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Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: STS-4, STS-5, and STS-6 Missions in 1982 and 1983 - Complete Technical Details of Orbiter Performance and Problems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
These official final orbiter mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover three missions in 1982 and 1983: STS-4, STS-5, and STS-6. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.
Le Incognite del Cosmo
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos
Il Cosmo è popolato di corpi misteriosi ed inquietanti. Dai Buchi Neri alle Stelle di Quark, dalle Gravastar alle Fuzzball, dai Quasar alle Pulsar. Vengono denominati metaforicamente: i mostri del Cosmo. In questo testo cercheremo di avvicinarli, ma con le dovute cautele, per scoprirne l'origine e la natura, considerando anche il complesso di problematiche che li circonda.
Ancient Alien Empire Megalithia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,800. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens & UFOs, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Ancient Aliens ruled a worldwide empire, Megalithia, at the dawn of civilization. Who were these aliens? Why were they here? This is the first book to take all the information on Ancient Aliens, put it together, and find answers. Were aliens responsible for the Great Flood? Was the Younger Dryas "Big Freeze" a nuclear winter? The answers lie in Ancient Alien Empire Megalithia, an in-depth book!
Nicolaus Copernicus: A Short Biography: The Astronomer Who Moved the Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » European
Nicolaus Copernicus was a brilliant mathematician and astronomer who lived during the Renaissance and Reformation eras and contributed to science with a new model of the universe that placed the Sun instead of the Earth at the center of the universe.
The Astronomer Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin discovery that hydrogen is the most abundant element in the universe was a fundamental breakthrough. She was one of the early astronomers to combine the power of physics and chemistry in order to unlock the mysteries of the stars. Born in Victorian England she graduated from Cambridge University and came to America to study at Harvard College to study astronomy.
101 Fun Facts About the Solar System
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. Do you know: Where is The Main Asteroid Belt? Are all the dwarf planets out beyond Pluto? What formed the Kuiper Belt? Find out in this book.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Enchanted Rendezvous, John Houbolt and the Genesis of the Lunar-Orbit Rendezvous Concept and Political and Technical Aspects of Placing a Flag on the Moon
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
These official NASA history documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - include a Monograph in Aerospace History about the Lunar Orbit Rendezvous (LOR) mission concept for Project Apollo, plus a NASA contractor report on the political and technical aspects of placing the American flag on the moon.
Reinventing the Universe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
This book looks at various assumptions which have been made by astronomers over the years and finds many wrong. We find that the Universe is probably not expanding, as most astronomers believe, and there was not a Big Bang. We also find that many, or even most, of the star and galaxy images are mirages - optical illusions due to bending of light by gravity. We also find that quasars are nearby.
Outer Planets of the Solar System
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
This 22 page book showcases the outer planets of our Solar System. You will love the 3D clipart and vibrant photographs. It covers Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune, and Uranus and includes information about the some of the planet's Moons and the scientist, Galileo! Great for Home Schoolers!
El observador del Genesis. Testigo de la creacion.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,490. Language: Spanish. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Un observador en un lugar muy preciso del planeta observa. Atestigua la creación. Observa, narra, escribe, no comprende. El lugar, el sitio de la narración es la clave. Clave de un apasionante rompezabezas.
Fire on Earth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
Doomday, Dinosaurs, and Humankind An engaging and ominous history of how asteroid and comet collisions with the Earth have shaped the course of human events--and the dangers that may lie ahead.
Le Galassie Infinite
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
Le galassie sono enormi ammassi di stelle tenute insieme per attrazione reciproca, così da costituire un sistema autogravitante, Il nome deriva dal greco γαλαξίας (galaxìas), che significa "latteo". Sono corpi dalle vastissime dimensioni, che variano dalle più piccole galassie nane, contenenti poche decine di milioni di stelle, sino alle più imponenti galassie giganti.
Il Sistema Solare
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Astrophysics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Circa cinque miliardi di anni fa nasce il sistema solare e la stella che noi chiamiamo Sole. Il Sole, con tutti i corpi che gli ruotano attorno, come in una grande giostra, costituisce un sistema che rimane ancora in parte del tutto inesplorato. Da pochi anni conosciamo l’esitenza di sistemi simili a quello solare, ma nessuno di questi si trova alla portata della nostra osservazione diretta.
14 Fun Facts About the Solar System: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. How much do you know about the solar system? Find out more in this fun fact-filled book!
Учение Джуал Кхула - Астрономия и космология
Series: Учение Джуал Кхула - Эзотерическое Естествознание, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,840. Language: Russian. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
Продолжение Учения гималайского адепта, Джуал Кхула. Новый взгляд на вопросы астрономии и космологии. Пересмотр и объяснение множества астрономических вопросов. Как Махатмы видят нашу Вселенную.
14 Fun Facts About Black Holes: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
TV and movies will have you believing that black holes are huge holes in space and anything that falls into them is lost for all time. You may think that black holes run around in space like huge vacuum cleaners sucking up everything in their path. This is not true. But what actually is a black hole and what do they do? This book will help you find out.
14 Fun Facts About Saturn: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
How many Earth years does it take to make one Saturn year? Do we know more about the planet Saturn or about its rings and moons? How many moons does Saturn have? How heavy is Saturn? Who discovered Saturn’s rings? Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book. Surprise and amaze your friends with these fun facts.