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LINKS for study & project research
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory:
NASA Main Site: http://NASA.gov
from NASA 'The Basics of Space Travel is great series of WEB
pages that explain the formatio of the s":
book of Lithographs of celestial objects :
Download Celestia from NASA And Fly around the universe...
If you like Basics of Space Flight, you
will also like NASA/JPL's
Basics of Radio Astronomy, which is another down-to-Earth
workbook on an out-of-this-world subject.
And for the younger audience, be sure to visit
Place site at JPL, a cool place where kids can explore and
do spacey things.
Here are a few selected links related to
interplanetary space flight. Some appear elsewhere in Basics of
Space Flight, and some do not.
More Space Flight Basics :Orbital
Mechanics and Propulsion (including the math)
Waves: Interference, Superposition, Doppler, and more
Galileo and Einstein
The two resources above are the extensive course notes of Michael
Fowler, Commonwealth Professor, University of Virginia.
Interactive Periodic Table of the Elements
NASA Space Mathematics
Kepler's Three Laws
Mathematics of Satellite Motion