Centauri Dreams: Imagining and Planning Interstellar Exploration

April 9, 2009
Author:
Paul Gilster
Publisher:
Springer (10/8/2004)

Why, today, would anyone undertake a plan to launch a spacecraft some 30 years in the future, and on a journey that would take some 40 years to complete? Paul Gilster investigates the science, and the spirit, of the NASA and JPL researchers who are actually at work on just such a project.  — Science Daily