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Lou Friedman

Update from the NASA FY 2010 Budget Hearing

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2009/05/19 03:38 CDT

Update from the NASA FY 2010 Budget Hearing

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Today's Hearing on NASA's FY 2010 Budget Request

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2009/05/19 12:10 CDT

Today's Hearing on NASA's FY 2010 Budget Request

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More from the Conference on NEO Law and Policy

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2009/04/25 01:41 CDT

More from the Conference on NEO Law and Policy

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Update from the Conference on NEO Law and Policy

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2009/04/23 11:10 CDT

Update from the Conference on NEO Law and Policy

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New Developments on the Road to Cosmos 2

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2008/06/23 12:00 CDT

The Planetary Society and Cosmos Studios remain committed to flying the first flight with light. Our spacecraft, Cosmos 2, is a maneuverable solar sail that may be the precursor to a new mode of interplanetary travel, and could one day take us to the stars.

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Cosmos 2

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2007/11/16 11:00 CST

A letter from the Executive Director to the members and supporters of The Planetary Society.

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Making Light Work

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2007/06/15 12:00 CDT

Professional Pilot Magazine asked me to contribute a prediction about the future of flight for the next century. Naturally, I wrote about solar sailing.

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Update: Monitoring the Weather?

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2006/10/20 12:00 CDT

The bigger the dream, the harder it is to achieve it. Our dream at The Planetary Society is to fly the first solar sail mission -- and prove the technology that might someday take humanity to the stars.

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Update: Getting Started

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2005/12/02 11:00 CST

The Planetary Society solar sail team is working to try again to fly the world’s first solar sail spacecraft.

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The End of Cosmos 1, the Beginning of the Next Chapter

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2005/09/30 12:00 CDT

Cosmos 1 was—and is—a great effort, and one we are proud The Planetary Society tried to do. Our independent grassroots organization built and launched a spacecraft whose technology promises to one day open up interstellar travel.

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