Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond (Hardcover)

By David A. Aguilar, David A. Aguilar (Illustrator), Christine Pulliam (Contribution by)
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Description


Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the "National Geographic Space Encyclopedia" is ideal for the family bookshelf, providing both accessible information for school reports and compelling reading on the mysteries beyond our world.

About the Author


David Aguilar, author of "Planets, Stars, and Galaxies," is the Director of Science Information at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Previously, he was the Director of the Fiske Planetarium and Science Center at the University of Colorado. He is an accomplished astronomy illustrator and an experienced educator with an enormous enthusiasm for bringing science to children. David Aguilar lives in Boston, MA.

David Aguilar, author of "Planets, Stars, and Galaxies," is the Director of Science Information at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Previously, he was the Director of the Fiske Planetarium and Science Center at the University of Colorado. He is an accomplished astronomy illustrator and an experienced educator with an enormous enthusiasm for bringing science to children. David Aguilar lives in Boston, MA.

Praise For…


"This factual and beautifully designed overview presents new astronomical information that will enlighten and entice readers. Dazzlingly illustrated with full-color NASA satellite photography, as well as original art created, photographed, and computer painted by the author, it’s a page-turner." --School Library Journal, starred review

"The articles are clearly written and informative, but the visuals steal the show...An informative volume at a very reasonable price." --Booklist

Product Details
ISBN: 9781426309489
ISBN-10: 1426309481
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication Date: August 27th, 2013
Pages: 191
Language: English