NASA: America’s Spaceport and pamphlets

Color Plate. NASA: America's Spaceport and pamphlets Smith, Richard G. NASA: America’s Spaceport and pamphlets. NASA, 1982. Unmarked text. Some foxing. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30765) $35.00

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Twenty-eight page booklet on John F. Kennedy Space Center and NASA. Also, six lain in pamphlets and NASA fact sheets about the STS-5, SBS-3, and the HS 376.

STS-5 was the fifth NASA Space Shuttle mission. SBS 3 was a geostationary communications satellite designed and manufactured by Hughes on the HS-376 platform, a spin-stabilized bus that the manufacturer claims was the first standardized platform.

AAAS: Science Magazine (Vol 367, No. 6479, 14 February 2020)

Book cover. Science Magazine (Vol 367, No. 6479, 14 February 2020) Science Magazine (Vol 367, No. 6479, 14 February 2020). American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 2020. Unmarked text. Some edge wear. Good. Paperback. (#30762) $12.00

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Features Frogs to Snakes: The impact of amphibian disease on tropical snake communities. Also coronavirus, abrupt aridity thresholds in ecosystems, topological fragility, and more. pp 713-824.

GURCHE, J: Shaping Humanity: How Science, Art, and Imagination Help Us Understand Our Origins

Gurche, John. Shaping Humanity: How Science, Art, and Imagination Help Us Understand Our Origins. Yale University Press, 2015. ISBN: 9780300216844. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30753) $16.00

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For the Smithsonian Institution’s groundbreaking David H. Koch Hall of Human Origins, opened in 2010, Gurche created fifteen sculptures representing six million years of human history. This book relates how he worked with a team of scientists to depict human evolution for the project.

Color illustrations. Measures 8.5×10 inches.