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3 edition of What does space exploration do for us? found in the catalog.

What does space exploration do for us?

by Neil Morris

  • 81 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Raintree in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International cooperation,
  • Astronautics,
  • Exploration,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementNeil Morris
    SeriesEarth, space and beyond
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL793 .M6565 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25010842M
    ISBN 109781410941770, 9781410941831
    LC Control Number2011011314

    What Does Space Exploration Do for Us? Earth, Space, & Beyond by Neil Morris. ebook. Sign up to save your library. With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.   Neil Morris is an experienced writer on children's topics. He has been a contributor to dictionaries and encyclopedias. His recent work includes 'What Has Space Exploration Done for Us?', a guide to researching the Industrial Revolution, and a review 4/5(2).

      Space exploration challenges us to not only to be and do our best, but reach beyond the ordinary, push the boundaries of our scientific and technical limits, and then to push even further.   Another popularly cited benefit of space exploration is “job creation”, or the fact that a space agency and its network of contractors, universities and other entities help people stay employed.

    Thanks to space exploration programs we are discovering many things that help us understand the universe. For instance, learning about planets, comets, stars, etc. can help us find solutions for some of the problems our civilization will face, such as overopulation and the need to colonize other planets.   The Human History and Drama of the Space Race. The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe. Wolfe’s book is the absolute standard in American myth-making. Covering the Mercury Program and the selection of the.


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