AAAS.
See American Association for the
Advancement of Science
Ad Astra (magazine), 49
alienation, 182, 194
Allende, Salvador, 164
Alpha Centauri A and B, 15, 21, 155–
56, 161, 171, 180, 207nn6–7. See also
Project Longshot
American Association for the Advance-
ment of Science
(AAAS),
47
American Astronautical Society, 93
American Astronomical Society, 6
American West. See narrative: frontier
Ames Research Center. See
NASA
Ames
Research Center
analog fieldwork. See fieldwork: analog
analogies, 44, 46, 47, 53, 55, 105, 122,
124, 135, 141–42, 143, 196. See also
metaphors
Anthropocene, 10–11
anthropology: “being there” concept,
172–73; on comparative planetology,
17; fieldwork, 56–57; on habitable
zones, 154; on landscape analysis, 31;
on lifeworlds/place-worlds, 113–14;
outer space and, 16–17; on place, 5,
13, 14
Apollo 15 mission, 41–43, 42, 99
Apollo Metric Camera, 99
Archimedean point, 153, 158, 180–85
Arendt, Hannah, 184, 194
areological narrative. See under narrative
Ariane rocket project, 16, 163
Armageddon (film), 10
artifacts, isolating, 126–27
Association of Mars Explorers, 50
Association of Universities for Research
in Astronomy
(AURA),
159, 165
astrobiology, 56–57, 76, 91–92, 154, 191
astrogeology: astronaut training and,
41–43, 42, 45, 49–50; history of,
43–45; narrative, 33–34, 41–50
astrometry, 145–46
astroseismology research, 178
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