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Author Mikoley, Kate, author.

Title The Hubble Telescope launch / Kate Mikoley.

Publication Info. New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 522.2919 MIK    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First Edition.
Description 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
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Series History just before you were born
History just before you were born.
Summary "The Hubble Space Telescope's findings have revolutionized the way we see and think about space. Its launch led to discoveries that have changed what we know about the universe. Readers will learn all about this incredible instrument, from how it was placed into orbit to how it still affects their lives today."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Galileo's telescopes -- Why observe from space? -- The 1st project -- Disaster strikes -- The long-awaited launch -- Hubble stats -- Hubble's achievements -- Servicing missions -- A crew of hundreds -- What's next?
Subject Hubble Space Telescope (Spacecraft) -- Juvenile literature.
Orbiting astronomical observatories -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomy -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781538230275 (library bound)
9781538231388 (pbk.)
9781538233184 (6 pack)

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