WorldCat Identities

Thaller, Michelle

Works: 6 works in 7 publications in 1 language and 325 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Educational films  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Observations 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL862.G6, 629.45
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Michelle Thaller
Women of Goddard : careers in science, technology, engineering & mathematics( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spitzer space telescope( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[1.] An introduction to infrared light as part of the electromagnetic spectrum. [2.] A series of short videos with real-life astronomers answering questions about space. [3.] Launch of Spitzer with multiple camera angles, including thermal infrared. [4.] A collection of animations created to help explain the science done by the Spitzer Space Telescope, to visualize its launch and mission beforehand, and to showcase the stunning images Spitzer has produced. [5.] A video biography of Professor Lyman Spitzer, Jr., told by those who knew him. [6.] A slide show of spectacular images from Spitzer
Observe : Lita Albuquerque, Lynn Aldrich, Dan Goods, George Legrady, Daniel Wheeler( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"OBSERVE has commissioned five contemporary artists to create works of art in collaboration with the science, knowledge, and technology resources of the Spitzer Science Center, a NASA/Caltech-JPL lab managing the infra-red deep-space Spitzer Space Telescope. The project began in August 2007 ..."--Publisher's description
Star formation in the Taurus-Auriga cloud : an analysis of the luminosities of young stellar objects by Michelle Thaller( )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Beyond Our Solar System : Searching for Extrasolar Planets( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Summary of resulting Science Bulletin video: Astrophysicists are discovering new extrasolar planets those outside our Solar System almost daily. NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope (originally called SIRTF, or the Space Infrared Telescope Facility) and AMNH's Lyot Project Coronograph are two of the many technologies uncovering the attributes and evolution of these faraway worlds. The techniques employed by these instruments may one day help answer one of astronomy's reigning mysteries: do any extrasolar planets host life? The feature video relates scientists' hopes for the Spitzer Space Telescope before its launch in 2003. It also gives a firsthand look into the making of the Lyot Project. The feature essays share how these two remarkable technologies are making progress in their goals to seek and understand extrasolar planets
Astronomy by Crash Course( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Plait stated that the course, "will cover basic topics in astronomy like motions in the sky, naked-eye observing, the planets, eclipses, stars, galaxies, and the whole Universe."
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.10 for Spitzer sp ... to 0.71 for Star forma ...)