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Scott Cluthe Lifts Off for Points Known and Unknown when he is joined by Kimberly Archad & Megan Watzke with NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory. Located at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory in Cambridge, Massachusettes the new book Your Ticket to the Universe takes us on a visual and written trip to the most interesting stops in the known Cosmos. 

KIMBERLY K. ARCAND and MEGAN WATZKE have a combined thirty years of experience working to bring the wonders of the cosmos to the public. Megan is the press officer and Kim is the media coordinator for NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory, which has its headquarters at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory in Cambridge, Massachusetts. They are the authors of dozens of published media articles and scholarly journal articles.

Fasten your seat belt, sit back, relax, and enjoy this well-organized tour of the cosmos with your expert tour guides, Megan Watzke and Kimberly K. Arcand of NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory. In this book, they provide all the best views of the Universe, with gorgeous photography taken by the Hubble, Chandra, and Spitzer space telescopes. Your tour begins on Earth, then to the Moon and the Sun before stopping at all the major attractions in our Solar System. Your guides provide informative and entertaining explanations as you soar across the Milky Way, collide with galaxies near and far, experience the gravitational effects of dark matter, and ponder mysterious cosmic energies. You will discover so much by trip’s end and will be further amazed by how much is left to be explored in this vast Universe.