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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    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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    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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    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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    A Question and Answer Guide to Astronomy (English, Paperback) Carol Christian, Jean-Rene Roy

    This book gives simple yet rigorous answers to hundreds of astronomical questions, for anyone who has ever wondered about the cosmos.

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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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    Constellation Myths (Multiple languages, 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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    Worlds in Collision (English, Paperback) Immanuel Velikovsky

    Velikovsky presents the revolutionary results of his 10-year-long interdisciplinary research into modern catastrophism based on eyewitness reports by ancestors, which shook the doctrine of uniformity of geology as well as Darwin's theory of evolution.

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    Astrobiology: A Very Short Introduction (Multiple languages, 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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    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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  • The Hidden Reality (Paperback) Brian Greene

    Explores our scientific understanding of the universe, the 'string theory' that might hold the key to unifying nature's laws, and our continuing quest to know more. This book shows, ours may be just one universe among many, like endless reflections in a mirror.

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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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    Astrophysics (Multiple languages, 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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    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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    Asteroid Hunters (Hardback) Carrie Nugent

    Dr Carrie Nugent is obsessed with hunting asteroids. For the first time, we could have the knowlege to prevent a natural disaster epic in scale: an asteroid hitting Earth.

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    The Cosmic Hologram (English, Paperback) Jude Currivan

    How holographic patterns of information underlie our physical reality

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