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Moon Lander
Moon Lander
Written by Thomas J. Kelly
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588342737
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Moon Lander
How We Developed the Apollo Lunar Module
Written by Thomas J. Kelly


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2009
Price: $19.99

Chief engineer Thomas J. Kelly gives a firsthand account of designing, building, testing, and flying the Apollo lunar module. It was, he writes, “an aerospace engineer’s dream job of the century.” Kelly’s account begins with the imaginative process of sketching solutions to a host of technical challenges with an emphasis on... Read more >
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The New Solar System
The New Solar System
Written by Patricia Daniels, Foreword by Robert Burnham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426204623
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The New Solar System
Ice Worlds, Moons, and Planets Redefined
Written by Patricia Daniels
Foreword by Robert Burnham


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2009
Price: $35.00

Aimed at the popular audience by experienced astronomy author Patricia Daniels with contributions by former editor of Astronomy magazine Robert Burnham and highlighted by 160 photographs, diagrams and maps, this superb guide explores every corner of Earth’s planetary neighborhood, from the fiery sun at its center to the dark, icy realm... Read more >
Spacesuits
Spacesuits
Written by Amanda Young, Photographed by Mark Avino, Foreword by Thomas P. Stafford, Introduction by Allan Needell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874981
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Spacesuits
The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Collection
Written by Amanda Young
Photographed by Mark Avino
Foreword by Thomas P. Stafford
Introduction by Allan Needell


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $29.95

The goal of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to Earth required the development of three things: spacecraft, launch vehicles, and protective clothing. Spacesuits: Within the Collections of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum takes the reader through the development of the last category, the spacesuits... Read more >
The Quirks & Quarks Guide to Space
The Quirks & Quarks Guide to Space
Written by Jim Lebans, Introduction by Bob McDonald
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551992648
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The Quirks & Quarks Guide to Space
"42 Questions (and Answers) About Life, the Universe, and Everything"
Written by Jim Lebans
Introduction by Bob McDonald


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 19, 2008
Price: $14.99

For everyone who’s curious about what’s new under (and over and around) the stars.

Douglas Adams famously pronounced in The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy that the answer to life, the universe, and everything was 42. Quirks & Quarks, whose approach to science owes almost as much to Adams as it does... Read more >
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Hubble
Hubble
Written by David Devorkin and Robert Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426203220
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Hubble
Imaging Space and Time
Written by David Devorkin and Robert Smith


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2008
Price: $50.00

In the spirit of National Geographic’s top-selling Orbit, this large-format, full-color volume stands alone in revealing more than 200 of the most spectacular images from the Hubble Space Telescope during its lifetime, to the very eve of the 2008 final shuttle mission to the telescope. Written by two of the world’s... Read more >
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Icarus at the Edge of Time
Icarus at the Edge of Time
Written by Brian Greene
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307268884
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Icarus at the Edge of Time

Written by Brian Greene


Format: Hardcover, 34 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $19.95

From one of America's leading physicists—a moving and visually stunning futuristic reimagining of the Icarus fable written for kids and those journeying with them toward a deeper appreciation of the cosmos. With a minimum of words set on 34 full color boardbook pages, Icarus travels not to the sun, but to... Read more >
A Briefer History of Time
A Briefer History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553385465
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A Briefer History of Time

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $22.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHORS

The science classic made more accessible
• More concise • Illustrated

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS
 
Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for years...

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The Quirks & Quarks Guide to Space
The Quirks & Quarks Guide to Space
Written by Jim Lebans, Introduction by Bob McDonald
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771050039
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The Quirks & Quarks Guide to Space
42 Questions (and Answers) About Life, the Universe, and Everything
Written by Jim Lebans
Introduction by Bob McDonald


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2008
Price: $18.95

For everyone who’s curious about what’s new under (and over and around) the stars.

Douglas Adams famously pronounced in The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy that the answer to life, the universe, and everything was 42. Quirks & Quarks, whose approach to science owes almost as much to Adams as it does... Read more >
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A Briefer History of Time
A Briefer History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307417848
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A Briefer History of Time

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHORS

The science classic made more accessible
• More concise • Illustrated

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS
 
Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for years...

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The Road to Reality
The Road to Reality
Written by Roger Penrose
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679776314
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The Road to Reality
A Complete Guide to the Laws of the Universe
Written by Roger Penrose


Format: Trade Paperback, 1136 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2007
Price: $26.00

Roger Penrose, one of the most accomplished scientists of our time, presents the only comprehensive and comprehensible account of the physics of the universe. From the very first attempts by the Greeks to grapple with the complexities of our known world to the latest application of infinity in physics, The Road... Read more >
A Briefer History of Time
A Briefer History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow, Read by Erik Davies
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739321881
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A Briefer History of Time

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Read by Erik Davies


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 27, 2005
Price: $14.98

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS
 
Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for readers who have asked for a more accessible formulation of its key concepts—the...

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A Briefer History of Time
A Briefer History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553804362
Our Price: $27.00
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A Briefer History of Time

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2005
Price: $27.00

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS
 
Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for readers who have asked for a more accessible formulation of its key concepts—the...

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Lost in Space
Lost in Space
Written by Greg Klerkx
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375727733
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Lost in Space
The Fall of NASA and the Dream of a New Space Age
Written by Greg Klerkx


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2005
Price: $15.00

The daring, revolutionary NASA that sent Neil Armstrong to the moon has lost its meteoric vision, says journalist and space enthusiast Greg Klerkx. NASA, he contends, has devolved from a pioneer of space exploration into a factionalized bureaucracy focused primarily on its own survival. And as a result, humans haven’t ventured... Read more >
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