Packing for Mars [electronic resource] : the curious science of life in the void / Mary Roach .
- ISBN: 9781441876676 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
- ISBN: 1441876677 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
- ISBN: 9781441876669 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
- ISBN: 1441876669 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
- Publisher: [Grand Haven, Mich.] : Brilliance Audio, 2010.
|General Note:|| Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Sandra Burr.
|Summary, etc.:|| "Space is a world devoid of the things we need to live and thrive: air, gravity, hot showers, fresh produce, privacy, beer. Space exploraiton is in some ways an exploration of what it means to be human. How much can a person give up? As Mary Roach discovers, it's possible to preview space without ever leaving Earth. From the Space Shuttle training toilet to a crash test of NASA's new space capsule, (cadaver filling in for astronaut), Roach takes us on a surreally entertaining trip into the science of life in space and space on Earth."
|System Details Note:|| Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 150401 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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