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Journey beyond Selēnē

remarkable expeditions past our moon and to the ends of the solar system

by Jeffrey Kluger

  • 152 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Outer space
    • Subjects:
    • Space probes -- History.,
    • Space flight -- History.,
    • Outer space -- Exploration -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementJeffrey Kluger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL795.3 .K58 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination314 p. :
      Number of Pages314
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL32472M
      ISBN 100684847655
      LC Control Number99014149

      Freedom Stone Jeffrey Kluger, Philomel, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. Journey Beyond Selene: Remarkable Expeditions Past Our . TIME Your Brain: A User's Guide (Preserving Your Memory- Men's Brains vs. Women's Brains-Why We're Conscious) by Jeffrey Kluger and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      Jeffrey Kluger (born ) is a senior writer at Time magazine and author of nine books on various topics, such as The Narcissist Next Door (); Splendid Solution: Jonas Salk and the Conquest of Polio (); The Sibling Effect (); and Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13 (). The latter work was the basis for Ron Howard's film Apollo 13 (). Journey beyond Selene: Remarkable Expeditions Past Our Moon and to the Ends of the Solar System traces the progress of various space unmanned spaceships sent by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, to explore the corners of the solar system and report back their findings, a collection of data then pieced together in an.

      He is also the author of Journey Beyond Selene. From Booklist: Even though Lovell was the commanding officer of Apollo 13 and therefore at the very heart of these galvanizing events, he and coauthor Kluger of Discover magazine felt that the "omniscient sweep" of a third-person voice was essential to the telling of this unparalleled story/5(K). The asymptotic joint distribution of the sample mean X ̄ and the sample median X ̃ is given by n (X ̄ X ̃) L N ((μ ν), (σ 2 E | X − ν | / (2 f (ν)) 1 / (2 f (ν)) 2)) as n ∞, (Ferguson). Hence, the asymptotic correlation between the sample mean and sample median is the same as Cited by: 6.


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