NASA E-books for Educators and Students
The 200-page e-book includes more than 150 images of our planet in darkness as captured from space by Earth-observing satellites and astronauts on the International Space Station over the past 25 years. In addition to the images, the book tells how scientists use these observations to study our changing planet and aid decision makers in such areas as sustainable energy use and disaster response. It is targeted to K-12 students and their teachers.
This book describes the work of researching nutrition in space. The book is divided into four sections: a brief history of human spaceflight; types of research; spaceflight nutrition; and other health research. It is targeted to grades 5-8 and their teachers.