The International Space Station is 240 miles above our planet and orbits Earth at 17,500 miles per hour. This book tells its story from the origin to the launch in 1988. The reader will learn about how the station was built, the work astronauts do on board, and what a day in the life of an astronaut is like. Also discussed is the future of the International Space Station.
Exploring the International Space Station
Lerner Publishing Group