Membership on the NASA Advisory Council (NAC) and its various committees is available. There is an Ad-Hoc Task Force on Planetary Defense that has already met once. Membership on this task force is as follows:
Russell Schweickart, Co-Chair
Thomas Jones, Co-Chair
Link: NASA Advisory Council (NAC) Committee Membership (16 April 2010)
This area will cover relevant news of the threat to the planet from Near Earth Objects (NEOs) including concepts and designs for mitigation. All opinions are those of the author.
07 May 2010
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