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              Interplanetary Outpost: The Human and Technological Challenges of Exploring the Outer Planets
                

              Interplanetary Outpost: The Human and Technological Challenges of Exploring the Outer Planets (Paperback, 2012nd edition)

              By Seedhouse, Erik

              • RRP: $113.50
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              Interplanetary Outpost follows the mission architecture of NASA's plan for Human Outer Planet Exploration (HOPE), which envisions sending a crew to the moon Callisto. This text addresses the various challenges involved with the mission, while providing a foundation of mission req ...

              ISBN 9781441997470
              Published 1 December 2011
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Springer Praxis Books
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              Trailblazing Medicine: Sustaining Explorers During Interplanetary Missions
                 

              Trailblazing Medicine: Sustaining Explorers During Interplanetary Missions (Paperback)

              By Seedhouse, Erik

              • RRP: $116.99
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              Space medicine has been an important component of the success of human spaceflight and continues to play a critical role in the future ventures. This work examines the future of space medicine in relation to human space exploration. It describes what is necessary to keep a crew a ...

              ISBN 9781441978288
              Published 6 May 2011
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Space Exploration
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              Tourists in Space: A Practical Guide
                

              Tourists in Space: A Practical Guide (Paperback, 2nd ed. 2014)

              By Seedhouse, Erik

              • RRP: $121.50
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              Here is a practical guide for potential suborbital and orbital space tourists. It features comprehensive medical information about spaceflight health requirements, details practical training modules and explains the current drivers of the new space frontier.

              ISBN 9783319050379
              Published 24 June 2014
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Springer Praxis Books
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              Pulling G: Human Responses to High and Low Gravity
                

              Pulling G: Human Responses to High and Low Gravity (Paperback, 2012nd edition)

              By Seedhouse, Erik

              • RRP: $106.99
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              Performing in a high G environment is extremely demanding on the body: pulling G forces blood to the body's extremities, putting the pilot, astronaut or driver at risk of G-Induced Lack of Consciousness (G-LOC). The author describes what it feels like to pull 7 G in a fighter pla ...

              ISBN 9781461430292
              Published 24 September 2012
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Popular Science
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              Ocean Outpost: The Future of Humans Living Underwater
                

              Ocean Outpost: The Future of Humans Living Underwater (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Seedhouse, Erik; Seedhouse

              • RRP: $124.99
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              Examines how individuals survive free dives to 200m, how humans adapt to breathing exotic gas mixes at depths exceeding 700m, and how technological innovation will enable humans to enter unendurable realms. This book describes the problems unique to the hostile environment of the ...

              ISBN 9781441963567
              Published 30 September 2010 by Praxis Publications Inc
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              Tourists in Space: A Practical Guide
                

              Tourists in Space: A Practical Guide (Paperback, 2008 ed.)

              By Seedhouse, Erik

              • RRP: $84.99
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              Offers information on nascent space tourism industry. This book explores in detail the cutting-edge technologies, spacecraft capabilities, launch vehicles and the training that will define this commercial enterprise and also provides a manual for future suborbital and orbital pri ...

              ISBN 9780387746432
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9783319050379
              Published 11 March 2008 by Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Space Exploration
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              TIM PEAKE and BRITAIN'S ROAD TO SPACE
                

              TIM PEAKE and BRITAIN'S ROAD TO SPACE (Paperback, 1st ed. 2017)

              By Seedhouse, Erik

              • RRP: $128.99
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              In addition to delving into the life of Tim Peake, this book discusses the learning curves required in astronaut and mission training and the complexity of the technologies required to launch an astronaut and keep them alive for months on end.

              ISBN 9783319579061
              Published 22 September 2017 by Springer International Publish
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Space Exploration
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              Microgravity and Vision Impairments in Astronauts
                

              Microgravity and Vision Impairments in Astronauts (Paperback, 1st ed. 2015)

              By Seedhouse, Erik

              • RRP: $230.50
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              Recent missions on board the International Space Station have revealed previously unreported physiological consequences of long duration space flight, particularly in eyesight, and in this Brief Dr. Seedhouse reviews the existing theories on what causes this degeneration and how ...

              ISBN 9783319178691
              Published 25 September 2015 by Springer International Publish
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Springerbriefs in Space Development
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              Virgin Galactic: The First Ten Years
                

              Virgin Galactic: The First Ten Years (Paperback, 2015 ed.)

              By Seedhouse, Erik

              • RRP: $125.50
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              This book explains the hurdles Virgin Galactic had and still has to overcome en route to developing suborbital space travel as a profitable economic entity, and describes the missions that will be flown on board SpaceShipTwo Mk II, including high-altitude science studies, astrono ...

              ISBN 9783319092614
              Published 14 March 2015 by Springer International Publish
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Space Exploration
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              XCOR, Developing the Next Generation Spaceplane
                

              XCOR, Developing the Next Generation Spaceplane (Paperback, 1st ed. 2016)

              By Seedhouse, Erik

              • RRP: $125.50
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              Employing the same informational approach Erik Seedhouse used in SpaceX and Bigelow Aerospace , this new book familiarizes space enthusiasts with the company XCOR Aerospace and examines the design of the two-seater Lynx.

              ISBN 9783319261102
              Published 6 April 2016 by Springer International Publish
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Springer Praxis Books
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