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Defending planet Earth near-Earth-object surveys and hazard mitigation strategies by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee to Review Near-Earth-Object Surveys and Hazard Mitigation Strategies

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Published by National Academies Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Comets,
  • Near-Earth objects,
  • Collisions with Earth,
  • Asteroids

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementCommittee to Review Near-Earth-Object Surveys and Hazard Mitigation Strategies ; Space Studies Board ; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies
ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Space Studies Board, National Research Council (U.S.). Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB741 .N375 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 134 p. :
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25201164M
ISBN 100309149681
ISBN 109780309149686
LC Control Number2010283484
OCLC/WorldCa520515455

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