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Beyond Earth Our Path to a New Home in the Planets

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ISBN-10: 0804172420

ISBN-13: 9780804172424

Edition: N/A

Authors: Charles Wohlforth, Amanda R. Hendrix

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From a leading planetary scientist and an award-winning science writer, a propulsive account of the developments and initiatives that have transformed the dream of space colonization into something that may well be achievable.   We are at the cusp of a golden age in space science, as increasingly more entrepreneurs--Elon Musk, Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos--are seduced by the commercial potential of human access to space. But Beyond Earth does not offer another wide-eyed technology fantasy: instead, it is grounded not only in the human capacity for invention and the appeal of adventure but also in the bureaucratic, political, and scientific realities that present obstacles to space…    
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Book details

List price: $23.00
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/17/2017
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.17" wide x 7.96" long x 0.71" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English