Astronauts Handbook

£6.99

Here, readers can find out about astronauts, including the training they must undertake, how they travel into space, and what they do when they’re up there. The book also features a foreword from ESA astronaut Tim Peake, the first British astronaut to embark on a mission to the International Space Station.

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Description

A funny and fascinating how-to guide for budding astronauts, providing a crash course on what it takes to travel into space. Answers all the big questions about space travel, from “How do rockets work?” and “What do astronauts do all day?” to “How do you go to the toilet on a spaceship?” Explores the technology that astronauts use, from space suits to Soyuz spacecraft, and scientific experiments on the International Space Station, and includes internet links to recommended websites to find out more. With a personal message by the British European Space Agency astronaut, Tim Peake, who spent six months on the International Space Station in 2016, and exclusive insights from the UK Space Agency and ESA who have provided expert advice on this book.

Additional information

Weight 0.212 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 13 × 1.2 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

127

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

629.45 (edition:23)

Readership

Children – juvenile / Code: J