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The Resource Mars : our future on the Red Planet, Leonard David ; foreword by Ron Howard

Mars : our future on the Red Planet, Leonard David ; foreword by Ron Howard

Label
Mars : our future on the Red Planet
Title
Mars
Title remainder
our future on the Red Planet
Statement of responsibility
Leonard David ; foreword by Ron Howard
Title variation
Our future on the Red Planet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
POPULAR ASTRONOMY & SPACE. The next frontier in space exploration is Mars, the red planet- and human habitation of Mars isn't much farther off. In October 2015, NASA declared Mars "an achievable goal". Now the National Geographic Channel goes fast- forward as humans land on and learn to live on Mars/ Following on the visionary Kaufman's Mar's Up Close, this companion to the Nat Geo series shows the science behind the mission and challenges awaiting those brave individuals. Contributions from key scientists, engineers, advocates and astronauts punctuates a compelling narrative on the most amazing next step in human history, likely to occur in our lifetimes
Summary
A companion book to the upcoming 6-part television series airing on the National Geographic Channel dramatizes and documents the science and challenges that await a mission to have humans land on and colonize Mars
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10540369
Cataloging source
DLC
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David, Leonard
Dewey number
523.43
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Howard, Ron
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True
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  • Exploration of Mars (Planet)
  • Space flight to Mars
  • Space colonies
  • Mars (Planet)
  • Mars (Planet)
Target audience
adult
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our future on the Red Planet
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Label
Mars : our future on the Red Planet, Leonard David ; foreword by Ron Howard
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "... book, the companion to the National Geographic Channel's innovative six-part miniseries"--Book jacket flap
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • cartographic image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • cri
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Ron Howard -- One giant leap -- Mind on Mars -- Home base -- Signs of life -- Global vision -- Marsland
Control code
000057500358
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9781426217586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)950004085
Label
Mars : our future on the Red Planet, Leonard David ; foreword by Ron Howard
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "... book, the companion to the National Geographic Channel's innovative six-part miniseries"--Book jacket flap
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • cartographic image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • cri
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Ron Howard -- One giant leap -- Mind on Mars -- Home base -- Signs of life -- Global vision -- Marsland
Control code
000057500358
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9781426217586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)950004085

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