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The Forgotten Astronauts By Codex Regius
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Our shelves contain countless books on the history of space travel, illustrated with colourful images of the moon and names we have frequently read: Alan Shepard, first American in space, John Glenn... More > who orbited earth, Neil Armstrong, first man on the moon, Elliot See … Wait a minute. Who is Elliot See? Then we discover that most books on the history of space travel do not mention his name at all. And closer examination reveals more unknown faces on NASA's group photos. Their accounts, told in this book, reveal the darker side of the American moon-landing myth. These men are the Forgotten Astronauts, those who failed and were erased from history - sometimes tragically, sometimes tragicomically - and who were for a long time hushed up about, not to cloud the worship of the heroes of the Space Age.< Less
Astronauts By Gaslight By Ron Miller, ed.
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Five classic space novels from the age of gaslight and steam engines. "Voyage to the Moon" (1827) by George Tucker (writing as Joseph Atterley) was the first American science fiction novel... More > to deal with space flight. "The Moon Hoax" (1835) convinced millions of newspaper readers that eminent astronomer Sir John Herschel had discovered life on the Moon. "The Unparalleled Adventures of One Hans Pfaal" was Edgar Allan Poe's contribution to space fiction, inspired by George Tucker, who was one of his college instructors. "The Brick Moon" of 1870 contains the first realistic description of an artificial Earth satellite, anticipating most of the applications of modern satellites. 1900's "Honeymoon in Space" is a charming journey through the solar system, from the Moon to Mars and Jupiter.< Less
Astronaut Dad By David Hopkins, Brent Schoonover
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Over fifty years ago -- October 4, 1957 -- humanity entered a new age with the launch of the first artificial satellite, Soviet Union's Sputnik I. Return to those early days, when John F. Kennedy... More > challenged a nation to place a man on the moon before the end of the decade, when the nation sought out test pilots with "the right stuff" to ride rockets into the night. ASTRONAUT DAD follows three NASA families from Houston, Texas during the boom years of the space race.< Less
Angela Astronaut And The Egg By Walt Klappert
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The first person to walk on Mars explains her obsession with the geometry of the egg to a young man who has been her friend for years.
Mars Astronaut Training Program By cc-tdi.org
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Creative side projects often lead to new approaches … like improving drug discovery for childhood cancer. So here it goes… The steady stream of successes for SpaceX make it... More > reasonable to believe that they will achieve their goal of creating a colony on the planet Mars. The first generation of children of Mars will be the ones who create and perpetuate this new human civilization. And yet, these children may be unlikely to take advice from adults. However, they may very well take advice from other children. Who are the “old souls” among children? Children, adolescents and young adults who have faced cancer or life-threatening illness – and their siblings – may have the most to offer. SO HERE’S THE ASK: What are your 3 wishes for the children of Mars, as they form their society on the red planet?< Less
Ancient Astronauts, 2012 & The New World Order By Estanislao Carter
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Outstanding 'Big-Picture' theory involving Ancient Astronauts, Nephilim, The New World Order and 2012. First it brings to light the real source code for the world's religions and shows in detail the... More > fallacy of the Bible and the oral tradition. And then it examines ancient advanced technology and the agenda of the New World Order as it all comes to a head in 2012.< Less
Ancient Astronauts, 2012 & The New World Order By Estanislao Carter
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Outstanding 'Big-Picture' theory involving Ancient Astronauts, Nephilim, The New World Order and 2012. First it brings to light the real source code for the world's religions and shows in detail the... More > fallacy of the Bible and the oral tradition. And then it examines ancient advanced technology and the agenda of the New World Order as it all comes to a head in 2012.< Less
An Astronaut Named Bob and His Weird Brother Jake the Reporter By dakota sorter
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A science fiction/fantasy book with a touch of humor for all ages. The first in a series written by a young author.
An Astronaut Named Bob and His Weird Brother Jake the Reporter By dakota sorter
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A science fiction/fantasy book with a touch of humor for all ages. The first in a series written by a young author.
My First Book on the Moon By Virinia Downham
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Parents please be aware that this book has 21 amazing photographs of the Moon and words that are aimed at early/beginner readers. I hope you enjoy looking at 21 beautiful Moon pictures. Your child... More > will learn some fantastic facts about the Moon as they read this book with you. I hope that both you and your child will spend lots of quality time reading My First Book on the Moon together.< Less