Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

PrairieCat
     
Available items only
BOOK
Author Impey, Chris.

Title Dreams of other worlds : the amazing story of unmanned space exploration / Chris Impey and Holly Henry.

Publication Info. Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 2013.

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  629.43 IMP    AVAILABLE
 Johnsburg PL Stacks - JOLY-11  629.4309 IMP    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  629.43 IMP    AVAILABLE
Description 450 pages : illustrated, some color ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Viking: discovering the Red Planet -- 3. MER: the little rovers that could -- 4. Voyager: grand tour of the Solar System -- 5. Cassini: bright rings and icy worlds -- 6. Stardust: catching a comet by the tail -- 7. SOHO: living with a restless star -- 8. Hipparcos: mapping the Milky Way -- 9. Spitzer: unveiling the cool cosmos -- 10. Chandra: exploring the violent cosmos -- 11. HST: the Universe in sharp focus -- 12. WMAP: mapping the infant Universe -- 13. Conclusion: new horizons, new worlds.
Subject Space probes.
Outer space -- Exploration.
Added Author Henry, Holly.
ISBN 0691147531
9780691147536

 
    
Available items only