Nonfiction Books A New Frontier: The Past, Present, and Future of the Search for Extraterrestrial Life (16)

A New Frontier: The Past, Present, and Future of the Search for Extraterrestrial Life (16)

A New Frontier: The Past, Present, and Future of the Search for Extraterrestrial Life (16)
Item No. RR09677
ISBN-13 978-1-4994-6296-8
Format Library Binding
Subject Space
# of Pages 112
Size 6" x 9"
Author Petrikowski, Nicki
Reading Interest 6,7,8,9,10,11,12
Series Search for Other Earths, The
Publisher Rosen: Rosen Young Adult
Date Published 2016
Dewey Decimal 808'.0420712--dc23
Guided Reading Level Z
 
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We are on the brink of a new age of exploration, and this title is sure to pique the interest of anyone interested in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. Readers learn about the nascent world of planet hunting and the pursuit of life beyond Earth. They also explore current attempts to find extraterrestrial life on Mars and the moons of Jupiter and Saturn. The future of planet hunting with projects such as ExoMars and Mars One are also discussed. The next generation of explorers will be scientists, and this book is perfect for them to get started.