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Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: 1986 and 1988 Missions, STS 61-C, STS-26, STS-27
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
These official final program mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover missions in 1986 and 1988: STS 61-C, STS-26, and STS-27. For obvious reasons, a mission report was not issued for Challenger's final mission 51-L on January 28, 1986. In these thorough reports, with information not available on NASA website descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail.
A Brief History of Physical Science
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,470. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
This book traces the development of the modern scientific understanding of the physical world. The historical approach allows us to see not only how the content of the physical sciences was formed but also how cultural, philosophical and religious influences and attitudes have played a major role in that development.
The Intelligent Man's Guide to Flying Saucers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science
This book, the first ever by T. M. Wright, is an extensive, probing survey of the state of UFO experiences circa the late 1960s. It is a thoughtful, well-written book with photographs. Contents Include: 12 Questions Most Often Asked About Flying Saucers Classic Cases -- Twenty Cases Typical of the UFO Phenomena Explanations Flap Periods Contactees A Summary