Space exploration : triumphs and tragedies / Kim Masters Evans.

By: Evans, Kimberly MastersContributor(s): Gale GroupMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Gale virtual reference libraryInformation Plus reference series: Publisher: Detroit : Gale, 2013Description: 1 online resource (viii, 192 p.) : ill., mapsISBN: 9781414482743 (electronic book)Additional physical formats: Print version:: Space exploration.DDC classification: 629.4 LOC classification: TL790Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
ch 1. Introduction to space exploration -- ch 2. Space organizations part 1 : the National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- ch 3. Space organizations part 2 : U.S. Military, foreign, and private -- ch 4. The space shuttle program -- ch 5. The International Space Station -- ch 6. Robotic missions -- ch 7. Mars -- ch 8. The far planets and beyond -- ch 9. Public opinion about space exploration.
Summary: Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.
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"ISSN 1551-210X."

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ch 1. Introduction to space exploration -- ch 2. Space organizations part 1 : the National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- ch 3. Space organizations part 2 : U.S. Military, foreign, and private -- ch 4. The space shuttle program -- ch 5. The International Space Station -- ch 6. Robotic missions -- ch 7. Mars -- ch 8. The far planets and beyond -- ch 9. Public opinion about space exploration.

Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.

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