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Author: Scott Kelly | Narrator: Scott Kelly
Release Date: October 17, 2017
A stunning, personal memoir from the astronaut and modern-day hero who spent a record-breaking year aboard the International Space Station—a candid account of his remarkable voyage, of the journeys that preceded it, and of his colorful and inspirational formative years.
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Author: Olivia Koski and Jana Grcevich | Narrator: Kathleen McInerney, Olivia Koski and Jana Grcevich
Release Date: June 06, 2017
Packed with real science and fueled by imagination, a beautifully illustrated guide to traveling in our solar system

Imagine taking a hike along the windswept red plains of Mars to dig for signs of life, or touring one of Jupiter's sixty-four moons where you can photograph its swirling storms.
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Author: Dava Sobel | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: December 06, 2016
New from #1 New York Times bestselling author Dava Sobel, the "inspiring" (People), little-known true story of women's landmark contributions to astronomy

"A joy to read.” —The Wall Street Journal

Named one of the best books of the year by NPR, The Economist, Smithsonian, Nature, and NPR's Science Friday

Nominated for the PEN/E.
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Author: Charles Wohlforth and Amanda R. Hendrix, Ph.D. | Narrator: Will Damron
Release Date: November 15, 2016
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.
$22.50
ISBN: 9781524703608
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Author: Jim Bell | Narrator: Jim Bell
Release Date: February 24, 2015
The story of the men and women who drove the Voyager spacecraft mission— told by a scientist who was there from the beginning.

The Voyager spacecraft are our farthest-flung emissaries—11.3 billion miles away from the crew who built and still operate them, decades since their launch.
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Author: Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ | Narrator: Rob Shapiro and Joe Ochman
Release Date: October 07, 2014

Witty and thought provoking, two Vatican astronomers shed provocative light on some of the strange places where religion and science meet.

“Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized.

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Author: Andrea Wulf | Narrator: Robin Sachs
Release Date: May 01, 2012

The author of the highly acclaimed Founding Gardeners now gives us an enlightening chronicle of the first truly international scientific endeavor—the eighteenth-century quest to observe the transit of Venus and measure the solar system.

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Author: Mike Brown | Narrator: Ryan Gesell
Release Date: December 07, 2010
The solar system most of us grew up with included nine planets, with Mercury closest to the sun and Pluto at the outer edge. Then, in 2005, astronomer Mike Brown made the discovery of a lifetime. a tenth planet, Eris, slightly bigger than Pluto. But instead of its resulting in one more planet being added to our solar system, Brown’s find ignited a firestorm of controversy that riled the usually sedate world of astronomy and launched him into the public eye.
$17.50
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Author: Dava Sobel | Narrator: Lorna Raver
Release Date: October 04, 2005
THE PLANETS is Dava Sobel's sweeping look at our heavenly galaxy. In the spirit of Longitude and Galileo's Daughter, Sobel once again brings science and history deftly to life as she explores the origins of the planets and reveals the exotic environments that exist in each of these fascinating alien worlds.
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