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  • Knowledge Encyclopedia Space! by DK
    Knowledge Encyclopedia Space! (English, Hardback) DK

    Packed with amazing space facts and NASA images, this book reveals the wonders of the cosmos, from black holes to the big bang. It is suitable for projects or kids interested in the wonders of space, covering every (known) inch of our solar system, galaxy and universe.

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  • A Brief History Of Time by Stephen Hawking
    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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  • See Inside Space
    See Inside Space (English, Hardback)

    Helps readers explore the furthest reaches of our universe, learning how it began and our place among the stars. This book includes double page spreads of the Big Bang, how the first suns and planets were formed and our very own solar system.

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  • Welcome to the Universe by Neil deGrasse Tyson
    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.

    $30.09 $39.95
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  • On the Future by Martin Rees
    On the Future (English, Hardback) Martin Rees

    "A world-renowned scientist and the best-selling author of ""Our Final Hour"" offers a provocative and inspiring look at the future of humanity and science, arguing that humans must think differently and harness technologies in the correct way to ensure their survival."

    $17.06 $19.96
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  • The Cosmic Hologram by Jude Currivan
    The Cosmic Hologram (English, Paperback) Jude Currivan

    How holographic patterns of information underlie our physical reality

    $14.38 $16.95

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  • Conjuring the Universe by Peter Atkins
    Conjuring the Universe (English, Hardback) Peter Atkins

    The marvellous complexity of the Universe emerges from several deep laws and a handful of fundamental constants that fix its shape, scale, and destiny. Peter Atkins identifies the minimum decisions that would be needed for the Universe to behave as it does, arguing that the laws of Nature can spring from very little. Or perhaps from nothing at all.

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  • Student's Guides: A Student's Guide to General Relativity by Norman Gray
    Student's Guides: A Student's Guide to General Relativity (English, Paperback) Norman Gray

    This compact guide presents key features of general relativity to help students understand its core ideas and the basics of differential geometry. It describes how general covariance and the equivalence principle motivate Einstein's theory of gravitation and introduces the mathematical technology which allows us to understand Einstein's equations.

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  • Constellation Myths by Eratosthenes
    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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  • A Briefer History of Time by Stephen Hawking
    A Briefer History of Time (English, Paperback) Stephen Hawking, Leonard Mlodinow

    Stephen Hawking's worldwide bestseller, A Brief History of Time, has been a landmark volume in scientific writing. Like prior editions of the book-but even more so - A Briefer History of Time will guide nonscientists everywhere in the ongoing search for the tantalizing secrets at the heart of time and space.

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  • Sacred Geometry by Miranda Lundy
    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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  • The Illustrated Brief History Of Time by Stephen Hawking
    The Illustrated Brief History Of Time (English, Hardback) Stephen Hawking

    Features over one hundred and fifty colour illustrations that have been specially commissioned to help the reader understand what have become popular mythic images of our century, but which nonetheless remain difficult, abstract ideas to grasp.

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  • Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You by Marcus Chown
    Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt You (English, Paperback) Marcus Chown

    The two towering achievements of modern physics are quantum theory and Einstein's general theory of relativity.

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  • The Cosmic Mystery Tour by Nicholas Mee
    The Cosmic Mystery Tour (English, Hardback) Nicholas Mee

    How did the universe begin? What are gravitational waves all about? Will we find life on other planets? The Cosmic Mystery Tour is a brilliant, entertaining introduction to the discoveries of physics and astronomy. Stories, explanations, and illustrations open up the exciting frontiers of science to any beginner.

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

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

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  • The Planet Factory by Elizabeth Tasker
    The Planet Factory (English, Paperback) Elizabeth Tasker

    Twenty years ago, the search for planets--and life--outside the solar system was a job restricted to science fiction writers. It is now one of the most rapidly growing fields in astronomy, with thousands of these "exoplanets" discovered so far. The detection of these worlds has only been possible in the last decade, with the number of discoveries increasing enormously over the last year...

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  • The Little Book of Black Holes by Steven S. Gubser
    The Little Book of Black Holes (English, Hardback) Steven S. Gubser, Frans Pretorius

    Examines the physics of black holes, exploring such topics as both theories of relativity, the concept of Hawking radiation, and the detection of gravitational waves.

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  • Universe Manual by David M. Harland
    Universe Manual (English, Hardback) David M. Harland

    Universe Owners' Workshop Manual addresses themes in astronomy over the last few hundred years by which we came to understand the origin and evolution of the universe at large, the processes by which planetary systems form, and the chances of life being ubiquitous. Subplots and disputes between eminent figures that are merely alluded to here will be fully explored in the text.

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  • Journey of the Universe by Brian Thomas Swimme
    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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  • A Little Book of Coincidence in the Solar System by John Martineau
    A Little Book of Coincidence in the Solar System (English, Paperback) John Martineau

    The solar system has long been suspected of hiding secret mysterious relationships and patterns. From the earliest known times people have studied the motions of the planets. Now, just when we thought there were no more surprises left, John Martineau introduces the solar system in a new way.

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