TITLE

Stairway to the stars

PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/19/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7664, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the effort of U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in backing companies to develop a lunar elevator concept that could pave the way for using the technology from Earth. Determination of the lunar gravity; Move of NASA's Institute for Advanced Concepts in funding the research; Use of surface soil and broken rocks as a radiation shield for satellites and spacecraft.
ACCESSION #
15217921

 

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