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Establishing a Permanent Exo-Earth Terrestrial Base

Establishing a Permanent Exo-Earth Terrestrial Base

ByJames Martin

This proposal is specifically designed to outline the requirements of a future exo-planetary mission to Mars. The root exo- in this research refers to the region outside of Low- or Medium-Earth Orbit that is generally used for current space missions; thus a lunar or Martian surface-base would satisfy this requirement. The proposal focuses on the human factors, including psycho-social behaviors and space medicine; technical requirements, such as life support and communications systems; and mission planning/execution components of a long-duration space mission. Furthermore, the study will analyze the potential future applications of an exo-planetary surface-base in terms of commerce, defense and exploration, including a near-future space tourism.

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Publication Date
Jun 29, 2013
Language
English
ISBN
9781304240576
Category
Science & Medicine
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
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By (author): James Martin

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PDF

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