Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void [Audiobook] download free by Mary Roach

Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void Audiobook download free by Mary Roach
  • Listen audiobook: Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void
  • Author: Mary Roach
  • Release date: 2018/7/31
  • Publisher: WW NORTON & CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9780393339918
  • Rating: 7.48 of 10
  • Votes: 805
  • Review by: Derrick Boren
  • Review rating: 9.9 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/25
  • Duration: 4H9M58S in 256 kbps (67.2 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-23
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WMA, MP3, WAV, FLAC, MPEG4, AC3 (compression AZW3, ZIP, 7Z, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 336
  • Includes a PDF summary of 28 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 20M45S (5.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Space is a world devoid of the things we need to live and thrive: air, gravity, hot showers, fresh produce, privacy, beer. Space exploration is in some ways an exploration of what it means to be human. How much can a person give up? How much weirdness can they take? What happens to you when you can't walk for a year? have sex? smell flowers? What happens if you vomit in your helmet during a space walk? Is it possible for the human body to survive a bailout at 17,000 miles per hour? To answer these questions, space agencies set up all manner of quizzical and startlingly bizarre space simulations. As Mary Roach discovers, it's possible to preview space without ever leaving Earth. From the space shuttle training toilet to a crash test of NASA's new space capsule (cadaver filling in for astronaut), Roach takes us on a surreally entertaining trip into the science of life in space and space on Earth.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Journalistic Style Guides, Popular Astronomy & Space, Astrophysics, Science: General Issues, Aerospace & Aviation Technology, Popular Science, Astronautics, Space Science
  • Download servers: RoarFiles, Mediafire, FreakShare, Microsoft OneDrive, BitShare. Compressed in AZW3, ZIP, 7Z, RAR
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 13.42 USD
  • Dimensions: 142x211x23mm
  • Weight: 260g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States

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