Space Encyclopedia 2nd Edition

Space Encyclopedia  2nd Edition

Authored by David A. Aguilar, an internationally recognized astronomer and former Director of Science Information and Public Outreach at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, it is authoritative, beautifully illustrated, and a ...

Author: David A. Aguilar

Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books

ISBN: 1426338562

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 208

View: 755

Blast off into space with the experts at National Geographic to discover everything we know about the universe, including exciting, recent discoveries and amazing brand-new NASA space photography. The updated and expanded edition of the hit Space Encyclopedia presents the most up-to-date findings on space exploration and research and breathtaking views of the universe, as captured by the latest and greatest technology, including the recent first ever image of a black hole. This complete reference contains everything kids need to know about our sun and planets including the new dwarf planets, the formation of the universe, space travel, the possibility of life beyond Earth, and more. Authored by David A. Aguilar, an internationally recognized astronomer and former Director of Science Information and Public Outreach at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, it is an authoritative and beautifully illustrated must-have for every family, providing both accessible information for school reports and compelling reading on the mysteries beyond our planet.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Horse Lover s Encyclopedia 2nd Edition

The Horse Lover s Encyclopedia  2nd Edition

Your personal space, when handling a horse, should be determined by the
amount of space that makes you and your horse comfortable. On average, that
space is about 18 to 24 inches (46–61 cm) around your body. If the horse pushes
into ...

Author: Jessie Haas

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 9781612126784

Category: Nature

Page: 432

View: 707

Here is a completely revised, full-color second edition of the established go-to source for equestrian information. This comprehensive A-to-Z guide covers “everything horse” and bridges gaps in the equestrian universe between English and Western styles. More than 1,700 entries explain wide-ranging topics such as breeds, tack, facilities, equine care and management, health and safety issues, riding styles and disciplines, shows, and much more. Whether you’re a rodeo hand, thoroughbred racer, seasoned professional, or armchair admirer, you’ll get everything you need from noted equestrian author Jessie Haas’ clear and thorough descriptions. American Horse Publications Association's Equine Media Awards Winner
Categories: Nature

Space Exploration and Humanity A Historical Encyclopedia 2 volumes

Space Exploration and Humanity  A Historical Encyclopedia  2 volumes

David has been published in many journals including Nature and the Quarterly
Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society, and is a contributor to Elsevier's
Encyclopedia of the Solar System, 2nd Edition. He is included in the marquis'
Who's ...

Author: American Astronautical Society

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781851095193

Category: Science

Page: 1318

View: 443

A complete history of human endeavors in space, this book also moves beyond the traditional topics of human spaceflight, space technology, and space science to include political, social, cultural, and economic issues, and also commercial, civilian, and military applications. • 580 articles describing various aspects of manned and unmanned space exploration, including a full range of social, technological, and political issues, such as government policy, nationalism, and the technology/military-driven economy • Six overview essays, introducing each of the encyclopedia's major sections and putting that aspect of space exploration into historical context • 136 contributors, many who are leading space historians and experts affiliated with the American Astronautical Society, make firsthand knowledge and fresh insights accessible to all audiences • Numerous photos, including stunning shots from space, star charts, technical drawings, and more • Short bibliographies conclude each entry, pointing readers to the best sources to find out more about the topic • A Glossary defining the various technical terms encountered in the encyclopedia
Categories: Science

Encyclopedia of Sacred Places 2nd Edition 2 volumes

Encyclopedia of Sacred Places  2nd Edition  2 volumes

2nd ed. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-1-59884-
654-6 (hard copy : alk. paper) — ISBN 978-1-59884-655-3 (ebook) 1. Sacred
spaceEncyclopedias. I. Title. BL580.B76 2011 203'.503—dc22 2011003155 ...

Author: Norbert C. Brockman

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781598846553

Category: Social Science

Page: 681

View: 166

Now thoroughly revised and updated, this encyclopedia documents the diversity of shrines, temples, holy places, and pilgrimage sites sacred to the world's major religious traditions, and illustrates their elemental place in human culture. • Over 300 A–Z entries covering sites and pilgrimages sacred to the world's major religious traditions • Illustrative photographs and maps • A glossary of relevant terms • Appendices listing sites by country, faith tradition, and placement in the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites
Categories: Social Science

Foods Nutrition Encyclopedia 2nd Edition

Foods   Nutrition Encyclopedia  2nd Edition

Less storage space is involved, and storage space is less expensive. 2.
Transportation cost is less. 3. Dried eggs have a long shelf life. 4. One can
choose specific parts of the egg for a particular need. Egg drying began in the
United States in ...

Author: Marion Eugene Ensminger

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780849389818

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1216

View: 405

Foods and Nutrition Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition is the updated, expanded version of what has been described as a "monumental, classic work." This new edition contains more than 2,400 pages; 1,692 illustrations, 96 of which are full-color photographs; 2,800 entries (topics); and 462 tables, including a table of 2,500 food compositions. A comprehensive index enables you to find information quickly and easily.
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Space Encyclopedia 2nd Edition

Space Encyclopedia  2nd Edition

The updated and expanded edition of the hit Space Encyclopedia presents the most up-to-date findings on space exploration and research and breathtaking views of the universe as captured by the latest and greatest technology, including the ...

Author: David A. Aguilar

Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books

ISBN: 1426338570

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 208

View: 526

Blast off into space with the experts at National Geographic to discover everything we know about the universe, including exciting, recent discoveries and amazing brand-new NASA space photography. The updated and expanded edition of the hit Space Encyclopedia presents the most up-to-date findings on space exploration and research and breathtaking views of the universe, as captured by the latest and greatest technology, including the recent first ever image of a black hole. This complete reference contains everything kids need to know about our sun and planets including the new dwarf planets, the formation of the universe, space travel, the possibility of life beyond Earth, and more. Authored by David A. Aguilar, an internationally recognized astronomer and former Director of Science Information and Public Outreach at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, it is an authoritative and beautifully illustrated must-have for every family, providing both accessible information for school reports and compelling reading on the mysteries beyond our planet.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Real Aliens Space Beings and Creatures from Other Worlds

Real Aliens  Space Beings  and Creatures from Other Worlds

... the Living Dead, and Creatures of the Apocalypse ISBN: 978-1-57859-296-8
The Werewolf Book: The Encyclopedia of Shape-Shifting Beings ISBN: 978-1-
57859-078-0 ALSO FROM VISIBLE INK PRESS Angels A to Z, 2nd edition by
Evelyn ...

Author: Brad Steiger

Publisher: Visible Ink Press

ISBN: 9781578593668

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 384

View: 864

Shocking true stories of those who walk among us . . . Just who has visited us in the past? Who might be coming next? And who walks among us today? Real Aliens, Space Beings, and Creatures from Other Worlds investigates the theories, the mysteries, and the facts surrounding alien involvement in the lives of Earthlings. Packed with thought-provoking stories and shocking revelations of more than 300 otherworldly incidents, including aliens living among us, spacecraft landings, interstellar cooperation, alien encounters, government conspiracies, hybrid children, mutilations, missing time experiences, secret alien facilities, and the influence of extraterrestrials on human events throughout history. Each astonishing report is detailed with thorough research of the historical record, news articles, and disquieting testimonials.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

NASA SP

NASA SP

13. GEFTER , Yu . Urine . In , Bol'shaya Meditsinskaya Entsiklopediya ( Transl :
Comprehensive Medical Encyclopedia ) , 2nd ed . , Vol . 19 , pp . 114-132 .
Moscow , 1961 . 14. GYURDZHIAN , A. A. Certain life support problems during
space ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: OSU:32435061901609

Category: Aeronautics

Page:

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Categories: Aeronautics

Secrets of the Sky

Secrets of the Sky

8 ) Longman , Harlow 1982 RIDPATH , Ian Hamlyn Encyclopedia of Space ( 2nd
edition ) Hamlyn , London 1985 ASIMOV , Isaac Comets ( How We Found Out
About Series No . 15 ) Longman , Harlow 1983 RIDPATH , Ian Life off Earth ...

Author: Ian Ridpath

Publisher:

ISBN: 0600309460

Category: Solar system

Page: 64

View: 296

Categories: Solar system

Foundations of space biology and medicine v 2 pt 2 1975

Foundations of space biology and medicine v  2 pt  2  1975

In , space missions . Hum . Factors 10 ( 5 ) : 483 - 488 , 1968 . Bolshaya
Meditsinskaya Entsiklopediya ( Transl : 15 . FREYGENBERG , I . M .
Vzaimodeystviye Analizatorov i yego Great Medical Encyclopedia ) , 2nd ed . ,
Vol . 35 , pp .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:24500229243

Category:

Page:

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Space Encyclopedia

Space Encyclopedia

A tour of outer space explores the solar system as well as stars, galaxies, and the birth of planets, and speculates on whether other intelligent beings exist in the universe.

Author: Christine Pulliam

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426309489

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 191

View: 313

A tour of outer space explores the solar system as well as stars, galaxies, and the birth of planets, and speculates on whether other intelligent beings exist in the universe.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The New Encyclopaedia Britannica

The New Encyclopaedia Britannica

Encyclopedia of Time (1994); and Samuel l. macey, Time: A Bibliographic Guide
(1991), are extensive reference works. ... Two reference works in the study of time
are G.J. whitrow, The Natural Philosophy of Time, 2nd ed. ... Time in physics is
discussed in hans reichenbach, The Philosophy of Space & Time (1957;
originally published in German, 1 928), highlighting the philosophical challenge
about ...

Author: Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105021693366

Category: Reference

Page:

View: 243

Categories: Reference

Writer s Handbook

Writer s Handbook

Willi Apel , ed . 2nd ed . ( 1969 ) The International Cyclopedia of Music and
Musicians , 9th ed . ( 1964 ) Scholes , Percy ... ( 1960 ) McGraw - Hill
Encyclopedia of Science and Technology . 3rd ed . ( 1971 ) , 15 vols . New Space
Encyclopedia .

Author: James Flynn

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: UCSC:32106006731282

Category: English language

Page: 448

View: 809

Categories: English language

National Geographic Kids Animal Encyclopedia 2nd Edition

National Geographic Kids Animal Encyclopedia 2nd Edition

Discover the thousands of animals that call Earth home in this new edition of National Geographic's best-selling Animal Encyclopedia.

Author: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC.

Publisher: National Geographic Kids

ISBN: 1426372310

Category:

Page: 304

View: 440

Discover the thousands of animals that call Earth home in this new edition of National Geographic's best-selling Animal Encyclopedia. Updated and reviewed by experts in the field for the most accurate, up-to-date information, this comprehensive reference book features 2,500 species, 1,000 stunning photos, and more than a dozen engaging maps. Jam-packed with fun facts--such as the world's tallest animal, the longest living animal on Earth, and even the smelliest--it also contains new, exclusive From the Field reports highlighting National Geographic explorers working around the world to study and protect every kind of animal, from giraffes to penguins and sharks to snails. Kids will love diving into topics like animal homes and habitats, migration, life cycles and babies, conservation and more This must-have encyclopedia for all animal lovers also includes an extensive listing of animal species with basic facts and figures, and a comprehensive glossary and index. Perfect for reading for fun or researching for school, or for use in the classroom, this second edition provides an excellent overview of the diversity of animals that live on this planet and why each one is so unique in its own way. Complete your National Geographic Kids encyclopedia collection with these popular titles: National Geographic Kids Space Encyclopedia National Geographic Kids Science Encyclopedia National Geographic Kids Encyclopedia of American Indian History and Culture
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NASA EP

NASA EP

Author: United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015042069628

Category: Aeronautics

Page:

View: 115

Categories: Aeronautics

The New Encyclopaedia Britannica Macropaedia

The New Encyclopaedia Britannica  Macropaedia

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015020851435

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page:

View: 610

This encyclopedia includes a two-volume index, a 12-volume Micropaedia (Ready reference), a 17-volume Macropaedia (Knowledge in depth), and the Propaedia.
Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Encyclopedia of Philosophy

2 – 6 of his Science of Mechanics , translated by J . T . McCormack , 6th ed . ( La
Salle , IL : Open Court , 1960 ) . O n a fairly elementary level , and although
somewhat out of date in places , Émile Borel , Space and Time ( New York :
Dover ...

Author: Donald M. Borchert

Publisher: Thomson Gale/MacMillan Reference USA

ISBN: 0028657896

Category: Electronic books

Page: 889

View: 946

This volume, covering entries from "Shaftesbury, Third Earl of" to "Zubiri, Xavier," presents articles on Eastern and Western philosophies, medical and scientific ethics, the Holocaust, terrorism, censorship, biographical entries, and much more.
Categories: Electronic books

A Guide to Information Sources in Space Science and Technology

A Guide to Information Sources in Space Science and Technology

and components , materials production engineering , testing and data processing
, human factors , and ground support The Space Encyclopedia : A Guide to
Astronomy and Space Research New York , Dutton , 1960 , 288 pp . , 2nd ed .
Space ...

Author: Bernard Mitchell Fry

Publisher: New York : Interscience Publishers

ISBN: WISC:89046372991

Category: Aeronautica - Bibliografia

Page: 579

View: 253

Categories: Aeronautica - Bibliografia