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Planetary exploration

William R. Corliss

Planetary exploration

by William R. Corliss

  • 400 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Space flight to Mars.,
    • Space probes.,
    • Planets -- Exploration.,
    • Astronautics -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William R. Corliss.
      SeriesSpace in the seventies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL799.M3 C67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p.
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5739701M
      LC Control Number70614971

      Review of the hardback:' the book is a must for professionals, graduate and undergraduate students involved in planetary exploration, space mission design and engineering as it is (currently) a unique collection of information in the filed.'Author: Andrew Ball, James Garry, Ralph Lorenz, Viktor Kerzhanovich.   CHAPTER 1: DISCOVERING DISTANT WORLDS 3 CHAPTER 2: MERCURY: THE IRON PLANET 21 CHAPTER 3: VENUS: THE RUNAWAY GREENHOUSE 45 CHAPTER 4: THE MOON: QUEEN OF THE NIGHT 69 5: MARS: THE RED PLANET CHAPTER CHAPTER 6: ASTEROIDS: VERMIN OF THE SKIES CHAPTER 7: JUPITER: KING OF THE PLANETS .

      Valerie Neal, National Air and Space Museum Space History Department Chair, talks about planetary exploration over time. Report Video Issue Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.   Machine Learning for Planetary Science presents planetary scientists with a way to introduce machine learning into the research workflow as increasingly large nonlinear datasets are acquired from planetary exploration missions. The book explores research that leverages machine learning methods to enhance our scientific understanding of planetary data and serves as a guide for Book Edition: 1.

      Miller, Ron, and William Hartmann. The Grand Tour: A Traveler’s Guide to the Solar System. 3rd ed. Workman, This volume for beginners is a colorfully illustrated voyage among the planets. Ballantine, []. This tome presents a classic overview of astronomy by an astronomer who had a true gift for explaining things clearly. Book Description. The early 21 st century marks a new era in space exploration. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of the United States, The European Space Agency (ESA), as well as space agencies of Japan, China, India, and other countries have sent their probes to the Moon, Mars, and other planets in the solar system.


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