Space shuttle Endeavour brings its fascinating history to life through a journey to space with a young boy Jojo. Exploring space with the shuttle, Jojo learns about Endeavour’s extraordinary contribution to space science, and its famous service missions including the Hubble Space Telescope. The book also features stunning NASA photos, fun facts, famous firsts and quizzes to inspire kids in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
About the Author:
John D. Olivas
John “Danny” Olivas, PhD, PE, is a former NASA astronaut. Dr. Olivas, one of only seven Hispanics to fly in space, has traveled more than 11.6 million miles in space, on two U.S. Space Shuttle missions, STS-117 on Atlantis and STS-128 on Discovery, to the International Space Station. His other NASA missions include living at the bottom of the ocean in an underwater habitat, surviving the frozen Arctic, trekking across the mountains of Wyoming and sailing the sea of Cortez.