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Solar-surfing space probes  Cover Image Book Book

Solar-surfing space probes / writer, William D. Adams.

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  • ISBN: 9780716662624
  • ISBN: 0716662620
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : World Book, Inc., [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
"With NASA inventor, Robert Youngquist"--Cover.
Summary, etc.:
"The sun's rays heat up everything in our solar system. Without complex cooling systems for spacecraft, electronics break down and rocket fuel boils. What if there was a simple coating that could keep spacecraft cool? Learn how NASA engineer Robert Youngquist plans to use his Solar White coating to allow spacecraft to practically touch the sun!"--Back cover.
Subject: Youngquist, Robert > Juvenile literature.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration > Officials and employees > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Space vehicles > Shielding (Heat) > Juvenile literature.
Space cabin atmospheres > Juvenile literature.
Aerospace engineering > Juvenile literature.
V�ehicules spatiaux > Protection thermique > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Cabines spatiales > Atmosph�eres > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
A�erospatiale (Ing�enierie) > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Genre: Biographies.
Juvenile works.

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