Curating NASA's Extraterrestrial Samples
Article first published online: 16 JUL 2013
This paper is not subject to U.S. copyright. Published in 2013 by the American Geophysical Union.
Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 94, Issue 29, pages 253–254, 16 July 2013
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2013), Curating NASA's Extraterrestrial Samples, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(29), 253., , , , and (
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- extraterrestrial samples;
- moon rocks
Curation of extraterrestrial samples is the critical interface between sample return missions and the international research community. Curation includes documentation, preservation, physical security, preparation, and allocation of samples for research, education, and public outreach.