Packing for Mars (Paperback)

The Curious Science of Life in the Void

By Mary Roach

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393339918, 334pp.

Publication Date: April 4, 2011

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (8/2/2010)
MP3 CD (6/17/2014)
Compact Disc (8/2/2010)
MP3 CD (8/2/2010)
Paperback (9/1/2011)
Compact Disc (5/1/2014)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (8/2/2010)
MP3 CD (5/1/2011)
Compact Disc (5/1/2011)

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The best-selling author of Stiff and Bonk explores the irresistibly strange universe of space travel and life without gravity. From the Space Shuttle training toilet to a crash test of NASA's new space capsule, Mary Roach takes us on the surreally entertaining trip into the science of life in space and space on Earth.