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Can we travel to the stars? 4 Looking at the stars 6 Rockets and space probes 18 Putting people in space 26 A mission to Mars? 36 Timeline of space travel 44 Travelling from Earth to the stars chart 45 Glossary 46 Further information 47 Index 48 Words appearing in the text in bold, like this, are explained in the Glossary.
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Interplanetary voyages -- Juvenile literature.
Astronautics -- Juvenile literature.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature.