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Author: Robert Kurson | Narrator: Ray Porter
Release Date: April 03, 2018
As we approach the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 8 mission, the New York Times bestselling author of Shadow Divers and Pirate Hunters writes the riveting story of NASA's boldest and riskiest decision.
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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: Jim Al-Khalili | Narrator: Various, Bruce Mann and Nicholas Guy Smith
Release Date: May 09, 2017
In these lively and fascinating essays, scientists from around the world weigh in on the latest advances in the search for intelligent life in the universe and discuss just what that might look like. Since 2000, science has seen a surge in data and interest on several fronts related to E.
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Author: Ben Miller | Narrator: Ben Miller
Release Date: March 21, 2017
Actor and bestselling science writer Ben Miller takes readers to the cutting edge of one of the greatest questions of all. Is there life beyond Earth.
 
For millennia, we have looked up at the stars and wondered whether we are alone in the universe, but in the last few years—as our probes begin to escape the solar system, and our telescopes reveal thousands of Earthlike planets—scientists have taken huge leaps toward an answer.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780525500926
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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: Richard Branson, Stephen Hawking and Julian Guthrie | Narrator: Rob Shapiro
Release Date: September 20, 2016
A New York Times bestseller. 

The historic race that reawakened the promise of manned spaceflight

A Finalist for the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award
 
Alone in a Spartan black cockpit, test pilot Mike Melvill rocketed toward space.
$22.50
ISBN: 9780735288225
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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: Roger Penrose | Narrator: Bruce Mann
Release Date: May 03, 2011
From the best-selling author of The Emperor’s New Mind and The Road to Reality, a groundbreaking book that provides new views on three of cosmology’s most profound questions. What, if anything, came before the Big Bang. What is the source of order in our universe.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780307933188
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Author: Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow | Narrator: Steve West
Release Date: September 07, 2010
THE FIRST MAJOR WORK IN NEARLY A DECADE BY ONE OF THE WORLD’S GREAT THINKERS—A MARVELOUSLY CONCISE BOOK WITH NEW ANSWERS TO THE ULTIMATE QUESTIONS OF LIFE
 
When and how did the universe begin. Why are we here. Why is there something rather than nothing.
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Author: Ken Abraham and Buzz Aldrin | Narrator: Patrick Egan
Release Date: June 23, 2009
Forty years ago, Buzz Aldrin became the second human, minutes after Neil Armstrong, to set foot on a celestial body other than the Earth. The event remains one of mankind’s greatest achievements and was witnessed by the largest worldwide television audience in history.
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Author: Brian Greene | Narrator: Erik Davies
Release Date: December 23, 2008
"[Greene] develops one fresh new insight after another...In the great tradition of physicists writing for the masses, The Elegant Universe sets a standard that will be hard to beat." --George Johnson, The New York Times Book Review

In a rare blend of scientific insight and writing as elegant as the theories it explains, Brian Greene, one of the world's leading string theorists, peels away the layers of mystery surrounding string theory to reveal a universe that consists of 11 dimensions where the fabric of space tears and repairs itself, and all matter-from the smallest quarks to the most gargantuan supernovas-is generated by the vibrations of microscopically tiny loops of energy.
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