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Fraser
2011-Sep-29, 05:10 PM
With NASA’s announcement of its new, mammoth Space Launch System (SLS), preparations can begin in earnest for the first human mission to an asteroid. The SLS will take the Orion Multipurpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV) on the first human foray into deep space, out of the Earth/Moon system. “We are definitely excited about it,” Laurence Price, [...]

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