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Part Number: 9781786750624
Signed copy of Mars: The Traveller's Guide by Colin Stuart
Learn everything you need to know about a trip to the red planet. From essential preparations for your journey, through the local climate and landscape, things to do, places to visit, and the background, culture, and natural history of the latest "must-visit" destination for mankind. Activities for your trip include sandboarding, hiking up Olympus Mons, glacier ice trekking, and a visit to the magnificent oxygen factories of the Tharsis Bulge. Also included are lists of "What Not To Miss," "Top Ten Favourite Excursions," and "What To Do On a 2-Day Visit or a 7-Day Visit." Get ready ahead of the rush with this invaluable guide.
Hardback, 160 pages, 13.2 x 18 x 2.3cm.
Colin Stuart is an astronomy speaker and author who has talked to over a third of a million people about the universe, ranging from schools and the public to conferences and businesses. His twelve books have sold more than 150,000 copies worldwide and been translated into 17 languages. He has also written over 150 popular science articles for publications including The Guardian, New Scientist, BBC Focus and the European Space Agency.
In recognition of his efforts to popularise astronomy, the asteroid (15347) Colinstuart is named after him.
In 2014 he was awarded runner-up in the European Astronomy Journalism Prize and he is also a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society. He has talked about the wonders of the universe on Sky News, BBC News and Radio 5Live and been quoted in national newspapers including The Daily Telegraph and The Observer.
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