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Author Kaku, Michio, author.

Title The future of humanity : terraforming Mars, interstellar travel, immortality, and our destiny beyond Earth / Dr. Michio Kaku, Professor of Theoretical Physics, City University of New York.

Publication Info. New York : Doubleday, [2018]
copyright 2018

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  629.45 KAKU    PHS NOT AVAILABLE  NO HOLDS AT PHS
Edition First edition.
Description xx, 339 pages : black and white illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Toward a multiplanet species -- Part I: Leaving the Earth -- Preparing for liftoff -- New golden age of space travel -- Mining the heavens -- Mars or bust -- Mars: the garden planet -- Gas giants, comets, and beyond -- Part II: Voyage to the stars -- Robots in space -- Building a starship -- Kepler and a universe of planets -- Part III: Life in the universe -- Immortality -- Transhumanism and technology -- Search for extraterrestrial life -- Advanced civilizations -- Leaving the universe.
Indexed In: Junior Library Guild
Summary Traverse the frontiers of astrophysics, artificial intelligence, and technology to see a vision of humankind's future in space---from settling Mars to traveling to distant galaxies.
Audience Ages 16 & up.
Grades 11 & up.
1190L Lexile.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Subject Astrophysics.
Interplanetary voyages.
Planets -- Environmenal engineering.
Space colonies.
Astrophysics.
Interplanetary voyages.
Planets -- Environmenal engineering.
Space colonies.
Astrophysics.
Interplanetary voyages.
Planets.
Space colonies.
Mars (Planet)
Mars (Planet)
Mars (Planet)
ISBN 9780385542760 (hardcover) : 17.30

 
    
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