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            Technical Evaluation of the NASA Model for Cancer Risk to Astronauts Due to Space Radiation

            Technical Evaluation of the NASA Model for Cancer Risk to Astronauts Due to Space Radiation (Paperback)

            By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Studies Board, Space; Committee for Evaluation of Space Radiation Cancer Risk Model; Academies, National

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            NASA's current missions to the International Space Station (ISS) and potential future exploration missions involving extended stays by astronauts on the lunar surface, as well as the possibility of near- Earth object (NEO) or Mars missions, present challenges in protecting astron ...

            ISBN 9780309253055
            Published 15 December 2012 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Spacecraft Maximum Allowable Concentrations for Selected Airborne Contaminants: Volume 3

            Spacecraft Maximum Allowable Concentrations for Selected Airborne Contaminants: Volume 3 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Subcommittee on Spacecraft Maximum Allowable Concentrations; on Life Sciences, Commission; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National; Academy of Sciences, National

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            The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has measured airborne contaminants in spacecraft during space missions because of the potential toxicological hazards to humans that might be associated with prolonged spacecraft missions. This book reviews the spacecraft m ...

            ISBN 9780309056298
            Published 15 January 1999 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Spacecraft Maximum Allowable Concentrations for Selected Air
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            The Space Shuttle Decision, 1965-1972
              

            The Space Shuttle Decision, 1965-1972 (Paperback)

            By Heppenheimer, T. a.

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            Heppenheimer examines the shuttle's technical antecedents, traces NASA's evolving programme goals, the technical calculations, political maneuvering, and fiscal constraints, and explains the myriad designs that preceded the shuttle concept and the politically charged development ...

            ISBN 9781588340146
            Published 17 May 2002 by Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series History of the Space Shuttle
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            Into the Black

            Into the Black (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By White, Rowland

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            On 12th April 1981 a revolutionary new spacecraft blasted off from Florida on her maiden flight. NASA's Space Shuttle Columbia was the most advanced flying machine ever built. Drawing on interviews with astronauts and engineers, the author pieces together the dramatic untold stor ...

            ISBN 9780593064375
            Published 2 May 2016 by Transworld Publishers
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The Missile and Space Race
             

            The Missile and Space Race (Hardback)

            By Levine, Alan

            • $209.50

            This is a history of the development of military missiles and space travel, from World War II to the American visits to the moon during the period 1969-1972. It stresses the relationship between the early stages of space exploration and the arms race, a dual path leading to space ...

            ISBN 9780275944513
            Published 30 July 1994 by ABC-CLIO
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Space Technologies, Materials and Structures

            Space Technologies, Materials and Structures (Hardback)

            Edited by Paton, B.

            • $435.00

            This volume presents the results of investigations conducted in space vehicles. A broad range of practical issues are reviewed related to their operation and repair in space, the construction and mounting of extended large structures making permanent joins by welding and brazing ...

            ISBN 9780415299855
            Published 10 April 2003 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Welding & Allied Processes
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            Large Space Structures Formed by Centrifugal Forces
             

            Large Space Structures Formed by Centrifugal Forces (Hardback)

            By Koshelev, V. A.; Melnikov, V. M.

            • $217.00

            An overview of research into the technology of space based structures expanded by centrifugal forces, this title describes a feasible means of constructing a reflector, as well as simple, reliable and low-cost structures for television and radio transmissions, debris removal from ...

            ISBN 9789056991128
            Published 28 October 1998 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Earth Space Institute Book Series
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            Orbital Mechanics
             

            Orbital Mechanics (Hardback)

            By Prussing, John E.; Conway, Bruce A.

            • $168.99

            As more spaceflights are planned and designed, aeronautical students and engineers require training on the topic of orbital mechanics. This introduction to the subject provides the reader with data to calculate propellant required, time of flight, launch and arrival times, and pa ...

            ISBN 9780195078343
            Published 1 July 1993 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Spacecraft Power Systems
             

            Spacecraft Power Systems (Hardback)

            By Patel, Mukund R.

            • $470.00

            Presents information on the various aspects of spacecraft power system design, analysis, and operation for various types of spacecrafts: earth-orbiting, interplanetary, and deep-space. This work presents modern data and procedures for designing electrical power systems that meet ...

            ISBN 9780849327865
            Published 29 November 2004 by Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Working on Mars: Voyages of Scientific Discovery with the Mars Exploration Rovers

            Working on Mars: Voyages of Scientific Discovery with the Mars Exploration Rovers (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Clancey, William J.

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            Drawing on his extensive observations of scientists in the field and at the JPL, Clancey investigates how the design of the rover engineers manipulate the vehicle and why the programmable tools and analytic instruments work so well for them.

            ISBN 9780262526807
            Published 15 September 2014 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age 18+ years
            Series The MIT Press
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