Volume 3, number 4
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6 Asteroids: Richard Greenberg describes the origins and types of asteroids found in our solar system.
9 European Missions to Asteroids: André Brahic presents Europe's ideas for asteroid missions.
14 The Origin and Composition of Near-Earth Asteroids: Lucy McFadden looks at asteroids passing through our region of the solar system, between Earth and Mars.
16 The Lunar and Planetary Science Conference: Bevan M. French reports back from this annual gathering of planetary scientists in Houston, Texas.
18 A Talk with Roald Sagdeev: Louis Friedman chats with the newest member of The Planetary Society's Board of Advisors.
18 World Watch Congressional support for the Venus Radar Mapper mission.
21 News & Reviews Things are looking up for planetary science in NASA's budget!
22 Society Notes Results of our 1982 audit.