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Epic Rivalry: Inside the Soviet and American Space Race

English | September 18th, 2007 | ISBN: 1426203217 | 304 Pages | EPUB | 1.13 MB When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon in 1969, they personified an almost unimaginable feat???the incredibly complex task of sending humans safely to another celestial body. This extraordinary odyssey, which grew …

Meteorite: How Stones from Outer Space Made Our World

English | October 13, 2020 | ISBN: 1541647610, 1529327652, 1529327644 | EPUB | 320 Pages | 3.8 MB Every rock has a story tell, and none more so than those which have fallen from the sky: meteorites. Originating in the Asteroid Belt between Mars and Jupiter, these rocky fragments offer …

Once Upon a Space-Time!

English | June 2, 2020 | ISBN: 0553534351 | 256 Pages | AZW3 | 80 MB From the author of the New York Times bestselling Jedi Academy books comes the first in a hilarious space-themed graphic novel series. Jide and Petra are just two normal kids until they are selected …

Astronomy: Understanding the Universe

English | 2011 | ISBN: 1615305203 | 96 Pages | EPUB | 5 MB Fathoming the boundlessness of space and the universe, we are immediately filled with curiosity about our own origins and wonder about the objects, life forms, and matter that populate the cosmos. Through the observations and work …

Proceedings of the Dalgarno Celebratory Symposium

English | ISBN: 1848164696 | 2010 | 500 Pages | PDF | 17 MB This unique volume is a compendium of scientific contributions inspired by the work of Alex Dalgarno in the fields of atomic, molecular, and optical physics, astrophysics, astrochemistry, and atmospheric physics. The book should be of particular …

Curiosity

English | ISBN: 1616149337 | 2014 | 300 Pages | EPUB | 8 MB The story of the people who designed, built, launched, landed, and are now operating the Mars rover CuriosityAward-winning science writer Rod Pyle provides a behind-the-scenes look into the recent space mission to Mars of Curiosity-the unmanned …

Spacefarers: How Humans Will Settle the Moon, Mars, and Beyond

English | ISBN: 067498448X | 2020 | 400 Pages | PDF | 4 MB A wry and compelling take on the who, how, and why of near-future colonies in space. From bone-whittling microgravity to eye-popping profits, the risks and rewards of space settlement have never been so close at hand.More …

Moon Shot: The Inside Story of America’s Apollo Moon Landings

English | May 3, 2011 | ISBN: 1453258264 | 396 Pages | MOBI | 1.80 MB A revised edition of the New York Times bestselling classic: the epic story of the golden years of American space exploration, told by the men who rode the rocketsOn October 4, 1957, the Soviet …

The Cosmic Connection: An Extraterrestrial Perspective

English | October 23, 2000 | ISBN: 0521783038 | 336 Pages | EPUB | 1.63 MB In 1973, Carl Sagan published The Cosmic Connection, a daring view of the universe, which rapidly became a classic work of popular science and inspired a generation of scientists and enthusiasts. This seminal work …

Rockets (Frontiers in Space)

English | 2006 | ISBN : 0816057710 | PDF | 208 Pages | 5 MB From the fire arrows of ancient China to the ballistic missiles developed during World War II to the rockets of the 20th century, the development of modern launch vehicles have forever changed the destiny of …

Astronomy for Beginners

English | 2015 | ISBN: 1909372889 | 164 Pages | PDF | 69 MB Astronomy for Beginners brings you everything you need to know to view the wonders of the night sky. From the basics such as setting up a telescope, reading star charts and using binoculars, through to star …

How It Works Book of Space

English | 2016 | ISBN: 1785462474 | 180 Pages | PDF | 51 MB Space is the great big unknown, with billions of lightyears still undiscovered. That doesn’t stop humankind from trying though, as this book documents all the research man has poured into exploring our universe. Discover the wonders …

All About Space Book of the Solar System

English | January 1, 2014 | ISBN: 1909758485 | 180 Pages | PDF | 23 MB Take a tour through the incredible wonders of our Solar System. Discover the impact the Sun has on our lives and everything around us, and find out how this ball of hot plasma formed. …