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The Future of Space 2060 and Implications for U.S. Strategy: Report on 2019 Space Futures Workshop - Moon, Mars, Military Power, China Exploitation of Cislunar Domain, Star Trek Optimistic Future
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This report provides a long-term perspective on possible space futures to inform strategic decisionmaking. Economic, political, technological, and military space trends indicate that we have passed the tipping point for space as a vastly increased domain of human endeavor and a key element of national power. Other countries recognize the advantages of U.S. space leadership.
Preparing for the Next Space Race: Legislation and Policy Recommendations for Space Colonies - Existing Legal Framework, Outer Space Treaty, Commercial Space, Criminal Laws, Need to Take the Lead Now
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
It is in the best interest of the United States to lead the effort to provide laws that govern space colonies. A gap exists in international law. This gap in the framework should be viewed as an opportunity, rather than a hindrance. The commercial sector is taking the lead in developing technologies that enable human beings to live and work in space.
Movement and Maneuver in Deep Space: A Framework to Leverage Advanced Propulsion - Breakthrough Tech - Nuclear Thermal Rockets, Directed Energy, Solar Thermal, Electric, Mach Effect Thrusters, EmDrive
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
This analytical study looks at the importance of Deep Space Operations and recommends an approach for senior policy leaders. Section 1 presents a capability requirements definition with candidate solutions and technology strategies. Section 2 recommends an acquisition and organizational approach. Section 3 provides an extended strategic rationale for deep space operations as a national priority.
Articles from the Orbital Frontier
Price: Free! Words: 25,590. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
A collection of articles ranging from the space settlement concepts of Professor Gerard O'Neill to skepticism versus irrational beliefs.
NASA Human Space Exploration: Persistent Delays and Cost Growth Reinforce Concerns over Management of Programs - Analysis of Issues with Space Launch System (SLS) Moon Rocket, Orion Crew Spacecraft
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,800. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
NASA is undertaking a trio of closely related programs to continue human space exploration beyond low-Earth orbit. All three programs (SLS, Orion, and supporting ground systems) are working toward a launch readiness date of June 2020 for the first mission.
The Universe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
The Universe or the vacuum of space really is a neutral point or point zero or a starting point and the universe becomes positive or turns into a one or a beginning when matter enters the universe or the vacuum of space from the outside of the universe or the vacuum of space. The universe becomes negative when the largest of stars implode into giants black holes.
Essential Guide to Space Nuclear Power and Propulsion: Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generators RTGs, Plutonium, NASA Kilopower Fission Reactor KRUSTY and NTP Rockets for Human Moon and Mars Exploration
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 52,700. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Nuclear
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces important government documents, reports, and studies dealing with spaceflight nuclear power and propulsion technologies, including RTGs, Plutonium, Kilopower Fission Reactor (KRUSTY) and nuclear thermal propulsion (NTP) rockets for human Moon and Mars exploration.
The Black Hole
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
The Black Hole is a giant hole or a round rupture or tear or breakage in the fabric or the foreskin which really is the vacuum of space. But the hole or the tear or the breakage in the vacuum of space moves along the vacuum of space sucking up or removing or destroying all matter, including all the stars and planets and even all forms of life, to clear the universe or the vacuum of space...
Planetary Adventure with Nevaeh Cable
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
A kids view of our solar system hosted by young Nevaeh Cable called Planetary Adventure.
Surviving the Super Grand Solar Minimum
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 33,230. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Essay » Technology
While this book is about surviving the (Super) Grand Solar Minimum and things like food loss, breakdown of society, and bitter cold, it is important to understand what is really happening and the causes. If someone on the street would yell out "the world is ending", you would probably just laugh and go on your way. I can really understand that you may be skeptical at this point.
The Moon & Mysteries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2019 by Blue dragoon Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
As more information we can gather about our satellite and as more we know, we definitely know and approach to be able to explore about more secrets that it presents to us. In a certain way that Nicholas Copernicus warned us, when wisely said: “let no one expect anything certain from astronomy, which cannot furnish it”.
The Journey of Apollo 11 to the Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
On July 20, 1969, Commander of the Apollo 11 mission Neil Armstrong and Lunar Module Pilot Buzz Aldrin were the first two humans to walk on the moon. Along with Command Module Pilot Michael Collins, Armstrong and Aldrin safely returned to mother earth to complete this epic journey.
NASA Orbiting Quarantine Facility: The Antaeus Report - Early Astrobiology Plans for Mars Sample Return Handling to Prevent Possible Alien Pathogens Posing a Bio-contamination Hazard to Earth
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
NASA studied the feasibility of establishing an orbiting quarantine facility where samples returned from Mars could be analyzed. The particular advantage in this approach is that any pathogens the samples might contain would be less likely to pose a hazard to Earth. Like Antaeus, for whom the project is named, such an organism might thrive on contact with the terrestrial biosphere.
Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39 Pad A Historic American Engineering Record, Details of the Apollo-Saturn V and Space Shuttle Rocket Launch Facilities at Cape Canaveral, Florida
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,450. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
The "Missile Launch Complex 39A Site" was originally listed in the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) on May 24, 1973, for its association with the Man in Space Program. It was reevaluated in 1996 in the context of the Apollo Program, ca. 1961 through 1975, and on January 21, 2000, the newly defined Launch Complex 39: Pad A Historic District was listed in the NRHP.
Individual Differences in Adaptability for Long Duration Space Exploration Missions - Implications for Astronaut Selection and Training, Deep Space Mars Missions in Isolated and Extreme Environments
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,270. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
As NASA prepares for long-duration, crewed missions into deep outer space, it needs to have a better understanding as to why some individuals adapt and adjust better than others to the extreme demands of space living.
The Final Frontier: News Media's Use of Commercial Satellite Imagery During Wartime - Technology and History of Imaging, Legal, Regulatory, and Ethical Issues, Big Brother is Watching
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
The purpose of this research paper is to explore how the mass media uses satellite imaging to gather information during wartime and determine what impact this technology has had, and will have, on advancing the art of news telling during armed conflict. Does satellite imagery impact the U.S. military's ability to effectively wage war in Afghanistan and Iraq?
How to Disable Satellite Weapons
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
Rev 1C - This short ebook describes the basic ideas for disabling a satellite from the ground. By inducing resonant vibration in the satellite, it makes it difficult or impossible to use the satellite weapon system. Almost every satellite in orbit is vulnerable to the microwave beams that are described in this document, and this can be done very inexpensively.
NASA's Management and Utilization of the International Space Station - 2018 Report Exposing Obstacles to Privatization of the ISS, Lack of Emergency Deorbiting Capabilities, and Health Research Goals
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
Released in July 2018, this report by the NASA Office of Inspector General, Office of Audits, assessed NASA's progress in maximizing utilization of the ISS to accomplish its human exploration objectives and evaluated the options and challenges associated with a transition to commercial operation, potential extension, and the Station's eventual retirement.
Can the Outer Space Treaty (OST) Prevent Conflicts in Orbit in the 21st Century? Critical Emerging Problems - Orbital Space Debris, Space Weaponization, Anti-Satellite ASAT, Asteroid and Moon Mining
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,680. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The rapid increase of space activity in the 21st century has raised questions about the adequacy of the 1967 Outer Space Treaty (OST) to govern orbital activities and prevent future international conflicts. This study analyzes the OST's ability to address critical emerging problems across three issue areas: orbital space debris, the weaponization of space, and asteroid and Moon mining.
Book 3 of the 5 Planets
Price: Free! Words: 18,520. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
A religion based on the principle that all imaginable worlds must exist somewhere out in space, no matter how far away they are.

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