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Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Names Microchip

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Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Names Microchip Engineers with the LRO microchip containing 1.6 million names, including member names of The Planetary Society. The microchip is encased in a radiation hardened container and attached to the back of the propulsion module access panel.


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