What would it be like to live among the stars? Find out, in this amazing book created with the American Museum of Natural History! Based on the American Museum of Natural History's exhibit "Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration," Life in Space examines what it takes to live on the International Space Station. Illustrated with stunning NASA images, this imaginative book offers an incredible introduction to human efforts to survive beyond our own planet. Budding astronomers will dream of taking this journey to the stars!
About the Author
Ben Richmond is a science journalist who writes about dinosaurs, outer space, and the origin of words for Vice magazine’s Motherboard website. He has also contributed to The Believer, and writes for the Metropolitan Museum of Art (the MET). Ben has previously written Don’t Bug the Insects, Why Is the Sea Salty? And Other Questions about Oceans, What Are the Three Branches of Government? And Other Questions About the U.S. Constitution, and Where Do Garbage Trucks Go? And Other Questions About Trash and Recycling in the GOOD QUESTION! series. He lives in Brooklyn, NY.