InterPlanetary Net
Interplanetary net
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IPN InterPlaNet, Interplanetary Network, the extension of the Internet to CisLunar and interplanetary space. Information Age to Nanotech Interplanetary Age.
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Text by M. Alan Kazlev
Initially published on 10 November 2001.