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Author Wingo, Dennis.

Title Moonrush : improving life on earth with the moon's resources / by Dennis Wingo.

Publication Info. Burlington, Ont. : Apogee Books, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 Central Library - Circulating Collection  QB582.5 .W56 2004    Available
Description 260 pages, 16 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Why space? Why the Moon? Why now? -- The history of energy and its impact on our lives -- Energy today and our options for the future -- Energy, resources, and the search for solutions -- Our energy future and its impact on civilization -- The hydrogen economy and hope for the future -- The hydrogen economy and platinum -- We have always used extraterrestrial metals -- Prospecting the Moon -- Lunar exploration architectures for the Moon 1953-1972 -- Lunar development architectures for the Moon 1972-1988 -- Lunar exploration architectures 1989-2003 -- Return to the Moon, the new millennium -- A 21st century commercial lunar architecture -- An architecture for a commercial cislunar economy -- Initial lunar base and final thoughts.
Subject Lunar geology.
Moon -- Exploration.
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