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7 edition of Moon Missions (History of Space Exploration) found in the catalog.

Moon Missions (History of Space Exploration)

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Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lunar probes,
  • Space flight to the moon,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Science,
  • Project Apollo (U.S.),
  • Moon,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Technology - Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science,
  • General,
  • Exploration,
  • Aeronautics & Astronautics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8203503M
    ISBN 100836857062
    ISBN 109780836857061

    Get this from a library! Moon missions. [Edward Close] -- This volume takes readers on their own moon mission as it outlines a contest of ultimate exploration, recounts the Apollo missions, and adds depth with its visual aids. Brilliant books to help kids find out about our fascination with the Moon and human beings' extraordinary journey to set foot on its surface in Whether your child is in Reception or Year 6, we've selected great non-fiction titles about the people who have influenced space history to .

    The Apollo Program This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book. Edit this book: Book Creator Wikitext. Moon landing conspiracy theories claim that some or all elements of the Apollo program and the associated Moon landings were hoaxes staged by NASA, possibly with the aid of other most notable claim is that the six crewed landings (–) were faked and that twelve Apollo astronauts did not actually walk on the s groups and individuals have made claims since.

    The Artemis program is an ongoing crewed spaceflight program carried out predominantly by NASA, U.S. commercial spaceflight companies, and international partners such as the European Space Agency (ESA), the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Canadian Space Agency (CSA) and the Australian Space Agency (ASA) with the goal of landing "the first woman and the next man" on the Moon Country: United States. The six missions that landed on the Moon returned a wealth of scientific data and almost kilograms of lunar samples. Experiments included soil mechanics, meteoroids, seismic, heat flow, lunar ranging, magnetic fields, and solar wind experiments.


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Missions to the Moon traces our quest to explore this final frontier, starting with the deadly development of German V1s and V2s in the Second World War, through the pioneering adventures of the Apollo moon-landing program, and culminating in the future of lunar exploration with the recent missions by China, Japan, and Europe/5(10).

The chapters in Apollo Moon Missions are similar to the wonderful 12 page riff in Stages to Saturn about the Super Guppy aircraft that was used to transport the Saturn S-IVB stage.

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NASA Moon Missions Operations Manual: - (Apo 14, 15, 16 and 17) - An insight into the engineering, technology and operation of NASA's advanced lunar flights (Haynes Manuals) Hardcover – July 9, /5(4). Moon Moon Missions book book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

The Space Race of the mids took humankind where it had never gone befor 3/5(1). A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts. Moon Missions book Apollo: The Race to the Moon tells the story of Apollo through the eyes of NASA leaders, A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts by Andrew Chaikin primarily focuses on the experiences of the : Jay Bennett.

Missions to the Moon tells the compelling story of mans journey to the moon and the stunning photographs and facsimile documents make it essential reading for everyone interested in science and exploration, as well as anyone who lived through the momentous Apollo 11 landing in /5(6).

"If you read only one book on the subject, it should be "Eight Years to the Moon"-- St. Paul Pioneer Press Space journalist and insider Nancy Atkinson weaves together the riveting story of NASA's mission to complete "the greatest adventure on which humankind ever embarked."/5(38). 'Apollo's Legacy' (Smithsonian Books, ) By Roger Launius.

(Image credit: Smithsonian Books) How do we understand a transformative event like the Apollo missions to the moon. Many present it as. rows  As part of human exploration of the Moon, numerous space missions have been.

Inside the book is so much information about the missions to the moon which was very much the Kennedy era. There is lots to learn and see and there are some amazing photos, the augmented reality side of things we struggled to set up but once we did it really does give this book another dimension as its clever, fun and brings it to life/5(29).

The book is written “in collaboration with operatives involved in the mission,” and pledges to be “the complete, never-before-heard, gripping tale of a top-secret and often hazardous operation.”Author: Adrian Hennigan. Apollo 12 commander Charles Conrad Jr. examines the robotic Surveyor 3 spacecraft during his second extravehicular activity (EVA) on the Moon on 20 November If you like cats and graphic novels, CATSTRONAUTS: MISSION MOON by Drew Brockington is probably something you will enjoy.

It's a cute children's graphic about a team of cats that go to the moon to prevent an energy crisis on an Earth run by cats/5.

The official Mission Moon book: Buy now for $ The limited edition collector's item commemorates the 50th anniversary of the moon landing and its impact on Houston. The book tells the story of NASA’s historic mission, from takeoff to touchdown, using simple language and dramatic illustrations. “Reaching for the Moon: The Autobiography of NASA.

Moon Mission, by Sigmund Brouwer, is a well written account of the mission to land men on the moon. I would recommend this book for anyone in who wanted a step by step account of the launch of Apollo 11 and the scientific and mathematical discoveries that made the mission possible, written at a level that will appeal to elementary aged students/5.

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This book's virtue is that it condenses into a usable form information from the U.S. and Soviet missions to the Moon in a reference work. It explores the formation and evolution of the Moon's surface, the chemical and mineralogical nature of lunar rocks and soils, and the current state of scientific knowledge about the nature, origin, and.

While most of us are familiar with the Apollo missions, there was a number of highly classified missions planned in the last 60 years or so.

This awesome video (scroll down) talks about 5 Top-Secret Moon Mission you’ve probably never heard about. Even though we are in .The Apollo program, also known as Project Apollo, was the third United States human spaceflight program carried out by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), which succeeded in landing the first humans on the Moon from to It was first conceived during Dwight D.

Eisenhower's administration as a three-person spacecraft to follow the one-person Project Mercury, Cost: $ billion (), $ billion ().For the first time, humans drove a car on the Moon.

The first of the Apollo “J” missions – designed for longer stays on the Moon – the mission carried a lunar rover, which Commander David Scott and Lunar Module Pilot James Irwin used while they were on the surface for more than 18 hours.