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Space science books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Space science category. Presented with a red border are the Space science books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Outposts on the Frontier A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations by Jay M. Chladek, Clayton C. Anderson Outposts on the Frontier A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations
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A vast trove of stories filled with excitement, danger, humor, sadness, failure, and success, Outposts on the Frontier reveals how the Soviets and the Americans combined strengths to build space stations over the past fifty years. At the heart of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/07/2017

Nonlocal Astrophysics Dark Matter, Dark Energy and Physical Vacuum by Boris V. (Physics Department,  Moscow Lomonosov University of Fine Chemical Technologies, Moscow, Russia) Alexeev Nonlocal Astrophysics Dark Matter, Dark Energy and Physical Vacuum
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Non-Local Astrophysics: Dark Matter, Dark Energy and Physical Vacuum highlights the most significant features of non-local theory, a highly effective tool for solving many physical problems in areas where classical local theory runs into difficulties. The book provides the fundamental...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2017

Space Microelectronics: Modern Spacecraft Classification, Failure, and Electrical Component Requirements by Anatoly Belous, Siarhei Shvedau, Vitali Saladukha Space Microelectronics: Modern Spacecraft Classification, Failure, and Electrical Component Requirements
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The book outlines the design and development of microelectronic devices and microcircuits for applications in space. Readers will find in-depth chapters on microwave electronics for space and military technology, spacecraft failures and accidents and the construction of products.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Spaceflight in the Shuttle Era and Beyond Redefining Humanity's Purpose in Space by Valerie Neal, Smithsonian Institution Spaceflight in the Shuttle Era and Beyond Redefining Humanity's Purpose in Space
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An exploration of the changing conceptions of the iconic Space Shuttle and a call for a new vision of spaceflight
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/06/2017

The Canadian Space Program From Black Brant to the International Space Station by Andrew B. Godefroy The Canadian Space Program From Black Brant to the International Space Station

Canada s space efforts from its origins towards the end of the Second World War through to its participation in the ISS today are revealed in this book, making use of recently declassified archives and many never previously used sources,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/05/2017

No Bucks, No Buck Rogers The Business of Commercial Space by Derek Webber No Bucks, No Buck Rogers The Business of Commercial Space


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/02/2017

Final Mission Preserving NASA's Apollo Sites by Lisa Westwood, Beth O'Leary, Milford W. Donaldson Final Mission Preserving NASA's Apollo Sites
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Deep within the rugged mountains of Southern California and rising above the desert landscape of Southern New Mexico are the once majestic historic rocket test stands and facilities that helped send humans to the moon for the first time in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/02/2017

Circle It, NASA Facts, Large Print, Word Search, Puzzle Book by Lowry Global Media LLC, Mark Schumacher Circle It, NASA Facts, Large Print, Word Search, Puzzle Book
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Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 09/01/2017

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Space Microsystems and Micro/Nano Satellites by You Space Microsystems and Micro/Nano Satellites

Space Microsystems and Micro/Nano Satellites covers the various reasoning and diverse applications of small satellites in both technical and regulatory aspects, also exploring the technical and operational innovations that are being introduced in the field. The Space Microsystem developed by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Radiophysical and Geomagnetic Effects of Rocket Burn and Launch in the Near-the-Earth Environment by Leonid F. Chernogor, Nathan Blaunstein Radiophysical and Geomagnetic Effects of Rocket Burn and Launch in the Near-the-Earth Environment
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Radiophysical and Geomagnetic Effects of Rocket Burn and Launch in the Near-the-Earth Environment describes experimental and theoretical studies on the effects of rocket burns and launchings on the near-the-Earth environment and geomagnetic fields. It illuminates the main geophysical and radiophysical...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

The Apollo Spacecraft Evolution, Engineering, and Flight Operations by Frank O'Brien The Apollo Spacecraft Evolution, Engineering, and Flight Operations

This is the definitive description of the moon-bound Apollo spacecraft and its technology. Telling the story of the vehicle's development under pressure from the Kennedy White House, it is a fascinating story of the interplay between compromise and innovation.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Facts from Space! From Super-Secret Spacecraft to Volcanoes in Outer Space, Extraterrestrial Facts to Blow Your Mind! by Dean Regas Facts from Space! From Super-Secret Spacecraft to Volcanoes in Outer Space, Extraterrestrial Facts to Blow Your Mind!

From the sun's super-hot core to the many moons of Neptune, we're traveling to the far reaches of our solar system and beyond!
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2016

Project Apollo The Early Years, 1961-1967 by Eugen Reichl Project Apollo The Early Years, 1961-1967

In May 1961, American president John F Kennedy committed the nation to carrying out a manned landing on the moon before the end of the decade. This volume covers the early years of the Apollo program (1960-1967), still the most...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2016

Waiting for Contact The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence by Lawrence Squeri Waiting for Contact The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

Imagine a network of extraterrestrials in radio contact with each other across the universe, superior beings who hail from advanced civilizations quadrillions of miles away, just waiting for Earth to tune in. This title tells the story of the Search...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2016

Astrodynamics Network Astronet-II The Final Conference by Gerard Gomez Astrodynamics Network Astronet-II The Final Conference

These are the proceedings of the AstroNet-II International Final Conference . This conference was one of the last milestones of the Marie-Curie Research Training Network on Astrodynamics AstroNet-II , that has been funded by the European Commission under the Seventh...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/07/2016

In the Footsteps of Columbus European Missions to the International Space Station by John O'Sullivan In the Footsteps of Columbus European Missions to the International Space Station

Telling of the development of ESA s Columbus microgravity science laboratory of the International Space Station and the European astronauts who work in it, this book focuses on Columbus and Copula and station resupply using the ATV. Each mission is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/06/2016

The Birth of NASA The Work of the Space Task Group, America's First True Space Pioneers by Dutch Von Ehrenfried The Birth of NASA The Work of the Space Task Group, America's First True Space Pioneers

This is the story of the work of the original NASA space pioneers; men and women who were suddenly organized in 1958 from the then National Advisory Committee on Aeronautics (NACA) into the Space Task Group. A relatively small group,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/03/2016

Space Weather National Strategy, Action Plan, & Observing Systems for Preparedness by Peter Burton Space Weather National Strategy, Action Plan, & Observing Systems for Preparedness


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2016

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