26Apr2014

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Apollo 11 – The Untold Story

  These are just some of those amazing facts:

* As we all watched Armstrong set foot on the Moon we all thought we were watching the direct transmission – but we weren’t seeing for real. Find out why not and what you and I actually saw!

* Also amazing is the fact that there was no outside door handle on the lunar lander. What would have happened if they got locked out!

* Did you know Buzz Aldrin carried out Holy Communion on himself on the Moon, that his life fell apart when he returned from the Moon, that Neil and Buzz almost died on the Moon because of a broken ignition switch?

* Upon return the three astronauts were held in quarantine, just in case they came back with any strange organisms from the moon.

* Was Armstrong NASA’s  first choice ?

* The original Moon landing TV tapes are now missing…why?

* By the way, in a case of bureaucracy gone mad, the astronauts had to fill out a customs declaration form after returning with their samples of moon rocks and lunar dust. True!

Over 50 pages, 13 book reviews and well over 40 outstanding images included

*Remember – this is an E-Book, designed to be sent to you via an email address and read on a computer screen. It is posible to print this E-Book or pages from it if you wish.

 

Postcards from the Edge of the Universe

Full Colour – Beautifully Illustrated

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The book, Postcards from the Edge of the Universe, was launched  at the European Week of Astronomy and Space Science in Lisbon, Portugal. A legacy of the International Year of Astronomy Cornerstone project Cosmic Diary, the book features articles from astronomers around the world about the hottest astronomical topics of the moment.

From sunspots to black holes, planets around other stars, supernovae and dark matter, Postcards from the Edge of the Universe unveils the mysteries of today’s research, looking at cutting-edge astronomy from around the world. Articles by 24 frontline astronomers from all corners of the globe explain their science in accessible language.

This book is based on a hand-picked selection of the best posts and science writing from the astronomy blog Cosmic Diary, one of the twelve Cornerstone projects of the International Year of Astronomy 2009 (IYA2009).

The contributions have been compiled into an edited anthology that gives an enthralling snapshot of contemporary astronomy. The four-page popular-science articles all have a personal flavour, as each contributor has selected their own research topic, giving the reader a personal insight into work at the forefront of astronomy.

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