Out of this World

Out of this World

by Morris Jones
     
 

Discover everything you need to know about space travel. Out of this World is rocket science made easy. Find out what astronauts wear and how they live in space. Did you hear about the first animal that went into space? Learn about planet exploration, moon landings, space stations and future missions including holidays in space. Explore the rings of Saturn, examine…  See more details below

Overview

Discover everything you need to know about space travel. Out of this World is rocket science made easy. Find out what astronauts wear and how they live in space. Did you hear about the first animal that went into space? Learn about planet exploration, moon landings, space stations and future missions including holidays in space. Explore the rings of Saturn, examine asteroids and look for life on Mars! Out of this World is an informative and challenging guide to our solar system and beyond. Morris Jones introduces the notion of tourism into space and considers the future of space. Activities at the rear of the book ensure that whatever has been read has also been retained and additional information gives budding space-goers a guide as to where they might access more information. Fullcolour and hardcover, Out of this World is a fun, informative and durable must-have for budding space enthusiasts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781921073397
Publisher:
New Holland Australia
Publication date:
10/15/2009
Series:
Young Reed
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
9.60(w) x 12.70(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

Meet the Author

Dr Morris Jones is an internationally known spaceflight analyst. He has written for a variety of Australian and international publications. Dr Jones has participated in studies on the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) and is also known for his investigations of the Chinese astronaut program.

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