NASA's Scientist-Astronauts - Shayler, David J, and Burgess, Colin, Major

Mounting pressure in the early 1960s from the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) to study ways of expanding the role of astronauts to conduct science on future space missions led to NASA s conclusion that flying scientifically trained crewmembers would generate greater returns from each mission. NASA and industry studies continued investigating ...

NASA's Scientist-Astronauts 2006, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780387218977

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