Ages 10 & Up
Do you dream of journeying to other worlds? Featuring eight removable NASA posters, gorgeous full-colour photography, stunning art, and informative summaries based on 50 years of exploration, this large-format travel guide takes space enthusiasts on a futuristic tour of the solar system and beyond. Along the way, you'll experience what it's like to hike across lunar craters, soar through the winds of Venus, and raft down the rapids of Titan.
Informative summaries of every destination are based on knowledge gleaned from more than 50 years of space exploration. The images provide a taste of the awe-inspiring destinations that we may one day reach, from the oceans of Europa to the newly discovered planets of TRAPPIST-1, while captions draw our attention to the unusual craters, ridges, seas, and storms captured by orbiting satellites, landers, and rovers.
"Like any good travel book, Jim Bell's guide gives you some good advice on what to bring and what to wear. Of course, we don't leave for a few hundred years. For now though, check out these images - the pictures alone will make you want to start packing!" Bill Nye, CEO, The Planetary Society