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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.
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”.
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.
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.
National Near-Earth Object Preparedness Strategy and Action Plan - Interagency Working Group for Detecting and Mitigating the Impact of Earth-Bound Near-Earth Objects (NEO) - Asteroids and Comets
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,230. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This June 2018 report was issued by the Interagency Working Group for Detecting and Mitigating the Impact of Earth-Bound Near-Earth Objects (NEO) and has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Aeronautics and Space Report of the President Fiscal Year 2016 Activities: Comprehensive Survey of Spacecraft, Satellites, Airplanes, and Research Activities of Eleven U.S. Federal Agencies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This comprehensive 2017 report on the aeronautical and space activities of the U.S. Federal Government for Fiscal Year 2016 has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
2018 NASA International Space Station (ISS) Transition Report - Ending Government Support or Extending Through the 2020s, Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Commercial Market, Enabling Human Exploration
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The ISS represents an unparalleled capability in human spaceflight that is increasing knowledge of engineering and physical sciences, biology, the Earth, and the universe. This knowledge is benefiting life here on Earth and enhancing the competitiveness of U.S. private industry.
Neil Armstrong: The Incredible Life and Career of a True Hero, From Test Pilot to First Man on the Moon on Apollo 11 - An Expansive Compilation of Authoritative NASA History Documents and Selections
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 166,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
With extensive and informative excerpts gathered from over fifty official technical and historical publications, this unique compilation provides unprecedented insight into the life and work of Armstrong, from his early test pilot work on the X-15 rocket plane, to the Gemini manned orbital capsule program, and finally the Apollo 11 lunar landing.
NASA Oral History Project: Part Two - Shuttle-Mir Space Station with Russian Cosmonauts and American Astronauts, Featuring Lopez-Alegria, Shannon Lucid, Precourt, Readdy, Thagard, Titov, David Wolf
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 376,420. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The oral histories of forty astronauts, engineers and managers for the NASA and the Russian space program provide fascinating insights into the highs and lows of the extraordinary Shuttle-Mir space station program, with hundreds of anecdotes and stories.
NASA Oral History Project: Part One - Shuttle-Mir Space Station with Russian Cosmonauts and American Astronauts, Featuring John Blaha, Frank Culbertson, Bonnie Dunbar, Joe Engle, and Bill Gerstenmaier
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 362,610. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The oral histories of thirty-one astronauts, engineers and managers for the NASA and the Russian space program provide fascinating insights into the highs and lows of the extraordinary Shuttle-Mir space station program, with hundreds of anecdotes and stories.
NASA Orion Spacecraft Development Oral Histories by Engineers and Managers Recounting Fascinating Program Stories - Featuring Program Manager Mark Geyer and Astronaut Rex Walheim
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,680. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
The oral histories of fourteen engineers and managers for the NASA Orion crew capsule program provide fascinating insights into the highs and lows of the extraordinary program, with hundreds of anecdotes and stories. Each history provides unique information about the specialty of the individual.
The Aquila Mission
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 121,080. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
The crew starts to wonder whether they’ll ever make it back to Earth. Their only hope is to trust in, rely on, and love one another. The Aquila Mission is both a thrilling story of man’s first journey beyond the Earth-Moon system and a carefully researched proposal for such a mission in the real world. Rigorously scientific and emotionally stirring all at once. An adventure in hard sci-fi.
How to build your own mobile space colony and why it should be done now.
Price: Free! Words: 48,980. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
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Two stories and a set of instructions on how to build a mobile space colony and how we can use present day technology to reach the stars.
Designing and Building Space Colonies-A Blueprint For the Future
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
One of the greatest adventures in the future of humanity will be to construct, work, and live in space based structures.In this book we look at the history of ideas for living in space, proposed space colony designs, and technology.The details of current life support technology on the International Space Station is reviewed, and what technologies will be required for development of large scale
Trillion Theory
Series: Trillion Theory, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
1st of 7 books in cosmology Trillion Theory series by author EdLukowich. Trillion Theory (Epub)(Also in PB at Amazon)(also at Kindle) TT rids us of Big Bang’s explosion origin. Today's current rendition of stars and solar systems make us believe cosmos is only 13.7 billion years old. TT shows cosmos as an ancient trillion-year entity recycled by black holes. www.trillionist.com
What Is Your Birth Number?
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,910. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
The influence of Gems and Stones in one’s life, the Remedial Measures of the planets with the Compatibility of the individual zodiac signs with the other signs and the effect of various planets on them.

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