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Your complete advisor to amazing achievements in space

Do you lengthy to discover the universe? This plain-English, absolutely illustrated advisor explains the nice discoveries and developments in area exploration all through historical past, from early astronomers to the overseas area Station. you will know about the 1st satellites, rockets, and folks in house; discover house courses all over the world; and consider the debatable query: Why proceed to discover space?

  • Take a short travel of astronomy — get to grasp the sunlight procedure and our position within the galaxy, take a crash path in rocket technology, and reside an afternoon within the lifetime of an astronaut
  • Run the good house Race — hint the expansion of the gap Age from Sputnik to the Apollo moon landings and meet the robots that explored the cosmos

  • Watch as house exploration matures — from the delivery of the gap go back and forth to the construction of the Mir area Station to successes and screw ups in Mars exploration, see how area courses reached new levels

  • Journey one of the planets — try out the discoveries made in the course of ancient voyages to the interior and outer reaches of the sun system

  • Understand present exploration — overview the telescopes in house, take a journey of the overseas house Station, and notice the newest attractions on Mars

  • Look into the long run — find out about upcoming house missions and elevated entry to area travel

Open the ebook and find:

  • Descriptions of area milestones and destiny missions
  • An easy-to-follow chronological structure

  • Color and black-and-white photos

  • The nitty-gritty info of turning into an astronaut

  • A grand travel of the sunlight approach via area missions

  • Explanations of tragedies and slim escapes

  • Facts at the construction of house stations via NASA and the USSR

  • Ten areas to seem for all times past Earth

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