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Author Morey, Allan, author.

Title The 12 biggest breakthroughs in space technology / by Allan Morey.

Publication Info. Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, [2019]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bourbonnais PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - BDBB-2  J 629.4 MOR    AVAILABLE
 Sandwich PLD Juvenile Non-Fiction - SABB-4  J 629.4 MOR    AVAILABLE
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Technology breakthroughs II
Technology breakthroughs II.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Contents Bringing the night sky closer with telescopes -- Making rockets fly farther and higher -- Orbiting earth with satellites -- Sending people into space -- Putting people on the moon -- Exploring the solar system with space probes -- Building reusable spacecraft -- Putting telescopes in space -- Exploring planets with rovers -- Living and working in space -- Building reusable rockets 00 Planning for deep space travel.
Summary "This great STEM book has statistics, timelines and innovation timelines that profile the Space industry and 12 technological breakthroughs that have changed history and our society. Readers get tech information along with mini biographies and social history featuring: contributing factors, key players, and effects on our world. Organized chronologically on a timeline with backmatter and an almanac of additional fun facts that fill in the gaps between major technological breakthroughs." -- Amazon.
Audience 770L Lexile
Subject Astronautics -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Aerospace engineering -- Juvenile literature.
Space vehicles -- Juvenile literature.
Space flight -- Juvenile literature.
Aerospace engineering. (OCoLC)fst00798623
Astronautics. (OCoLC)fst00819505
Space flight. (OCoLC)fst01127676
Space vehicles. (OCoLC)fst01127951
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Title Twelve biggest breakthroughs in space technology
Space technology
ISBN 9781632355867

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