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In defense of star wars research

Robert A. Scheder

In defense of star wars research

by Robert A. Scheder

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Published by Rand Corporation in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anti-satellite weapons -- Research.,
  • Space weapons -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementRobert A. Scheder.
    SeriesRand paper series -- P-7154
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16535187M

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      The show is based in the Star Wars universe, set in the years after "Return of the Jedi" and has elements of a traditional Star Wars tale, but it's also innovative and fresh. VIDEO The author explains how recent rapid advances in technology have made space-based defense a real possibility and points out that the Soviet Union is conducting extensive research into space-based defense. He concludes that if the United States does not pursue SDI research, it could become vulnerable to a Soviet space-based defense.


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