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Pioneering space

living on the next frontier

by James E. Oberg

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space stations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames E. Oberg and Alcestis R. Oberg ; foreword by Isaac Asimov.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 298 p., [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23258036M
    ISBN 100070480346
    OCLC/WorldCa12262107

    Ambassadors from Earth reminds us that our first mad scrambles to reach orbit, the moon, and the planets were littered with enough histrionics and cliff-hanging turmoil to rival the most far-out sci-fi film. But it all really happened! Drawing on original interviews with key players and bolstered by previously unpublished photographs, journal excerpts, and primary source documents, Jay.   Pioneering mathematician Katherine Johnson, whose calculations made possible Apollo 11's historic mission to the moon possible, died last week. We'll look back at her life and contributions.

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Years before millions of Americans tuned in to watch her historic space flight aboard the Challenger inSally Ride stayed up late to watch Neil Armstrong become the first person to walk on the next morning, she woke up to win her first round singles match at a /5(24).

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James Oberg, 70, is one of the world's leading popularizers and interpreters of space exploration. As the NBC News 'Space Consultant' he often appears in broadcast and website assessments of space events, explaining them and placing them in broader context, and usual breaking 'inside stories' far ahead of other news media sites.

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