ERIC Number: ED260909
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Questions & Answers about Aeronautics and Space.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
Answers to 27 questions about aeronautics, space, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are provided in this pamphlet. Among the topics dealt with in these questions are: costs of the space program; NASA's role in aeronautics; benefits received from the space program; why the United States hasn't developed means of rescuing individuals who are in trouble on space missions; how to write to an astronaut or receive an astronaut's autograph; courses that should be taken in school in order to become a NASA astronaut or scientist; how to obtain NASA educational materials; and NASA activities with elementary and secondary schools. Current addresses for obtaining materials and/or additional information are included when applicable. (JN)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.