The Other Planet
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Robin Bass Ralph
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-27 - Publisher: Dorrance Publishing

The Other Planet By: Robin Bass Ralph Three teenage boys build a spaceship. They shoot into orbit, but meteorites make them crash on an unknown planet. They explore the planet and discover that the planet is a drop-off place for mental patients, misfits, and lifers from planetarium prisons. There are
The Search for Life on Other Planets
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Bruce Jakosky
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-10-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Does life exist on other planets? This 1998 book presents the scientific basis for thinking there may be life elsewhere in the Universe. It is the first to cover the entire breadth of recent exciting discoveries, including the discovery of planets around other stars and the possibility of fossil life
The Other Passenger
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: John Keir Cross
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-12 - Publisher: Valancourt Books

As a scriptwriter for the BBC, John Keir Cross (1914-1967) adapted classic horror tales by masters like M. R. James, Bram Stoker, and Ambrose Bierce into chilling radio programs. And with the eighteen stories in his collection The Other Passenger (1944), Keir Cross demonstrates that he deserves a place alongside
Another Planet?
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: D. Patrick Georges
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-07-14 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

You have no financial or medical concerns and you get to be Head of State one day, but you got to hand over your kids to their grandparents when they are one year old. How would you like to live in such a paradise, son? Decades after his godfather told
Taxi from Another Planet
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Charles S. Cockell
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-08-30 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Taxi drivers love to talk, and when astrobiologist Charles Cockell is their passenger, they love to talk about aliens. This humorous, insightful collection gathers essays inspired by conversations with cabbies, ranging over the possible nature of alien societies, the inevitability of life, and links between environmentalism and space exploration.