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NASA’s Constellation programme’s office of lunar and planetary exploration chief Wendell Mendell spoke to Hyperbola at the European Astrofest 2009 conference in London on Saturday 7 February

Listen to him talk about the work done to evaluate lunar surface needs and NASA’s interest in the possibilty of reusable lunar landers that have descent stages that return to space. Download the podcast here and go here for a Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency interview with Mendell