Astrophysics & Space Science
epub, mobi |eng | 2020-08-15 | Author:Emily Levesque

The Very Large Array in New Mexico (in its photogenic “D” configuration). Credit: Alex Savello, NRAO/AUI/NSF. First, though, I had a few of my own. As part of my summer ...
( Category: Astrophysics & Space Science August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-08-03 | Author:Katie Mack

STAR LIGHT THERMONUCLEAR BRIGHT But this book is about destruction, and I would be remiss if I glossed over Type Ia supernovae as just “a kind of exploding star.” A ...
( Category: Astronomy August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Passingham, Ian;

BREAK A LEG, BUZZ! Buzz Aldrin’s wife has revealed she gave him a superstitious theatrical send-off. Amateur actress Joan Aldrin, addressing the media outside her home after watching on TV, ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-08-04 | Author:Fred Nadis

* * * While science writer James Gleick has dubbed space tourism “cheap thrills for plutocrats”—and how else can you describe a corporate retreat in Earth orbit?—proponents point out that ...
( Category: Astrophysics & Space Science August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Howard E. McCurdy

Advancing the firm was more challenging. Development of his New Shepard launch vehicle was underway by 2005. Twelve years later (in 2016), the company concluded its signature achievement, repeatedly landing ...
( Category: Astrophysics & Space Science July 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-07 | Author:Timothy Good [Good, Timothy]

Chapter Fifteen Technology Transfer On returning from the United States to his native Germany in 1959, following three years of studying information on alien spacecraft supplied by his own and ...
( Category: UFOs July 27,2020 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2020-06-18 | Author:Clifford M. Will & Nicolás Yunes [Will, Clifford M. & Yunes, Nicolás]

Because the Schwarzschild radius is the boundary between what can and cannot communicate with the outside world, it came to be called the “event horizon.” Just as you cannot receive ...
( Category: Climatology July 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-13 | Author:Kate Greene [Greene, Kate]

* * * I came across Collins’s book the summer between my junior and senior years of college. Though I was a chemistry major, attending a small liberal arts college ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight July 22,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kate Greene

* * * I came across Collins’s book the summer between my junior and senior years of college. Though I was a chemistry major, attending a small liberal arts college ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight July 20,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Allan J. McDonald

24 “Trouble with Your Logic” In the first week of May, the Presidential Commission wound down its investigation. The panel decided to have one more closed hearing before starting to ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight July 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-14 | Author:Paul Dye [DYE, PAUL]

Fly the Plan Planning a mission took a large number of organizations. It really took parts of the entire agency. Training for the mission, however, was mostly the province of ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight July 20,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2020-04-19 | Author:Michael Salla

The space budget was actually cut to 0.035 percent of GNP, and Deng promoted a new generation of scientists and engineers into positions of influence over Tsien and the old ...
( Category: Astrophysics & Space Science July 20,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2020-06-01 | Author:Paul Sutter [Sutter, Paul]

* * * There are other ways to make a scene. Sometimes, a do-nothing middle-of-the-road star gets a chance to see its name in lights. The story of death and ...
( Category: Astronomy July 19,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gilles Clément

Charles JB, Bungo MW, Fortner GW (1994) Cardiopulmonary function. In: Space Physiology and Medicine. Nicogossian AE, Huntoon CL, Pool SL (eds) Philadelphia, PA: Lea & Febiger, Chapter 14 Churchill SE ...
( Category: Astronautics & Space Flight July 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-03 | Author:Elizabeth Howell

* * * One of the dominant processes during the early evolution on Mars was volcanism. With the Red Planet volcanically active in the ancient past, its surface would have ...
( Category: Astrophysics & Space Science July 9,2020 )