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Visiting Vesta Fiesta, With Pablo Gutierrez-Marques of the Dawn Mission

08/15/2011 | 0:28:52
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Visiting Vesta Fiesta, With Pablo Gutierrez-Marques of the Dawn Mission

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Express Mail to Low Earth Orbit

Posted 2011/09/06 12:38 CDT | 0 comment

Concern about the supply chain for the ISS has been growing steeply over the last months. The final flight of Atlantis turned the ominous shadow of a future without the shuttle into a glum reality. And only a few weeks later, we have witnessed, with some degree of a shock, the first failure of a Progress mission in many years.

Vesta, a revelation

Posted 2011/08/09 12:19 CDT | 0 comment

I have to admit it: three months ago I did not understand why space science is important. This is a pretty bold statement coming from a practicing aerospace engineer, but recent events have corrected this lack of understanding, and I am not embarrassed to correct myself in this blog. But let us not get ahead of the story.

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