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Below are links to sites containing information on theory, operation, and developments in Electric Propulsion (EP):

Ion Propulsion at NASA Glenn Research Center
http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/ion

Tutorial on Rocket Science
http://www.anticourses.com/rocket_tutorial.htm

NASA Jet Propulsion Lab Tutorial on Advanced Propulsion Concepts
http://www.islandone.org/APC/index.html

NASA Jet Propulsion Hall Thruster Description
http://www.islandone.org/APC/Electric/10.html

Article on Electric Propulsion from Aerospace America
http://www.aiaa.org/images/about/02_TC_Highlights/aiaa-ep.pdf

Ion Propulsion: Over 50 years in the making
http://science.nasa.gov/newhome/headlines/prop06apr99_2.htm

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