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Accession Number N20120012009
Title Size of the Universe and Where Will We Go.
Publication Date Jun 2012
Media Count 57p
Personal Author B. M. Lawson
Abstract As an avid engineer and amateur astronomer, Mike Lawson presented a perspective on the size of the universe and asked the question, 'Where will we go.' This was an entry-level overview for the average space worker who really wanted to understand the size of stars and the distance between objects in space. Mike provided information about familiar orbital objects and elaborated more on galaxies during the discussion. He also explored where humans could go in space and the physical limitations of going there.
Keywords Asteroids
Galaxies
Lunar exploration
Mars exploration
Solar system
Space exploration
Universe

 
Source Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NTIS Subject Category 54 - Astronomy & Astrophysics
84B - Extraterrestial Exploration
Corporate Author National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Houston, TX. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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