Category Archives: Books

New Moon Books

Mission Control, This Is Apollo: The Story of the First Voyages to the Moon by Andrew Chaikin, with Victoria Kohl, Illustrated by Alan Bean. Reviewed by Marrianne Dyson. Andrew Chaikin and Alan Bean are a powerful team for introducing the … Continue reading

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New Book Remembering Apollo 11

Remembering America’s first moon walk  ”The 40th Anniversary of The First Moon Walk” is not just a fund raising project by the Phoenix Moon Society; it’s a way to preserve the memory. Without the quotes from those who were listening … Continue reading

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New Book: "Remembering the Space Age"

A new NASA Special Publication (SP-4703) entitled Remembering the Space Age was released this month and is now available on the NSS website as a 9-megabyte PDF download. This book is not just another space history. Instead, it examines the … Continue reading

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RLV's The New Rail Roads and Space Solar Power The New Hydroelectric Projects?

Will space be the place for the next major government infrastructure projects? Lincoln  built the Transcontinental Railroad. Roosevelt’s New Deal built the Grand Coulee, Hoover and Tennessee Valley Authority Dams. These authors think space will be where Obama build his great … Continue reading

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Frontiers of Propulsion Science by Marc G. Millis and Eric W. Davis

Frontiers of Propulsion Science is the first-ever compilation of emerging science relevant to such notions as space drives, warp drives, gravity control, and faster-than-light travel – the kind of breakthroughs that would revolutionize spaceflight and enable human voyages to other … Continue reading

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The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century

A new book about the future. George Friedman’s “The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century” Here are two videos of the author talking about his predictions he has writen about in his book. He starts talking about … Continue reading

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NSS Book Reviews

Interested in new space books, check out  READING SPACE:  NSS Reviews and Recommended Reading . Recent Review include Space Enterprise by Philip Robert Harris reviewed by David Brandt-Erichsen, How to Live on Mars by Robert Zubrin reviewed by Brian Enke.  Saturn for My Birthday by … Continue reading

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