Planetary Surface Processes provides a rigorous overview of every process that shapes the appearance of planetary surfaces, and I'll be referring to it to help me explain everything from impact cratering to isostasy.
I've been waiting for the publication of this book for years. Phil Stooke's International Atlas of Mars Exploration, just published by Cambridge University Press, is an exhaustively awesome labor of love, chronicling the first five decades of Mars exploration in pictures, maps, and facts.
A review of the Aeromax "NASA Junior Astronaut Suit Child Costume," with bonus review of a backyard airplane teeter-totter. But the review took a turn that I was not prepared for.
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2011/12/19 06:57 CST
The Hasbro my3D viewer turns your phone into an electronic View-Master, making it easy to view color images in stereo.
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2011/12/02 01:06 CST
Reviews of books about space for children ages 7 to 11 and 12 and up.
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2011/11/30 01:13 CST
Reviews of space-themed books & products for young children
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2011/11/18 12:59 CST
Book Review: Atlas of the Galilean Satellites, by Paul Schenk
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2011/11/02 02:12 CDT
Book Reviews: Otherworldly skies, real and imagined
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2011/10/18 07:55 CDT
Book Reviews: Two books that deliver knowledge in little chunks
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/08 10:50 CST
Book reviews: Killing Pluto; Stars Above; Jars to Stars
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/08/19 05:25 CDT
Sky & Telescope has just issued a set of 10 DVDs that contain every issue of the magazine published from the premier issue in November 1941 through December 2009, chronicling seven decades of scientific discovery and, of course, the entirety of the Space Age.
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/11/05 09:32 CST
Reviews of several space-themed books for young children