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|How the Laser Happened -- The Interaction Between Science and Engineering||Charles H. Townes|
|September 25||DLP Cinema™ Projectors: Coming Soon to a Theater Near You||Larry J. Hornbeck
|October 2||Using the Spacecraft Supermarket: Results and Lessons Learned||Bill Watson
GSFC Rapid Spacecraft
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|October 16||Should We Bury or Praise Baron Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier?||Norden Huang
|October 23||Future Commercial Space Transportation: Challenges and Opportunities||Gary Hudson
Rotary Rocket Company
|October 30||Space Policy in the Next Fifty Years: Will It Be "Faster, Better, Cheaper?"||Howard McCurdy|
|November 6||The Living Universe at the Millennium||Lynn Harper
|November 13||The Earth Observing System: Status of the First Series and Early Science Investigations||Michael King
|November 20||Halo Orbits||Kathleen Howell|
|November 27||Deep Space 1: A High-Tech, High-Risk, High-Success NASA Test-Mission into the Solar System||Joseph E. Riedel
Jet Propulsion Lab
|December 4||Scientific Highlights of NEAR Shoemaker||Andrew F. Cheng
Johns Hopkins University
Applied Physics Laboratory
|December 11||The Engineering Feasibility of Interstellar Flight||Robert L. Forward
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