Hubble: An Overview of the Space Telescope

Hubble: An Overview of the Space Telescope
Title:
Hubble: An Overview of the Space Telescope
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Paperback
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033-000-01388-4
ISBN:
9780160947827
Description

Are you fascinated with space exploration and NASA discoveries?  NASA’s Hubble mission is one of the most renowned studies capturing more than 29,000 astronomical targets and has traveled approximately 2.83 billion miles, circling the Earth every 96 minutes.

Hubble imagery has demonstrably influenced art, dance, music, cinema, and fashion.  The highly illustrated and “graphics-intense” resource provides an overview of the historic space telescope with sections that briefly describe;, its history, design, operations, and, cultural impact.   

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Table of Contents

Introduction 5

Hubble’s History 7

Observatory Design 21

Operations 37

Cultural Impact 53

Acknowledgments 61

Audience

For educators in scientific research and aeronautical advancements. ideal classroom curricula for millions of students appearing in textbooks, museums, and media sites worldwide, space researchers, innovators and space oriented product development, scientists, space enthusiasts, stargazers, astronomers, and computer engineers may enjoy this scientific history that has revolutionized the modern astronomy field of study.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$34.00
International Price:
$47.60
Publisher:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Goddard Space Flight Center, Office of Communications
Author:
  • Hartnett, Kevin
Key Phrases:
  • NP 2018 05 206 GSPC
  • Overview of the Space Telescope
  • Space Telescope
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1.5
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Cover:
Paper
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1
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Record Creation Date:
07/31/2018
Last Status Update:
01/28/2019
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