E Using words like stunning breath taking and awesome makes it as if I was sing empty descriptions that belong in an ad but they all really do it as if I was sing empty descriptions that belong in an ad but they all really do Most images a view of Earth from space but others turn the camera in a different directions There is even an outer space selfie Beside each picture is a mini map of the world with the location marked in the picture Some pictures also have descriptions of what you are seeing since identifying buildings or landmarks can be hard to do when you are looking at them from niue perspective One image challenges you to count the pyramids and it is fun trying to figure out where they areThe pictures are organized into chapters Night and Day Oceans and Rivers etc but it is also perfectly fine to open the book to a random page and start reading from there Some pictures contain personal information about the author or some information on what you are seeing Usually I skip the introduction of a book and go right for the good stuff but you will want to read this introduction It gives background information which lets you nderstand the images even For photophiles is that a word there is a description of the gear sed in this projectMy favorite pictures were of the aurora on pages 200 to 207 and the airglow. Earth takes readers on a mesmerizing tour of Tim’s historic and inspirational six month Principia mission Based on over 150 of Tim’s stunning photographs that he took on board the international space station many of which have not been seen before this lavish collection showcases the beauty of earth from above and is the perfect visual time capsule of Tim’s remarkable trip which captured the imaginations of millions of children and adults across the worldThe book can be enjoyed by readers of all ages and comes with a personal commentary from Tim full of his characteristic warmth and charm The book includes breath taking aerial photos of cities illuminated at night the northern lights and nforgettable vistas of oceans mountains and deserts The title of the book is inspired by Tim’s famous ‘wrong number’ dialled from space when he accidentally misdialled a woman from the space sta. And the Milky Way on pages 197 Proceeds from the
Sale Of This Book Go To The Prince S Trust of this book go to The Prince s Trust charity that helps disadvantaged young people succeed This book is great for all ages once they are old enough to not eat the pages I received this book through the Goodreads Giveaways program Thank you to the author andor publisher This is Just A Really Chill Read With Amazing Pictures From Space a really chill read with amazing pictures from space great book to have if you want to relax This is a beautiful book that contains EXUISITE photographs taken from space I really enjoyed it and so did my younger sisters Tim Peake the first British astronaut to complete a spacewalk spent one hundred eighty six days in space aboard the International Space Station during which he spoke to than a million schoolchildren about the wonders of science And took hundreds of stunning photographs of Earth and of the stars These photographs gathered into this exuisite volume capture the glorious splendor of our home planet as they bring s new perspectives of the mountains and deserts of the forests and the oceans From a hundred miles above Earth the view of cities whose lights pierce the darkness of night is magnificent Every page in this amazing collection holds a thrilling new discovery for readers Highly recommended. Tion and inuired ‘Hello is this planet Earth’During his mission Tim conducted numerous ground breaking science experiments and engaged the British public in ingenious ways Tim became the first British astronaut to complete a spacewalk and the first person to run the London marathon in space He spoke to hundreds of thousands of school children back on earth via events such as the Cosmic Classroom live from the ISS engaging over 1 million children during the whole mission He was also involved in other memorable events such as presenting the BRIT Awards live from space in a dinner jacket 24 million people watched Tim blast off and over 2 million fans continue to follow his We Love You, Charlie Freeman updates across social mediaIn theeen’s birthday honours Tim was made a companion of the order of St Michael and St George an award given to those who have given distinguished service overseas or in Tim’s case in spac.
Free download ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub ¶ Tim PeakeRead this review and on my blog The Messy Accident (An ABDL Story) uncovered booksWhilst only a collection of photos from ESA Astronaut Time Peake from whilst he was on the ISS Hello Is This Planet Earth has to got be one of the most thought prokoving books that I was very easily able to get lostHello Is This Planet Earth is very simply set out an Introduction a Timeline of what occurred whilst Peake was on the ISS and the onto the photos Peake arranged the photos into the following sections Night and Day Oceans and Rivers Mountains and Deserts Towns and Cities and Space and HomeEach of the photos sections are eually as stunning and I personally am struggling to say which one is better than the other Each one show the Earth in a different view whether it be the rugged landscapes that mountains form the lines that cities makep or the stars against the Earth s curvature If I was forced to choose one as my favourite it would have to be the Space and Home section Seeing Earth from afar must be indescribable and if I am sure that I am not the only one who would jump at the opportunity to be able
To Go Intogo into coffee table read This is an amazing book and made me even jealous than I already was of astronauts and are able to escape our planet even if only for a short tim. THE OUT OF THE WORLD NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER and WINNER OF THE NON FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR AT THE BRITISH BOOK AWARDS The first book by astronaut Tim Peake a mesmerising collection of over 150 of Tim's stunning photographs that he took on board the International Space Station many of which have not been seen before Includes a personal commentary from Tim Tim’s proceeds received from the book will be donated to The Prince’s Trust 'It's impossible to look down on Earth from space and not be mesmerised by the fragile beauty of our planet' I may have been 400km p but I have never felt closer to Earth than when I was on board the International Space Station I'm delighted to share with you this collection of photographs with some of my thoughts from my mission Although I briefly left the santuary of our planet I rediscovered the wonder of the place we call home Hello is this planet.