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The Resource Meet NASA inventor Masahiro Ono and his team's asteroid-harpooning hitcher, writer, Jeff De La Rosa

Meet NASA inventor Masahiro Ono and his team's asteroid-harpooning hitcher, writer, Jeff De La Rosa

Label
Meet NASA inventor Masahiro Ono and his team's asteroid-harpooning hitcher
Title
Meet NASA inventor Masahiro Ono and his team's asteroid-harpooning hitcher
Statement of responsibility
writer, Jeff De La Rosa
Title variation
Asteroid-harpooning hitcher
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A volume explaining engineer Masahiro Ono's plan to create a space probe that will be able to hitch itself to an asteroid as the asteroid is traveling through our galaxy"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De la Rosa, Jeff,
Dewey number
629.43/544
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 5-11
  • 990L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QB651
LC item number
.M44 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Out of this world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ono, Masahiro
  • United States
  • Space flight to asteroids
  • Asteroids
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Outer space
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Meet NASA inventor Masahiro Ono and his team's asteroid-harpooning hitcher, writer, Jeff De La Rosa
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The leftovers -- Why study the leftovers? -- Inventor feature : the traveler -- Visiting the asteroids -- Stopping in -- Hitching an asteroid -- Inventor feature : growing up -- Big idea : tethers -- Big idea : carbon nanotubes -- Inventor feature : crossing the ocean to reach the stars -- An expensive harpoon -- Playing out the line -- Braking -- Big idea : regenerative braking -- Far from the sun -- A local train in the outer solar system -- Taking off again -- Inventor feature : Icy Moon Cryovolcano Explorer -- Masahiro Ono and his team
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716661610
Lccn
2017024501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn989726711
  • (OCoLC)989726711
Label
Meet NASA inventor Masahiro Ono and his team's asteroid-harpooning hitcher, writer, Jeff De La Rosa
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The leftovers -- Why study the leftovers? -- Inventor feature : the traveler -- Visiting the asteroids -- Stopping in -- Hitching an asteroid -- Inventor feature : growing up -- Big idea : tethers -- Big idea : carbon nanotubes -- Inventor feature : crossing the ocean to reach the stars -- An expensive harpoon -- Playing out the line -- Braking -- Big idea : regenerative braking -- Far from the sun -- A local train in the outer solar system -- Taking off again -- Inventor feature : Icy Moon Cryovolcano Explorer -- Masahiro Ono and his team
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716661610
Lccn
2017024501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn989726711
  • (OCoLC)989726711

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