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  • A Brief History Of Time
    A Brief History Of Time (English, Paperback) Stephen Hawking

    It begins by reviewing the great theories of the cosmos from Newton to Einstein, before delving into the secrets which still lie at the heart of space and time, from the Big Bang to black holes, via spiral galaxies and strong theory.

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  • Welcome to the Universe
    Welcome to the Universe (English, Hardback) Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss

    An introduction to the cosmos provides information on the latest advancements in astrophysics, including why Pluto is no longer a planet, how stars live and die, and the prospects for intelligent life in the universe.

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  • Turn Left at Orion
    Turn Left at Orion (English, Spiral bound) Guy Consolmagno, Dan M. Davis

    New edition of one of the most popular astronomy books of all time. An ideal beginner's book to the night sky.

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  • A Student's Guide to the Mathematics of Astronomy
    A Student's Guide to the Mathematics of Astronomy (English, Paperback) Daniel Fleisch, Julia Kregenow

    Plain-language explanations and a rich set of supporting material help students understand the mathematical concepts and techniques of astronomy.

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  • The Science Of Discworld II
    The Science Of Discworld II (English, Paperback) Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart

    Acclaimed The Science of Discworld centred around an original Pratchett story about the wizards of Discworld.

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  • A Universe From Nothing
    A Universe From Nothing (English, Paperback) Lawrence Krauss

    A provocative account of the astounding new answers to the most basic philosophical questions: where did the universe come from and how will it end?

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  • Human Universe
    Human Universe (English, Paperback) Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen

    Top ten Sunday Times Bestseller`Engaging, ambitious and creative' GuardianWhere are we? Are we alone? Who are we? Why are we here? What is our future?

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  • Gravity: A Very Short Introduction
    Gravity: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Timothy Clifton

    Gravity is the most immediately familiar of the four fundamental forces of nature, and its effects dominate many of the phenomena commonly observed. Timothy Clifton looks at the development of our understanding of gravity, from Newton's apple to gravitational waves and efforts such as string theory to combine gravity with quantum mechanics.

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  • The Global Transformation of Time
    The Global Transformation of Time (English, Hardback) Vanessa Ogle

    As railways, steamships, and telegraph communications brought distant places into unprecedented proximity, previously minor discrepancies in local time-telling became a global problem. Vanessa Ogle's chronicle of the struggle to standardize clock times and calendars from 1870 to 1950 highlights the many hurdles that proponents of uniformity faced.

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  • You Are the Universe
    You Are the Universe (English, CD-Audio) Deepak Chopra

    New York Times bestselling author Deepak Chopra joins forces with leading physicist Menas Kafatos to explore some of the most important and baffling questions about our place in the world. ...

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  • Kings Dethroned
    Kings Dethroned (Paperback) Gerrard Hickson

    Excerpt from Kings Dethroned: A History of the Evolution of Astronomy From the Time of the Roman Empire Up to the Present Day; Showing It to Be an Amazing Series of Blunders Founded Upon an Error Made in the Second Century B. C ...

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  • Astrobiology: A Very Short Introduction
    Astrobiology: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) David C. Catling

    Astrobiologists study the origin and evolution of life on Earth and the possibility of life beyond Earth; a question that has fascinated scientists for hundreds of years. In this Very Short Introduction, David C. Catling introduces the latest scientific understanding of astrobiology, incorporating aspects of microbiology, geology, and astronomy.

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  • NASA/ESA/Asi Cassini-Huygens
    NASA/ESA/Asi Cassini-Huygens (English, Hardback) Ralph Lorenz

    The descent of the Huygens probe to the frozen surface of Saturn's moon, Titan, in 2005, marks a pinnacle achievement in space exploration - the most distant planetary landing ever made or presently foreseen. The Huygens probe's seven-year voyage through space (past Venus, Earth and Jupiter) attached to the Cassini orbiter, its arrival at Saturn and three-week dormant coast to Saturn's moon,...

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  • Constellation Myths
    Constellation Myths (English, Paperback) Eratosthenes, Hyginus

    This translation brings together ancient classical texts derived from Eratosthenes' handbook of astral mythology, Hyginus' guide to astronomy, and Aratus's astronomical poem Phaenomena to provide a complete collection of Greek astral myths.

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  • Inside PixInsight
    Inside PixInsight (English, Mixed media product) Warren A. Keller

    In this book, Warren Keller reveals the secrets of astro-image processing software PixInsight in a practical and easy to follow manner, allowing the reader to produce stunning astrophotographs from even mediocre data.

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  • Journey of the Universe
    Journey of the Universe (English, Paperback) Brian Thomas Swimme, Mary Evelyn Tucker

    What is our place in the 14-billion-year history of the universe? This book tells the epic story of the universe from an new perspective, weaving the findings of modern science together with enduring wisdom found in the humanistic traditions of the West, China, India, and indigenous peoples.

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  • Astrophysics: A Very Short Introduction
    Astrophysics: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) James Binney

    Astrophysics is said to have been born when Isaac Newton saw an apple drop in his orchard and had the electrifying insight that the Moon falls just like that apple. James Binney shows how the application of physical laws derived on Earth allows us to understand objects that exist on the far side of the Universe.

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  • Your Guide to the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse
    Your Guide to the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse (English, Paperback) Michael E. Bakich

    In this book Astronomy Magazine editor Michael Bakich presents all the information you'll need to be ready for the total solar eclipse that will cross the United States on August 21, 2017.

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  • A Fortunate Universe
    A Fortunate Universe (English, Hardback) Geraint F. Lewis, Luke A. Barnes

    An engaging defence and critique of the various arguments from both science and religion on the fine-tuning of the Universe.

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