This book investigates Venus and Mercury prospective energy and material resources. It is a collection of topics related to exploration and utilization of these bodies. It presents past and future technologies and solutions to old problems that could become reality in our life time. The book therefore is a great source of condensed information for specialists interested in current and impending Venus and Mercury related activities and a good starting point for space researchers, inventors, technologists and potential investors. Written for researchers, engineers, and businessmen interested in Venus and Mercury exploration and exploitation.Symbols show orbital averages derived by manual (axa and black dashed line) and digital (a+a and red dotted line) methods. The results from the Mariner 10 (92 m/s), Pioneer Venus (91.8 Ap 3 m/s) and Galileo (103 m/s) missions for the same latitude zone ... 2008; Migliorini et al. ... 2 Mercury and Venus: Significant Results .
|Title||:||Inner Solar System|
|Author||:||Viorel Badescu, Kris Zacny|
|Publisher||:||Springer - 2015-07-02|