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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
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The next frontier in space exploration is Mars, the red planet--and human habitation of Mars isn't much farther off. Now the National Geographic Channel goes years fast-forward with "Mars," a six-part series documenting and dramatizing the next 25 years as humans land on and learn to live on Mars. This companion book to the series explores the science behind the mission and the challenges awaiting those brave individuals. Filled with vivid photographs taken on Earth, in space, and on Mars; arresting maps; and commentary from the world's top planetary scientists, this fascinating book will take you millions of miles away--and decades into the future--to our next home in the solar system
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
919.9/2304
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL799.M3
LC item number
D38 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space flight to Mars
  • Mars (Planet)
  • Space colonies
  • Exploration of Mars (Planet)
  • Space colonies
  • Space flight to Mars
  • Mars (Planet)
  • Mars (Planet)
  • SCIENCE / Space Science
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Aeronautics & Astronautics
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
our future on the Red Planet
Label
Mars : our future on the Red Planet, Leonard David ; foreword by Ron Howard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Mars is created in concert with National Geographic Channel's six-part global event series of the same name, telling the epic story of humanity's quest to colonize the Red Planet." -- back cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Ron Howard -- One giant leap -- Mind on Mars -- Home base -- Signs of life -- Global vision -- Marsland
Control code
ocn950004085
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9781426217586
Lccn
2016019897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)950004085
Label
Mars : our future on the Red Planet, Leonard David ; foreword by Ron Howard
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Mars is created in concert with National Geographic Channel's six-part global event series of the same name, telling the epic story of humanity's quest to colonize the Red Planet." -- back cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Ron Howard -- One giant leap -- Mind on Mars -- Home base -- Signs of life -- Global vision -- Marsland
Control code
ocn950004085
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9781426217586
Lccn
2016019897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)950004085

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