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Brent Barbee

Brent Barbee is a flight Dynamics Engineer at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland.  He also teaches in the Aerospace Engineering Program at the University of Maryland. Brent is a co-author o the Near-Earth Object Human Space Flight Accessible Targets Study or "NHATS," which has povided a baseline for a human mission to an asteroid or comet.  He has also given a presentation titled, "Get Rich or Go Extinct: The Asteroid Business Case."

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