Mars Science Fiction to Colonization - Lightning Guides

Paperback (21 Mar 2016) | English

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Lightning Guides' Mars: Science Fiction to Colonization, explores how science fiction has emerged into scientific fact as the prospect of colonizing Mars grows ever more tangible. From modern technology borne straight from the pages of classic novels to the Space Race, the first orbiter missions to the hypothesized underground hot houses that might provide fresh vegetables to the first colonizers, Mars illuminates the possibility of establishing an extraterrestrial human settlement. Mars covers rovers, orbiters, Mars, NASA and other space agencies, Curiosity, fossils, HG Wells, Ray Bradbury, Sputnik, Space Race, ExoMars, and Mars One, engineering, psychology, and culture.

Book information

ISBN: 9781942411413
Publisher: Callisto Media
Imprint: Callisto Media
Pub date:
DEWEY: 523.43
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 122
Weight: 154g
Height: 130mm
Width: 177mm
Spine width: 13mm