The NASA Astrobiology Institute: early history and organization.

@article{Blumberg2003TheNA,
  title={The NASA Astrobiology Institute: early history and organization.},
  author={Baruch S. Blumberg},
  journal={Astrobiology},
  year={2003},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={
          463-70
        }
}
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  • Published 2003
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Shige Abe. I am indebted to them for all the contributions they made. ABBREVIATIONS ARC, Ames Research Center; CAN, Cooperative Agreement Notice; HQ, Headquarters; NAI
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