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Beyond the sky : you and the universe

Author: Dara O Briain; Dan Bramall
Publisher: London : Scholastic, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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So you want to go into space? Why! (No, really - it's sort of a terrible idea. We humans are perfectly designed for life on Earth. We can walk around, breathe, drink water, eat vegetables, read books, not get poisoned or crushed to death when we go outside - it's lovely right where we are.) Not convinced? Good! People have been dreaming about space travel for centuries - there's something amazing about the idea of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dara O Briain; Dan Bramall
ISBN: 9781407178998 1407178997
OCLC Number: 1006503471
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Contents: So you want to go into space? --
How far we've been --
How far we've sent stuff --
How far we've seen --
Things we can only guess about --
The end (and the beginning) --
About the author --
Scientific notes --
Index.
Responsibility: Dara O. Briain ; illustrated by Dan Bramall.

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UK and Ireland's best-loved comedian Dara O Briain takes you on a journey from the safety of your comfiest chair to the furthest reaches of space (and beyond!)  Read more...

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