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Additional Links and References:
- Les Johnson's website: where you can find information about his books and future appearances.
- NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL.
- Dr. Johnson is the Deputy Manager of the Advanced Concepts Office at Marshall.
- ProSEDS and the Tethered Satellite System: Dr. Johnson has worked on the development of advanced propulsion systems.
- Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency
- Living Off the Land in Space: Green Roads to the Cosmos by Gregory L. Matloff, Les Johnson, C Bangs
- The Starflight Handbook: A Pioneer's Guide to Interstellar Travel by Eugene F. Mallove and Gregory L. Matloff
- Solar Sails: A Novel Approach to Interplanetary Travel by Giovanni Vulpetti, Les Johnson, Gregory L. Matloff
- Paradise Regained: The Regreening of Earth by Les Johnson, Gregory L. Matloff, C Bangs
- Rocket Men: The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon, by Craig Nelson (Available from our sponsor Audible.com)