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cislunar

(sis-loo -ner) Of or in the region of space between the Earth and the Moon.

cislunar

[¦sis′lü·nər]
(astronomy)
Of or pertaining to phenomena, projects, or activity in the space between the earth and moon, or between the earth and the moon's orbit.
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The project, if successful, would be the first ever human journey into cislunar space, and poses some significant technological challenges, such as protecting the craft from cosmic radiation and solar flares.
Spudis, an outspoken advocate of using lunar resources to develop the Moon and cislunar space, has joined Moon Express as its Chief Scientist, a part-time role established in collaboration with the Lunar and Planetary Institute in Houston, Texas, where he is a Senior Staff Scientist.