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THE MOON: A Spaceflight Away


a book in the Discovering Our Universe series by David Darling



               Contents
Introduction
1. Our Spaceflight Begins
2. The Moon Seen from Earth
3. Exploring the Moon
4. A Walk on the Moon
Questions and Answers



Introduction




What's it like to walk on the Moon?

How did the Moon get there?

How high could you jump on the Moon?


The Moon is the brightest thing in the sky apart from the Sun. And it's the nearest place to the Earth in space.

Let's pack our spacesuits, climb aboard our rocket, and blast off to find our more about our nearest neighbor in space!



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