Professor, Arizona State University, School of Earth and Space Exploration
|Discovering Mars: A History of Observation and Exploration of the Red Planet
Historian William Sheehan and astronomer and planetary scientist Jim Bell combine their talents to tell a unique story of what we’ve learned by studying Mars through evolving technologies. What the eye sees as a mysterious red dot wandering through the sky becomes a blurry mirage of apparent seas, continents, and canals as viewed through Earth-based telescopes.Purchase from Univ. of Arizona Press
|Hubble Legacy: 30 Years of Discoveries and Images
"Light seems to emanate from every page of “Hubble Legacy,” its pictures digitally enhanced to electrify the color palette.“ -- Wall St. Journal Holiday Book Guide, 2020Purchase Hubble Legacy from Barnes & Noble
|The Earth Book: From the Beginning to the End of our Planet, 250 Milestones in the History of Earth Science
A beautifully illustrated presentation of 250 milestones in the history of our home planet, from celebrated geologist and planetary scientist Jim Bell.
|The Ultimate Interplanetary Travel Guide: A Futuristic Journey Through the Cosmos
Do you dream of traveling to other worlds? This visually spectacular book brings you closer to an interplanetary voyage than ever before!
|The Interstellar Age: Inside the Forty-Year Voyager Mission
“In THE INTERSTELLAR AGE Professor Jim Bell celebrates Voyager--NASA's most famous space probe. Bell not only shines as a leading planetary scientist, you get the sneaky feeling he knew the probe personally, serving in this case as Voyager's personal biographer...” --Neil deGrasse TysonPurchase The Interstellar Age at Penguin.com
|The Space Book: 250 Milestones in the History of Space & AstronomyPurchase The Space Book from Amazon.com|
"The next best thing to landing on the Moon." Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 astronautPurchase Moon 3D on Amazon
|Postcards from Mars
"Postcards From Mars is a masterpiece. It promises the future for all of us." Ray Bradbury, author of The Martian Chronicles and Fahrenheit 451Purchase Postcards From Mars at Amazon.com
"See this other world like no one before you could" Bill Nye, "The Science Guy"Purchase Mars 3D at Amazon.com