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Title: Finding Planets and Searching for Life: Worthy Goals for 21st Century Science (The Search for Habitable Planets)

NASA has made the search for life, both inside and beyond our solar system, a focus of its space science program. The goal of the Terrestrial Planet Finder (TPF) is to search for earth-like planets. Rmore »ecently completed architecture studies suggest that both infrared and visible light techniques offer plausible solutions to the daunting observational problems this goal presents. I will summarize NASA's program, the results of recent studies, and the prospects for international collaboration on TPF.« less
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Title: Finding Planets and Searching for Life: Worthy Goals for 21st Century Science (The Search for Habitable Planets)
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Publication Date: 2003-04-09
OSTI Identifier: 1015666
DOE Contract Number: AC02-07CH11359
Other Number(s): TRN: US201209%%83
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: Fermilab Colloquia, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL), Batvia, Illinois (United States), presented on April 09, 2003
Research Org: FNAL (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS//MATHEMATICS, COMPUTING, AND INFORMATION SCIENCE ; ARCHITECTURE ; NASA ; PLANETS ; SOLAR SYSTEM
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 1:10:38
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27