Volume 15, number 6
More Steps to Mars
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4 What is the Value of Space Exploration? Charlene Anderson presents the opinions of a powerful group of thinkers, addressing possibly the most difficult question to answer in our advocacy of planetary exploration.
6 Steps to Mars II: A Conference Report: Louis Friedman presents experts' reports from the second of the Society's Mars exploration conferences.
12 On Target: Galileo Approaches the Jovian System: Charlene Anderson gives a brief guide to the mission to help you get the most from Galileo's anticipated discoveries.
3 Members' Dialogue NASA budget woes; preserving the Moon.
15 World Watch European budget problems and Mir.
16 Basics of Spaceflight Telemetry and command.
18 News & Reviews The dramas of nature acted out in the night sky.
19 Society News Expedition to Belize, involvement in a Mars mission, and Planetfest.
20 Q&A What happens to old spacecraft after they've completed their missions?