My Librarian Susanne: Lost in space

New Earth
New Earth By Bova, Ben (Book - 2013 ) SF BOVA 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:All alone in a crowd might best describe the crew of scientists sent to explore the recently discovered 'new earth'. The natives look and act like humans but....something is not quite right.

The Outer Limits
The Outer Limits Volume 1 the Original Series (DVD - 2007 ) DVD SciFi OUTER1 All copies in use. Availability details
2001 A Space Odyssey By Clarke, Arthur C. (eBook - 2012 ) Click here to access Overdrive title »

Annotation:Dave thought he was alone on the his computer-controlled spaceship- but now he hears another more sinister voice, and it's telling him what to do.

172 Hours on the Moon
172 Hours on the Moon A Novel By Harstad, Johan (eBook - 2012 ) Check availability»

Annotation:In 2019, teens Mia, Antoine, and Midori are selected to join experienced astronauts on a NASA mission to the once top-secret moon base, DARLAH 2. Meanwhile in a Florida nursing home, a former astronaut struggles to warn someone of the terrible danger there.

Moon (DVD - 2009 ) DVD SciFi MOON Available in some locations

Annotation:Working all by himself on the far side of the moon, Sam Bell is nearing the end of his 3 year contract when he begins to realize that talking to himself is not the worst consequence of having no human contact.

Gravity (Blu-ray Disc - 2014 ) BLU Drama GRAVITY All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 8 on 51 copies

Annotation:A chance accident sends Dr. Ryan Stone careening out into space. The deafening silence tells her she has lost any link to Earth and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left, and the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space.

The Explorer
The Explorer By Smythe, J. P. (Book - 2013 ) SF SMYTHE 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:What begins as an exciting experience for journalist Cormack Easton quickly turns to terror as the space mission he is traveling with is abandoned by Mission Control and members of the crew begin dying.

The Martian
The Martian A Novel By Weir, Andy (eBook - 2014 ) Downloadable ebook Click here to access the OverDrive title »

Annotation:Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he's sure he'll be the first person to die there.

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The US space program may be defunct, but readers are still interested in what goes on in the vast airless darkness of space. They are also interested in what happens to a person who is left there completely alone. Authors are interested in it too. Here is a booklist that will safely take you where no man has gone before or woman either!

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