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Books:Science and Space:Orbit: NASA Astronauts Photograph the Earth - Softcover

Orbit: NASA Astronauts Photograph the Earth - Softcover

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Never-before-seen NASA photographs of Earth, taken by astronauts with hand-held cameras, showing the dramatic evidence of man-made and natural forces that are changing our planet. Orbit is a front-row seat to the vast forces that shape our planet-swirling typhoons, erupting volcanoes—and to its fragile beauty.

Jay Apt was an astronaut for 21 years and spent more than 600 hours in space. Michael Helfert, a senior scientist at NASA's Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center from 1985 through 1994, is now director of the Southeast Regional Climate Center. Justin Wilkinson, a geographer, is a senior scientist with the Space Shuttle Earth Observations Project.


  • 170 photographs. 224 pages.
  • Softcover.
  • 11'' x 12''.
  • © 2003