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Dreams of other worlds : the amazing story of unmanned space exploration

Autor Chris Impey; Holly Henry
Vydavatel: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2013.
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Dreams of Other Worlds describes the unmanned space missions that have opened new windows on distant worlds. Spanning four decades of dramatic advances in astronomy and planetary science, Impey and Henry tell the story of eleven iconic exploratory missions and how they have fundamentally transformed our scientific and cultural perspectives on the universe and our place in it.
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Typ dokumentu Kniha
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Chris Impey; Holly Henry
ISBN: 9780691147536 0691147531
OCLC číslo: 840160968
Ocenění: Winner of Eugene E. Emme Award for Astronautical Literature, American Astronautical Society 2013
Popis: 450 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Obsahy: Introduction --
Viking : discovering the Red Planet --
MER : the little rovers that could --
Voyager : grand tour of the solar system --
Cassini : bright rings and icy worlds --
Stardust : catching a comet by the tail --
SOHO : living with a restless star --
Hipparcos : mapping the Milky Way --
Spitzer : unveiling the cool cosmos --
Chandra : exploring the violent cosmos --
HST : the universe in sharp focus --
WMAP : mapping the infant universe --
Conclusion : new horizons, new worlds.
Jiné tituly: Unmanned space exploration
Odpovědnost: Chris Impey and Holly Henry.

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