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Interplanetary outpost : the human and technological challenges of exploring the outer planets / Erik Seedhouse.

By: Seedhouse, Erik.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Springer-Praxis books in space exploration: Publisher: New York ; Chichester : Springer published in association with Praxis Publishing, c2012Description: xxviii, 253 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), cutaway drawings, plans, ports. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781441997470 (pbk. : acidfree paper); 1441997474 (pbk. : acid-free paper).Other title: Human and technological challenges of exploring the outer planets.Subject(s): Manned space flight | Interplanetary voyages | Extraterrestrial bases | Space flight to Jupiter | Planets -- Exploration | Outer space -- Exploration | Callisto (Satellite)DDC classification:
Contents:
Potential destinations -- Mission objectives -- Mission architecture -- VASIMIR : the radical rocket -- HOPE hardware -- Decent and landing -- Selection and training an interplanetary crew -- Biomedical and behavioral aspects of traveling to Callisto -- Voyage to Callisto -- The surface mission : establishing an interplanetary outpost -- Appendixes -- Epilogue.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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