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- John Logsdon Director, Space Policy Institute at George Washington University
- Donna Shirley Instructor of aeronautics engineering at the University of Oklahoma and former Mars exploration manager at NASA
- Alex Roland Chair of the History Department at Duke University and former NASA historian
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