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1851688234
Packing for Mars, the curious science of life in space, Mary Roach
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Author: Roach, Mary
Publication year: 2011
Language: English
Classification: 612.014
ISBN: 9781851688234 1851688234
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Originally published: 2010
Space is a world devoid of the things we need to live and thrive. Space exploration is in some ways an exploration of what it means to be human. Space agencies have set up all manner of quizzical and startlingly bizarre space simulations, and it's possible to preview space without ever leaving Earth.
Audience: Teen readers
Additional information: 312 p.
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Richmond, Oneworld, 2011
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Really enjoyed this book. Mostly about astronaut training and the problems of space travel. Well written, humorous, with enough detail for a general science reader.
21/11/20
Richard1952
West Sussex
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