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Funding Inspiration Research

By Steven McGee /

One of the most fundamental aspects of implementing an agenda that looks at how inspiration happens is funding. It is my belief that inspiration develops over a much longer period of time than the typical 3-5 year cycle of grants. Below is a 3-year old story that seems like it might have been written yesterday.…

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Inspiring the Next Generation of Explorers: A White Paper

By Steven McGee /

I have pasted below a white paper that I have started. I attempt to define what it means to inspire in the context of NASA. The thoughts expressed in this draft have been heavily influenced by my interactions with my colleageues, Greg Meier, Brian Curry, and Todd Borghesani. NASA’s Challenge “NASA faces significant human capital…

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