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Mars Atmospheric Entry, Descent, and Landing: An Atmospheric Perspective

"Beginning in the very earliest years of the space age, a flotilla of robotic explorers have been sent to study Mars—first simply to fly by, then to orbit, and, later, to attempt landing on the surface..." – By Michael Mischna

Liability and Patent Protection for Space Activities in China

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"Space tort and patent protection are becoming more and more urgent legal issues, in light of rapidly developing space technology and commercialization of space activities..." – By Guoyu Wang and Xiao Ma

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