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Space, frontier of the future

by Robert Gardner

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Outer space
    • Subjects:
    • Astronautics -- Juvenile literature,
    • Astronautics,
    • Outer space -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature,
    • Outer space -- Exploration

    • About the Edition

      Discusses exploration and research in outer space, the space shuttle and space stations, and man"s future in space.

      Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Gardner ; with photos. and with line drawings by Jeffrey Brown.
      ContributionsBrown, Jeffrey, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL793 .G33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 162 p. :
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4733484M
      ISBN 100385145004, 0385145012
      LC Control Number78022319

        Princeton physicist Gerard O’Neill repeatedly tried to get NASA and the broader public interested in long-term, off-planet human space settlement. The first book in which he outlined this vision was The High Frontier, published in Author: Lisa Messeri. The series was collected in three books: Across the Space Frontier (), Conquest of the Moon () and The Exploration of Mars (), all .

      Written from an American point of view, but ultimately the view of humanity's future, this factual book reassesses the benefits and difficulties of space exploration. Robots are cheaper and easier to send as explorers than to send all the support systems required by fragile Carl Sagan said that mankind would have to explore space to survive.4/5.   The Space Station from “Across the Space Frontier” became sort of a default item in science fiction design during the s and 60s (even after that). The image in Chalk’s collage was, indeed, clipped from a comic book published in , just a year after Von Braun’s : Fosco Lucarelli.

        The book, which takes place 30 years into the future, opens on the journeys of Fred Fredericks, an American quantum engineer working for a Swiss company, and Ta Shu, a poet, feng shui expert and.   The great distances covered by visiting "aliens" may be ones of time rather than space, a recent book argues. Shares. there's always some frontier beyond," he said. Space is part of Future.


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Fifty years of space exploration are spotlighted in a special collector’s edition of National Geographic magazine. “Space: The Once and Future Frontier” ($), available only on newsstands until Jan.

26,spans a half-century of space discoveries, from the Russian Sputnik satellite launch to the New Horizons mission to Pluto currently under way.1/5(1). Discusses exploration and research in outer space, the space shuttle and space stations, and man's future in space. Eagle Sarmont is the author of "Opening the High Frontier", a book about how spaceflight can be made affordable to everyone using a combination of ideas that can be affordably built right now with existing technology.

Sarmont is a retired aerospace engineer and former ship's officer.5/5(2). "This book is wide-ranging and imaginative, spanning the lure of space from the 19th century into the far future. Starting with what has (and has not) been accomplished, the authors argue for a human destiny in space with space power stations, outposts on the Moon, terraforming on Mars, and ultimately trips to the stars."Cited by: 6.

America’s space program is at a turning point. After decades of global primacy, NASA has ended the space-shuttle program, cutting off its access to space. No astronauts will be launched in frontier of the future book American craft, from American soil, until Space s, and NASA may soon find itself eclipsed by other countries’ space programs/5(32).

The book 'New Frontiers of Space' features the more recent advances in human exploration of the universe from Earth and space. Across the Space Frontier Hardcover – January 1, by Joseph Kaplan (Author), Wernher Von Braun (Author), Heinz Haber (Author), Willy Ley (Author), Oscar Schachter (Author), Fred L.

Whipple (Author), Cornelius Ryan (Editor), Chesley Bonestell (Illustrator), Rolf Klep (Illustrator), Fred Freeman (Illustrator) & 7 more5/5(4).

Diamandis is the New York Times Bestselling author of Abundance – The Future Is Better Than You Think. Diamandis’ mission is to open the space frontier for humanity. His personal motto is: "The best way to predict the future is to create it yourself.".

Across the Space Frontier book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Space, the Final Frontier. book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. What future possibilities for space travel are the most likely /5. "Where no man has gone before" is a phrase made popular through its use in the title sequence of the original Star Trek science fiction television series, describing the mission of the starship complete introductory speech, spoken by William Shatner as Captain James T.

Kirk at the beginning of each episode, is. Space: the final ed by: James Goldstone. The National Commission on Space has been charged by the Congress and the President to look into the future to propose civilian space goals for 21 st -century America.

It is as challenging for us today to envision the advanced world of as it was to foresee today's world back in   InGerald O’Neill described in The High Frontier how the massive rotating spheres this would require are surprisingly straightforward to build. Our dreams of voyaging in space are even.

A version of the setting called "Star Law", which uses the d20 system rules was published as an alternate campaign setting in the d20 Future book. It uses the species names of Vrusk, Dralasite, Sathar, and Yazirian, but is not actually the Star Frontiers setting.

Reception. William A. Barton reviewed Star Frontiers in The Space Gamer No. Designer(s): TSR Staff, Edited by Steve Winter. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. In a few decades space settlements could vastly improve life on Earth by developing new technologies, unlocking trillions of dollars of raw materials and energy in space, and opening up a new frontier for all humankind.

In this fast-paced, award-winning book learn how your future in space is closer than you think!/5(28). Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier is the anthology by Neil deGrasse Tyson covering his various writings relating to the history and future of NASA and space travel in general.

One of the chapters is a transcript of his attendance as a guest on the Rationally Speaking podcast inwhen he explained his justification for spending large amounts of government money on space Author: Neil deGrasse Tyson. Professor Astro Cat is the smartest cat in the alley. He's got a degree in just about every discipline under the sun.

Speaking of the sun, he happens to be specialist on that too, and Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space will tell you everything that there could be to know about our star, our planet, our solar system, our galaxy, and our universe/5. To Lead the Exploration and Development of the Space Frontier, Advancing Science, Technology, and Enterprise, and Building Institutions and Systems that Make Accessible Vast New Resources and Support Human Settlements Beyond Earth Orbit.

Space Western is a subgenre of soft science fiction which uses the themes and tropes of Westerns within science-fiction stories.

Subtle influences may include exploration of new, lawless frontiers, while more overt influences may feature literal cowboys in outer space who use rayguns and ride robotic horses.

Although initially popular, a strong backlash against perceived hack. A new book celebrates the cosmic visions of Russian magazine illustrators the final frontier: Soviet space art – in pictures Magic Crystal of the Future (illustration by A.

Two months into a six month stint on the International Space Station (ISS), one of the astronauts developed a blood clot in one of the large veins in the : Nina Shapiro.The overview effect: space exploration and human evolution User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

That we have no philosophy of space exploration has been seen as a failing of U.S. space policy. White attempts to develop both a philosophy and a psychology of space to guide future explorations.

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