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Scientific results of the NASA-sponsored study project on Mars

Scientific results of the NASA-sponsored study project on Mars

evolution of volcanism, tectonics, and volatiles

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Published by Lunar and Planetary Institute, National Aeronautics and Space Administration in Houston, TX, [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Volcanism -- Mars (Planet),
  • Geology, Structural -- Mars (Planet)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesScientific results of the NASA sponsored study project on Mars.
    StatementSean C. Solomon, Virgil L. Sharpton, James R. Zimbelman.
    SeriesNASA contractor report -- NASA CR-188056., LPI technical report -- no. 90-06., LPI technical report -- 90-06.
    ContributionsSharpton, Virgil L., Zimbelman, James R., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15390703M

    The mass of the planet is thus at least as important than the distance from the Sun in determining whether it will be habitable. David Morrison Interim Director NASA Lunar Science Institute Ap Why is it that the government and NASA both continue to ignore the almost certainty of intelligent life throughout all of space? For man to believe that he is the only intelligent life is. Brilliant Martian aurora sheds light on Mars’ changing climate Decem A type of Martian aurora first identified by NASA’s MAVEN spacecraft in is actually the most common form of aurora occurring on the Red Planet, according to new results from the mission. The aurora is known as a proton aurora and can help scientists track. MESSENGER (MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging) is a NASA-sponsored scientific investigation of the planet Mercury and the first space mission designed to orbit the planet closest to the Sun. The MESSENGER spacecraft was launched on August 3, , and entered orbit about Mercury on Ma (UTC). New Results In Two-Phase Pressure Drop Calculations At Reduced Gravity Thermal Integration For NASA Sponsored Payloads On Expendable Launch Nuclear Safety Analysis for the Mars Exploration Rover Project Henry Firstenberg, Lyle L. Rutger, Meera Mukunda, and Bart W. Bartram.

    The EOS study project had also been established at Goddard in During the early study periods, Goddard and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) performed mission, data system, and spacecraft studies that resulted in a conceptual design for a dual series of .


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