A Teenage Girl And Her Fellow Bright Sparks Must Do What It Takes To Stay Alive And Achieve Success In This Sequel To Moon BeamBarbara Winton And The Rest Of The Bright Sparks, Dr Keegan Bright S Team Of Young Scientists, Find Themselves Facing A Challenge That Will Test All Of Their Scientific Skills And Personal Courage They Are Competing In The First Ever Race To Completely Circle The Moon The Sparks, And Twenty Five Other Teams, Have To Count On One Another As They Face Thousands Of Kilometers Of Unknown Dangers, Where Even A Simple Accident Can Have Fatal Consequences They Form Close Friendships With Racers From All Over Earth, But Also Have To Deal With Former Spark, Pam, A Mysterious And Threatening Figure Whose Departure From The Sparks Program Is Shrouded In Mystery While The Sparks Compete In The Race, Dr Bright Himself Is Part Of A Groundbreaking Project To Seek Out Rare Minerals Underneath A Crater On The Far Side Of The Moon, In The Airless, Frozen Depths Beneath The Lunar Surface, Disaster Strikes On The Thinly Settled Moon Only The Bright Sparks May Be Close Enough Help Him The Young Scientist Find Themselves Not Only Racing For Victory, But To Save Their Beloved Mentor
Travis Shane Taylor is a born and bred southerner and resides just outside Huntsville, Alabama He has a Doctorate in Optical Science and Engineering, a Master s degree in Physics, a Master s degree in Aerospace Engineering, all from the University of Alabama in Huntsville a Master s degree in Astronomy from the Univ of Western Sydney, and a Bachelor s degree in Electrical Engineering from Auburn University He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Alabama.Dr Taylor has worked on various programs for the Department of Defense and NASA for the past sixteen years He is currently working on several advanced propulsion concepts, very large space telescopes, space based beamed energy systems, future combat technologies and systems, and next generation space launch concepts He is also involved with multiple MASINT, SIGINT, IMINT, and HUMINT concept studies.He has published over 25 papers and the appendix on solar sailing in the 2nd edition of Deep Space Probes by Greg Matloff.His first science fiction novel is, Warp Speed, and his second is The Quantum Connection published by Baen Publishing He is also working on two different series with best selling author John Ringo also by Baen Publishing He has several other works of both fiction and nonfiction ongoing.Travis is also a Black Belt martial artist, a private pilot, a SCUBA diver, races mountain and road bikes, competed in triathlons, and has been the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of several hard rock bands He currently lives with his wife Karen, his daughter Kalista Jade, two dogs Stevie and Wesker, and his cat Kuro.
- 320 pages
- Moon Tracks
- Travis S. Taylor
- 04 March 2019 Travis S. Taylor