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Becoming an astronaut, by Ellen Lawrence ; consultant, Josh Barker, Space Communications Team National Space Centre Leicester, United Kingdom

Label
Becoming an astronaut, by Ellen Lawrence ; consultant, Josh Barker, Space Communications Team National Space Centre Leicester, United Kingdom
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 24) and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
resource.interestAgeLevel
Ages 6-12
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Becoming an astronaut
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
1056698200
Responsibility statement
by Ellen Lawrence ; consultant, Josh Barker, Space Communications Team National Space Centre Leicester, United Kingdom
Series statement
Space-ologyScience slam!
Summary
What skills do you need to become an astronaut? Why do astronaut trainees spend time underwater and in dark caves? And how does it feel to experience zero gravity? In this new Science Slam! title, kids will discover what it takes to become an astronaut
Table Of Contents
Danger! -- Astronauts wanted -- Basic training -- Learning to fly -- A space station on Earth -- Cavenauts -- The vomit comet -- A walk in space -- Blast off!
Target audience
juvenile