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NASA Space Science Technology

Scientists Set Bold Plan For Future Exploration of the Sun 140

coondoggie writes "Our understanding of space weather and the impact of space around Earth has greatly increased in the last 10 years and if the ambitious plan the National Research Council can be implemented, the next 10 years will generate tons more scientific insight. The National Research Council issued its second research recommendation report, 'Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society,' which represents 18 months of research by more than 85 solar and space physicists and space system engineers and lays out major scientific goals for solar exploration on the next 10 years."
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Scientists Set Bold Plan For Future Exploration of the Sun

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  • staff proposal: (Score:4, Interesting)

    by wierd_w ( 1375923 ) on Thursday August 16, 2012 @08:16PM (#41019177)

    I propose that we send select delegates from both the house and senate on this noteworthy mission, so that they can see for themselves how silly it was to scrub the "return stage" construction budget.

    We of course, need to supply them with 2 way radio contact so thay can debate the matter via telepresence with their peers in washington.

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