Logo

Moon Trip: A Personal Account of the Apollo Program and its Science

Large book cover: Moon Trip: A Personal Account of the Apollo Program and its Science

Moon Trip: A Personal Account of the Apollo Program and its Science
by

Publisher: Lunar and Planetary Institute
ISBN/ASIN: B0006ES3P4
Number of pages: 162

Description:
The excitement of the Apollo program was that it accomplished a bold leap from the surface of the Earth to the Moon. The deed challenged our technology and engineering skill. Deliberate preparations are being made now for another and even more daring leap.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(18MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: The Geology of the Terrestrial PlanetsThe Geology of the Terrestrial Planets
by - NASA
The knowledge gained through space exploration is leading to the new science of comparative planetology. This book outlines the geologic history of the terrestrial planets in light of recent exploration and the revolution in geologic thinking.
(7281 views)
Book cover: Voyager Encounters JupiterVoyager Encounters Jupiter
- National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Passing by Jupiter in 1979, the Voyager spacecraft have collected an enormous amount of data that may prove to be a keystone in understanding our solar system. This publication provides an early look at the Jovian planetary system ...
(2284 views)
Book cover: Consolidated Lunar AtlasConsolidated Lunar Atlas
by - Lunar and Planetary Institute
In the dawn of the Space Age, NASA undertook to find and assemble the very best images of the Moon it could find. In a project led by Gerard Kuiper, the best telescopic plates from observatories around the world were assembled into one compilation.
(6776 views)
Book cover: Basaltic Volcanism on the Terrestrial PlanetsBasaltic Volcanism on the Terrestrial Planets
- Pergamon Press
The theme of this book is the study of basaltic volcanism on the terrestrial planets as a stage in planetary evolution: to use the eruption of lava from the interior of a planet as evidence of the thermal and chemical processes of the planet.
(6353 views)