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Title: Venus Exploration Goals, Objectives, Investigations, and Priorities
Primary Author: Sue Smrekar
Secondary Author(s): Sanjay Limaye
Institution: Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Summary: This white paper describes the science priorities developed by the Venus Exploration Analysis Group, through a series of meetings with the Venus science community. The science themes for Venus are Origin and Evolution, Venus as a Terrestrial Planet, and Climate Change and the Future of Earth.
Panel Selection: Inner Planets: Mercury, Venus, and the Moon.
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