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text Laser-sailing starships

Summary

"A volume explaining inventor Philip Lubin's plan to create space probes that use the power of laser beams to push the probe out of the solar system at around one-third the speed of light"--

Contents
Destination: Proxima Centauri -- Inventor feature: Growing up during the space race -- Interstellar travel -- Getting there faster -- Big idea: Make it smaller -- Inventor feature: Phil fix-it -- Pushing faster -- Big idea: Solar sails -- Inventor... Read more
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Description
48 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Publisher
World Book Inc. 2017

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TADL-WOOD J 629.47 DE L in Juvenile Nonfiction Available

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