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The Resource Meet NASA inventor William "Red" Whittaker and his team's alien cave explorers, writer, Jeff De La Rosa

Meet NASA inventor William "Red" Whittaker and his team's alien cave explorers, writer, Jeff De La Rosa

Label
Meet NASA inventor William "Red" Whittaker and his team's alien cave explorers
Title
Meet NASA inventor William "Red" Whittaker and his team's alien cave explorers
Statement of responsibility
writer, Jeff De La Rosa
Title variation
  • Alien cave explorers
  • Alien cave explorers with NASA inventor Red Whittaker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A volume explaining engineer William "Red" Whittaker's plan to develop robots designed to explore the unknown caves on the moon and Mars"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De la Rosa, Jeff,
Dewey number
629.43/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 5-11
  • 1010L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
TL1097
LC item number
.A45 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Out of this world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whittaker, William L
  • Space robotics
  • Caves
  • Moon
  • Mars (Planet)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Meet NASA inventor William "Red" Whittaker and his team's alien cave explorers, 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
Caves -- Lava tubes -- Inventor feature: -- Spelunker (and what's in a name) -- Locating caves -- A campaign of exploration -- Stage one: orbital scouting -- Stage two: scouting by aerial and surface craft -- Inventor feature: Jules Verne -- Stage three: descending into the pit -- Big idea: the tyrolean traverse -- Inventor feature: mother of invention -- Stage four: underground exploration -- Big idea: seeing in the dark -- Inventor feature: Farmer Red -- Why study caves? -- Big idea: future cave dwellers -- Whittaker and his team
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716661634
Lccn
2017024495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn988171904
  • (OCoLC)988171904
Label
Meet NASA inventor William "Red" Whittaker and his team's alien cave explorers, 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
Caves -- Lava tubes -- Inventor feature: -- Spelunker (and what's in a name) -- Locating caves -- A campaign of exploration -- Stage one: orbital scouting -- Stage two: scouting by aerial and surface craft -- Inventor feature: Jules Verne -- Stage three: descending into the pit -- Big idea: the tyrolean traverse -- Inventor feature: mother of invention -- Stage four: underground exploration -- Big idea: seeing in the dark -- Inventor feature: Farmer Red -- Why study caves? -- Big idea: future cave dwellers -- Whittaker and his team
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716661634
Lccn
2017024495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn988171904
  • (OCoLC)988171904

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