Overview:Space Tourism: Adventures in Earth Orbit and Beyond - Many scientific papers and popular articles have been written on the topic of space tourism, describing everything from expected market sizes to the rules of 3-dimensional microgravity football. But what would it actually feel like to be a tourist in space, to be hurled into orbit on top of a controlled explosion, to float around in a spacecraft, and to be able to look down on your hometown from above the atmosphere? Space tourism is not science fiction anymore, Michel van Pelt tells us, but merely a logical step in the evolution of space flight. Space is about to be opened up to more and more people, and the drive behind this is one of the most powerful economic forces: tourism. Van Pelt describes what recreational space travel might look like, and explains the required space technology, the medical issues, astronaut training, and the possibilities of holidays to destinations far, far away. This is a book for everyone who has ever dreamed of traveling to space: a dream which, according to van Pelt, may not be so far from becoming a reality. Consider it the armchair traveler's guide to the coming boom in space tourism.

This book is on page /88f0ff300130a9332bf7ee8997e69000/book/1603726880-9781441923141. It was written by the following authors: Michel van Pelt. Book Space Tourism: Adventures in Earth Orbit and Beyond, which can be read online, published by the company: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Science, Nature, Popular Science, Medicine, Technology. The book was published on 2010-11-19 00:00:00. It has 217 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight 373 g. File for download Space Tourism: Adventures in Earth Orbit and Beyond has PDF format and is called space-tourism-adventures-in-earth-orbit-and-beyond.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our nottedeiricercatoriaq.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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