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NASA Post-Apollo Lunar Exploration Plans: Moonlab Study - Semi-Permanent Lunar Surface Observatory Concept, Personnel, Life Support, Lunar Farm, Moon Base Layout and Design
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This fascinating 1968 report describes the results of a study of a semi-permanent lunar surface observatory, called Moonlab. Many unusual aspects of a moonbase are explored.
Before Apollo: Project Horizon - 1959 Army Proposal to Build a Lunar Outpost, Manned Military Base on the Moon, Saturn Rockets, Moon Suits, Operations, Launch Site Plans, Life Support
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,190. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This fascinating 1959 report from the U.S. Army describes an unapproved plan for building a large manned military base on the moon in the 1960s. The document - in two volumes - provides many details of the plan, including launch and rocket plans and information about the base, life support, moon suits, and much more.
Zidbits: Learn Something New Today! - Volume 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Learn something new today as we boldly explore life's little mysteries. Ever wonder if mosquitoes prefer a certain blood type? What happened before the Big Bang? What the Moon smells like? How long you can live off your body fat? We explore the questions you may have once thought about but have long since forgotten. Let us tickle your curiosity.
Sanctuary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth is no longer capable of providing life for the masses. Natural disasters have brought on Pollution and Corruption. They are the only two resources left to exploit in a world convulsing from its death throes. It was decided that Batiman2 a planet orbiting Alpha Centauri B and M88.2 an as yet unnamed planet orbiting Alpha Centauri A could be the last best hope for mankind.
Space Man's Burden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013 by Legion Printing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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A millennium after the Extinction Wars nearly drove mankind to the brink of annihilation, the survivors reach out to the stars to gather the lost tribes of men together once again. But in doing so they find that some things are perhaps better off lost. Trapped on an alien world and hunted by mercenaries, a First Contact team must find a way to survive and escape.
Exiles of Raifor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 118,320. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Exiles of Raifor is an fast paced Action-Adventure novel which blends both Science Fiction and Fantasy elements. The result is an adventure filled with magic, spaceships and a diverse and interesting cast of characters.
Starcrossed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
An incredible scientific breakthrough--one that will affect all of mankind--goes tragically wrong. It unleashes a destructive force with potential to annihilate all life on Earth--and beyond. The only hope for the future of the galaxy is the fragile connection between two human hearts, and the power of unconditional love.
NASA Space Technology Report: Deep Space Habitat Concept of Operations for Transit Mission Phases - Mars, Phobos / Deimos, Near Earth Asteroid, Habitats, Crew Systems
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This document describes a concept of operations (ConOps) for a habitat element to be used by human crews on future deep space missions; that is, missions well beyond the low Earth orbit of Space Shuttle and International Space Station missions of the past few decades.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo Meteoroid Shielding Design and Analysis at the Manned Spacecraft Center
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
The Apollo program drove the development of spacecraft meteoroid protection in the U.S. and provided the core technology used on succeeding space programs. The uncertain likelihood of a mission-ending collision with a meteoroid and the unknown consequences of a collision with particles at the very large speeds typical of meteoroids made it crucial to better understand the risk of meteoroid impact.
Space
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: British English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
A collection of poems about space. Inside you will find poems describing planets of the solar system, exploration, astronomy and the various phenomena. These have been inspired mainly by music and photography.