Dreams of Other Worlds
The Amazing Story of Unmanned Space Exploration
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Princeton University Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $35.00|
| Book Description: |
Dreams of Other Worlds describes the unmanned space missions that have opened new windows on distant worlds. Spanning four decades of dramatic advances in astronomy and planetary science, this book tells the story of eleven iconic exploratory missions and how they have fundamentally transformed our scientific and cultural perspectives on the universe and our place in it.
The journey begins with the Viking and Mars Exploration Rover missions to Mars, which paint a...