The Space Book

The Space Book

From the Beginning to the End of Time, 250 Milestones in the History of Space & Astronomy

Book - 2018 | Revised & updated.
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A revised and updated edition of the successful book, now featuring the most recent discoveries, technologies, and images.

Since the original edition of The Space Book was published in 2013, much has happened in the world of space exploration. This revised and updated edition, with a new introduction from author Jim Bell, brings the popular Milestones book up to date. It includes the most exciting and newsworthy breakthroughs, from the groundbreaking discovery of the Trappist-1 system to the technologies of the future. Take a full-color, chronological tour of the cosmos through completely new entries and spectacular images that cover developments in radio astronomy, NASA's mission to Jupiter, the new Earth-like exoplanets, the world's first interstellar solar sail mission, and more. Many existing entries have been updated with the results of completed and current missions, as well as illuminating recent photography.
Publisher: New York : Sterling, [2018]
Edition: Revised & updated.
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9781454929390
Branch Call Number: 520.9 BEL
Characteristics: 527 pages :,illustrations (chiefly colour).


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Jul 18, 2015

This is a really informative and thorough book about really everything you could know about Space, I recommend to those who are interested in astronomy but don't know much yet.

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