strategy for Human Exploration of Space: A Review of NASA's Bioastronautics Roadmap (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By on Health Sciences Policy, Board; Committee on Review of NASA's Bioastronautics Roadmap; Research Council, National; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Studies Board, Space

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              A Risk Reduction Strategy for Human Exploration of Space: A Review of NASA's Bioastronautics Roadmap (2006)

              ISBN 9780309099486
              Published 20 October 2005 by National Academies Press
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