Pulling together on the last frontier

Cook, William J.
December 1993
U.S. News & World Report;12/20/93, Vol. 115 Issue 24, p4
Discusses how the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has captivated the world once again, as seven skilled astronauts meticulously repaired the Hubble space telescope. Problems in justifying the need for a complex space station; Pros and cons; Proposal to build the International Space Station Alpha, a collaboration of several countries; How Alpha could serve as a tool to draw old adversaries together.


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