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Author: Bill Nye, John Logsdon and John Logsdon | Narrator: Jonathan Davis and John Logsdon
Release Date: September 11, 2018
The fascinating story of how NASA sent humans to explore outer space, told through a treasure trove of historical documents--publishing in celebration of NASA's 60th anniversary and with a foreword by Bill Nye

Among all the technological accomplishments of the last century, none has captured our imagination more deeply than the movement of humans into outer space.
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Author: Neil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang
Release Date: September 11, 2018
An exploration of the age-old complicity between skywatchers and warfighters, from the best-selling author of Astrophysics for People in a Hurry.

In this fascinating foray into the centuries-old relationship between science and military power, acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and writer-researcher Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war.
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Author: Robert Kurson | Narrator: Robert Kurson and Ray Porter
Release Date: April 03, 2018
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The riveting inside story of three heroic astronauts who took on the challenge of mankind’s historic first mission to the Moon, from the bestselling author of Shadow Divers.

“Robert Kurson tells the tale of Apollo 8 with novelistic detail and immediacy.
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Author: Scott Kelly | Narrator: Scott Kelly
Release Date: October 17, 2017
NATIONAL BEST SELLER

A stunning, personal memoir from the astronaut and modern-day hero who spent a record-breaking year aboard the International Space Station—a message of hope for the future that will inspire for generations to come.
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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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