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Near-Earth Asteroid Sample Return MissionsThe rate of discovery of new Near Earth Asteroids (NEAs) and the success of D-S 1 and NEAR-Shoemaker, suggest that sample return from NEAs is now technically feasible. Here we present a summary of a recent workshop on the topic. Additional information is contained in the original extended abstract.
Document ID
Document Type
Conference Paper
Sears, D. W. G.
(Arkansas Univ. Fayetteville, AR United States)
Allen, C. C.
(NASA Johnson Space Center Houston, TX United States)
Britt, D. T.
(Tennessee Univ. Knoxville, TN United States)
Brownlee, D. E.
(Washington Univ. Seattle, WA United States)
Cheng, A.
(Johns Hopkins Univ. Laurel, MD United States)
Chapman, C. R.
(Southwest Research Inst. Boulder, CO United States)
Clark, B. C.
(Lockheed Martin Astronautics Denver, CO United States)
Drake, B. G.
(NASA Johnson Space Center Houston, TX United States)
Franchi, I. A.
(Open Univ. Milton Keynes, United Kingdom)
Gorevan, S.
(Honeybee Robotics Ltd. New York, NY United States)
Date Acquired
August 20, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 2001
Publication Information
Publication: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXII
Subject Category
Lunar And Planetary Science And Exploration
Distribution Limits
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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