Astronomy, space & time books

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

    Was there a beginning of time? Could time run backwards? Is the universe infinite or does it have boundaries? This book examines these questions. 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.

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

    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.    What happens when modern science reaches a crucial turning point that challenges everything we know about reality? In this brilliant, timely, and practical work, Chopra and Kafatos tell us that we've...

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  • Sacred Geometry (English, Paperback) Miranda Lundy

    Sacred geometry is one of the oldest subjects on Earth, from the great Pyramid to Gothic Architecture to modern design, certain timeless and universal principles have been studied, contemplated and put to use. This book covers the golden section, two-dimensional grids and more.

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  • Why Time Flies (English, Hardback) Alan Burdick

    A brilliant, witty, and thought-provoking trip by The New Yorker’s science and tech editor and National Book Award finalist as he attempts to understand his interior clock, what we know about time, and why we are all so fascinated by its passing.Why does time slow down when we’re bored, speed up in the summer, and fly by as we get older? From the very beginning of time, we have wondered about...

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  • A Universe from Nothing (English, Paperback) Lawrence M. 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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  • Welcome to the Universe (English, Hardback) Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss

    Welcome to the Universe is a personal guided tour of the cosmos by three of today's leading astrophysicists. Inspired by the enormously popular introductory astronomy course that Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss, and J. Richard Gott taught together at Princeton, this book covers it all--from planets, stars, and galaxies to black holes, wormholes, and time travel. Describing the...

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  • A Student's Guide to the Mathematics of Astronomy (English, Paperback) Daniel A. 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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  • Astronomy For Dummies (English, Paperback) Stephen P. Maran

    The fun and easy way to explore the night sky Do you know the difference between a red giant and a white dwarf? From asteroids to black holes, this easy-to-understand guide takes you on a grand tour of the universe.

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  • You Are the Universe (English, Hardback) 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.    What happens when modern science reaches a crucial turning point that challenges everything we know about reality? In this brilliant, timely, and practical work, Chopra and Kafatos tell us that we've...

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  • 2017 Guide to the Night Sky (English, Paperback) Fellow Storm Dunlop, Wil Tirion

    The ideal resource for all sky events in 2017, including the full solar eclipse.

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Origins of Everything in 100 Pages, More or Less (English, Hardback) David Bercovici

    Covering 13.8 billion years in some 100 pages, a calculatedly concise, wryly intelligent history of everything, from the Big Bang to the advent of human civilization

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  • Subquantum Kinetics (English, Paperback) Paul A. LaViolette

    Addresses such questions as: Is the universe really expanding? What produces the cosmological redshift? Do black holes really exist? What makes stars pulsate? Why do blue supergiants produce supernova explosions? What powers galactic core explosions?

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  • Eyes on the Sky (English, Hardback) Francis Graham-Smith

    Astronomy is experiencing a golden age, with a new generation of innovative telescopes yielding a flood of information on the Universe. This book traces the development of telescopes from Galileo to the present day, and explains the basic principles of telescopes that operate in different parts of electromagnetic spectrum.

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  • Cosmic War (English, Paperback) Joseph P. Farrell

    Presents the history of the Exploded Planet hypothesis. Rejecting naturalist and materialist assumptions of catastrophism forwarded by other researchers, this work asserts that the causes are based in ancient myths of a Cosmic War in the heavens.

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  • The Created Cosmos (English, Hardback) Dr Danny Faulkner $16.60 $19.99
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