“Tous Sur Orbite!” (DVD)

Gessner, Nicolas “Tous Sur Orbite!” Éditions Montparnasse 1997 (2004) Publisher’s Web Site Univers-Site.com Review Librarian’s Note: A Region 0 (all zones) DVD I picked up during my visit to the 14th ISU Symposium, this is an absolutely brilliant educational overview of the Earth’s place in space over the course of … Continue reading

“NASA Quest Challenge: Charting a Course to the Moon”

Coe, Liza, Linda Conrad et al (eds) “NASA Quest Challenge: Charting a Course to the Moon” Exploration through Navigation Challenge Educator’s Guide NASA Ames 2009 Publisher’s Web Site On-Line Text Librarian’s Note: You know, I was just talking orbital mechanics at an NSS-NT outreach display at UTA with youngsters who … Continue reading

STK: Satellite Tool Kit

STK: Satellite Tool Kit Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI) v 8.1.1 11/2007 Note: U.S. Government Export-Controlled Item. Registration Required Publisher’s Web Site Educators Site Librarian’s Note: STK is pretty much the industry-standard software for satellite tracking. It’s come a long way since 2000 when we had a workshop on it during … Continue reading

“Orbiter 2006 Collection CD for ISDC 2007″ (PC-CD)

Irving, Bruce (a/k/a Flying Singer on Orbiter forums) “Orbiter 2006 Collection CD for ISDC 2007″ Orbiter Website Librarian’s Note: Mr. Irving was kind enough to present an overview of how to use the Orbiter software at the 2007 ISDC and handed out some complimentary CDs. Thank you, Flying Singer!

“Fly Me to the Moon: An Insider’s Guide to the New Science of Space Travel”

Belbruno, Ed “Fly Me to the Moon: An Insider’s Guide to the New Science of Space Travel” Princeton University Press 2007 ISBN: 0-691-12822-7 Publisher’s Web Site Chapter 1 Librarian’s Note: I got to meet Ed at a New York Space Society shindig held at Mars 2112 back in 2000, and … Continue reading

“‘Standstill’ My Beating Heart: A Lunar Love Affair”

Morrow, Cherilynn “‘Standstill’ My Beating Heart: A Lunar Love Affair” Space.com: SETI 03/08/2007 On-line Text Librarian’s Note: This is a Lunar love story in 3 acts. The standstill season she’s talking about is part of the Saros cycle, where the Moon returns to the same spot in the sky every … Continue reading

“The Earth-Moon CR3BP: A full Atlas of low-energy fast periodic transfer orbits”

Leiva, A.M. and C.B. Briozzo Universidad Nacional de Córdoba “The Earth-Moon CR3BP: A full Atlas of low-energy fast periodic transfer orbits” ‘Accompanying article to a shortened version submitted to Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy in December 2006′ On-line Text Librarian’s Note: CR3BP refers to the Circular Restricted 3-Body Problem in … Continue reading

“Lots of talk lately concerning the moon”

Various contributors “Lots of talk lately concerning the moon” Space.com Uplink Mission & Launches thread Started 07/24/2004 On-line Text Lunar Librarian’s Contributions: 07/27/2004 post: Things to do on the Moon 07/29/2004 post: By way of EML-1 07/30/2004 post: Vacuum discipline 08/09/2004 post: Mars commerce? 08/10/2004 post: Timeline to spacefaring 08/11/2004 … Continue reading

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