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  • David Warmflash, Principal Investigator, U.S.
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  • Neva Ciftcioglu, Independent, Turkey
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  • Elena Vorobyova, Moscow State University, Russia
  • Alexander Zakharov, Space Research Institute, Moscow, Russia


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  • Bud Fraze, Stellar Explorations Inc.
  • Tomas Svitek, Stellar Explorations Inc.
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