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When Biospheres Collide - a book by Administration, National Aeronautics

When Biospheres Collide

A History of NASA's Planetary Protection Programs

When Biospheres Collide( )
Author: Administration, National Aeronautics
Meltzer, Michael
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $27.99
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Each time a space vehicle visits another world it runs the risk of forever changing that extraterrestrial environment. We are surrounded on Earth by a mélange of different microorganisms, and if some of these hitchhike onboard a space mission, they could contaminate and start colonies on a different planet. Such an occurrence would irrevocably alter the nature of that world, compromise all future scientific exploration of the body, and possibly damage any extant life on it. And by...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7 x 10 x 1.23 Inches
Book Weight:2.55 Pounds

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