Space Times

Space Times magazine is the bimonthly voice of the American Astronautical Society, presenting thought provoking ideas and opinions, feature articles on salient issues in space policy and future exploration, and reviews and notes of interest to both the professional and popular community of space flight advocates. Annual institutional subscription rates (6 issues) are $80.00 for U.S. addresses and $95.00 for other countries. Back issues can be ordered based on availability.

Editor and Production Manager: Diane Thompson dthompson@astronautical.org

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Volume 56, Issue 3
May/June 2017

Hidden Figures – The Rest of the Story
The story of the African American women computers working for NASA Langley Research Center in the early 1960s is a story of triumph, but the full story unfolded before World War II.
by Roger D. Launius

Robert Browning and NASA’s Budget Experience
A phrase from Robert Browning’s poem “Andrea del Sarto” is used to make generic observations about the collective NASA budget “experience” over the past few years.
by Jeff Bingham

OSIRIS-REx Mission to Asteroid Bennu
OSIRIS-REx is the third mission of NASA’s New Frontiers Program and will travel to a near-Earth, potentially hazardous asteroid named Bennu.
by Cindy Schumacher

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