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Hot Links - Space
These old horses never die ! Two finger services provide useful info:
- Old but always hot:
finger firstname.lastname@example.org: Nasa daily news
Next Space Shuttle Launches
(keep in mind that these are frequently subject to rescheduling by Nasa)
See the space station, worldwide:
Human Exploration and Development of Space Enterprise
(Nasa Office of Spaceflight)
Special Shuttle stuff
International Space Station
New Shuttle X-33 Venture Star
Galileo at Jupiter
Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous (NEAR)
Mars -- the Planet, its Exploration, and Spacecraft Missions
- Lunar Prospector: Nasa Moon probe launched January 1998.
Image of the Lunar Prospector spacecraft (37k jpg);
Lunar Prospector Homepage (ARC),
- EuroMoon 2000: European (ESA) Lunar
orbiter and lander missions, was finally rescheduled as
SMART 1 and is to be launched December 21, 2002 as auxiliary
payload of an Ariane 5.
SMART 1 info (NSSDC)
Japan's Lunar Orbiter, scheduled to launch on September 1, 2002; may be
delayed to 2003.
- Selene is a proposed Japanese Lunar Orbiter to be launched in
Selene Homepage (NASDA);
Selene info (NSSDC)
- Clementine (DSPSE, Deep Space Program Science Experiment):
Homepage at the NRL;
Clementine images at SEDS
As published as lately as November/December 1996, Clementine has probably
discovered a water ice reservoir, or ice field, near the Lunar pole.
CNN articles of December 2
and December 3 on the
More Spacecraft Homepages
Nasa Discovery Project (inexpensive spacecraft initiative)
New Millennium Project (JPL)
Wernher von Braun online stuff:
Biography (MSFC, Nasa)