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written by David Stern
Available Languages: English, French, Italian, Spanish
This web page provides an elementary introduction and overview of spaceflight. Related pages are also linked to this page. This is part of an extensive web site, "From Stargazers to Starships", that uses the topics of space exploration and space science to introduce topics in physics and astronomy. Translations in French, Italian and Spanish are available.
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- Space Exploration
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- Middle School
- Lower Undergraduate
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© 2005 David Stern
missle race, space science, space travel, spaceflight
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D. Stern, (2005), WWW Document, (http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Spacefly.htm).
D. Stern, Stargazers and Skywatchers: Spaceflight (2005), <http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Spacefly.htm>.
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Stern, D. (2006, March 24). Stargazers and Skywatchers: Spaceflight. Retrieved December 1, 2023, from http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Spacefly.htm
Chicago Format
Stern, David. Stargazers and Skywatchers: Spaceflight. March 24, 2006. http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Spacefly.htm (accessed 1 December 2023).
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Stern, David. Stargazers and Skywatchers: Spaceflight. 2005. 24 Mar. 2006. 1 Dec. 2023 <http://www.phy6.org/stargaze/Spacefly.htm>.
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