Accession Number : AD0648864
Title : PLANETARY CONTAMINATION II: SOVIET AND U. S. PRACTICES AND POLICIES,
Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF
Personal Author(s) : Murray,Burce C. ; Davies,Merton E. ; Eckman,Philip K.
Report Date : MAR 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 25
Abstract : It was concluded that viable terrestrial micro-organisms which are transported to Mars inside solid components in sealed spaces have a low probability of being released to the surface or atmosphere, and if any are released they are not likely to infect the planet.
Descriptors : (*PLANETARY ATMOSPHERES, BIOLOGICAL CONTAMINATION), (*BIOLOGICAL CONTAMINATION, PLANETS), MICROORGANISMS, MARS(PLANET), VENUS(PLANET), USSR, UNITED STATES, SPACECRAFT, SPACE BIOLOGY
Subject Categories : Biology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE