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Long-lived space observatories for astronomy and astrophysics

National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Space Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Long-lived space observatories for astronomy and astrophysics

by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Space Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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Published by National Academy Press, Available from [the] Space Science Board in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Observatories,
  • Astronomical observatories,
  • Orbiting astronomical observatories

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    Other titlesLong lived space observatories for astronomy and astrophysics.
    StatementCommittee on Space Astronomy and Astrophysics, Space Science Board, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources, National Research Council.
    SeriesNASA-CR -- 185373., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-185373.
    ContributionsSavage, Blair D., National Research Council (U.S.). Space Science Board., National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxi, 49 p.
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17632395M
    OCLC/WorldCa25291902

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Suggested Citation:"REQUIREMENTS FOR A LONG-LIVED OBSERVATORY PROGRAM."National Research Council. Long-Lived Space Observatories for Astronomy and gton, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / Suggested Citation:"Front Matter."National Research Council. Long-Lived Space Observatories for Astronomy and gton, DC: The National.

LONG-LIVED SPACE OBSERVATORIES FOR ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS Committee on Space Astronomy and Astrophysics Space Science Board Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources National Research Council NATIONAL ACADEMY PRESS Washington, D.C.

National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Space Astronomy and Astrophysics. Long-lived space observatories for astronomy and astrophysics. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press: Available from [the] Space Science Board, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File.

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