Telescopes, Probes, Spacecraft, and the Future of Space Exploration

Telescopes, Probes, Spacecraft, and the Future of Space Exploration

by Elizabeth Schmermund

Hardcover

$42.79

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781502622938
Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing
Publication date: 01/28/2017
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Evolution of Space Technology 5

1 Early Inventions 11

2 The Modern Understanding of Space Technology 27

3 Scientists, Mathematicians, and Engineers 49

4 Visualizing Space with Current Technology 71

5 Space Technology Today and Tomorrow 83

Glossary 103

Further Information 106

Bibliography 108

Index 110

About the Author 112

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