The cosmic-local nexus: intersections between outer space and rural communities

@article{Spector2019TheCN,
  title={The cosmic-local nexus: intersections between outer space and rural communities},
  author={Sam Spector},
  journal={Tourism Recreation Research},
  year={2019},
  volume={45},
  pages={106 - 94}
}
  • Sam Spector
  • Published 2 January 2020
  • Physics
  • Tourism Recreation Research
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