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The Resource Meet NASA inventor Philip Lubin and his team's laser-sailing starships, writer, Jeff De La Rosa

Meet NASA inventor Philip Lubin and his team's laser-sailing starships, writer, Jeff De La Rosa

Label
Meet NASA inventor Philip Lubin and his team's laser-sailing starships
Title
Meet NASA inventor Philip Lubin and his team's laser-sailing starships
Statement of responsibility
writer, Jeff De La Rosa
Title variation
  • Laser-sailing starships
  • Laser-sailing starships with NASA inventor Philip Lubin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A volume explaining inventor Philip Lubin's plan to create space probes that use the power of laser beams to push the probe out of the solar system at around one-third the speed of light"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De la Rosa, Jeff,
Dewey number
629.47/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 5-11
  • 980L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
TL795
LC item number
.L37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Out of this world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lubin, Philip Michael
  • United States
  • Space vehicles
  • Interstellar travel
  • Lasers
  • Lasers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Meet NASA inventor Philip Lubin and his team's laser-sailing starships, 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
Destination: Proxima Centauri -- Inventor feature: Growing up during the space race -- Interstellar travel -- Getting there faster -- Big idea: Make it smaller -- Inventor feature: Phil fix-it -- Pushing faster -- Big idea: Solar sails -- Inventor feature: Observing nature -- Laser power -- Inventor feature: Defending the planet -- Proxima B or bust -- Inventor feature: Childhood inspiration -- Philip Lubin and his team
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716661597
Lccn
2017024504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn988749663
  • (OCoLC)988749663
Label
Meet NASA inventor Philip Lubin and his team's laser-sailing starships, 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
Destination: Proxima Centauri -- Inventor feature: Growing up during the space race -- Interstellar travel -- Getting there faster -- Big idea: Make it smaller -- Inventor feature: Phil fix-it -- Pushing faster -- Big idea: Solar sails -- Inventor feature: Observing nature -- Laser power -- Inventor feature: Defending the planet -- Proxima B or bust -- Inventor feature: Childhood inspiration -- Philip Lubin and his team
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716661597
Lccn
2017024504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn988749663
  • (OCoLC)988749663

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