NASA's Journey to Mars: Pioneering Next Steps in Space Exploration

NASA's Journey to Mars: Pioneering Next Steps in Space Exploration

Author: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Publisher: Government Printing Office

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Category: Science

Page: 36

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This document communicates NASA’s strategy and progress to learn about the Red Planet, to inform us more about our Earth’s past and future, and may help answer whether life exists beyond our home planet. Together with NASA’s partners in academia and commercial enterprises, NASA’s vision is to pioneer Mars and answer some of humanity’s fundamental questions: • Was Mars home to microbial life? Is it today? • Could it be a safe home for humans one day? • What can it teach us about life elsewhere in the cosmos or how life began on Earth? • What can it teach us about Earth’s past, present, and future?
Explorers and Exploration
Language: en
Pages: 84
Authors: Marshall Cavendish Corporation
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Marshall Cavendish

Alphabetically arranged, illustrated articles cover explorers and themes of exploration--institutions, science and technology, and general topics--from ancient times to the present day.
Pioneer Photographers of the Far West
Language: en
Pages: 716
Authors: Peter E. Palmquist, Thomas R. Kailbourn
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

This extraordinarily comprehensive, well-documented, biographical dictionary of some 1,500 photographers (and workers engaged in photographically related pursuits) active in western North America before 1865 is enriched by some 250 illustrations. Far from being simply a reference tool, the book provides a rich trove of fascinating narratives that cover both the
Märkische Forschungen
Language: de
Pages: 196
Authors: Günter De Bruyn
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Gunther de Bruyn's short novel Markische Forschungen - set in East Berlin and in the countryside of the Mark Brandenburg in the mid-1970s - portrays the conflict between a village schoolmaster and a pillar of the academic establishment in the German Democratic Republic. What seems at first a simple matter
Routledge Handbook of the Digital Environmental Humanities
Language: en
Pages: 657
Authors: Charles Travis, Deborah P. Dixon, Luke Bergmann, Robert Legg, Arlene Crampsie
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-09-12 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Routledge Handbook of the Digital Environmental Humanities explores the digital methods and tools scholars use to observe, interpret, and manage nature in several different academic fields. Employing historical, philosophical, linguistic, literary, and cultural lenses, this handbook explores how the digital environmental humanities (DEH), as an emerging field, recognises its
...But If a Zombie Apocalypse Did Occur
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Amy L. Thompson, Antonio S. Thompson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-01 - Publisher: McFarland

Part pop culture trope, part hypothetical cataclysm, the zombie apocalypse is rooted in modern literature, film and mythology. This collection of new essays considers the implications of this scientifically impossible (but perhaps imminent) event, examining real-world responses to pandemic contagion and civic chaos, as well as those from Hollywood and