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  • NASA
    NASA Saturn V Manual 2016 (English, Hardback) W. David Woods

    Few launch vehicles are as iconic and distinctive as NASA's behemoth rocket, the Saturn V, and none left such a lasting impression on those who watched it ascend.

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    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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  • Welcome
    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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    Cosmigraphics (English, Hardback) Michael Benson

    Brilliant author Michael Benson presents a visual history of the universe.

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  • Northern
    Northern Lights (English, Paperback) Polly Evans

    Northern Lights Travel Guide - Holiday and travel advice about where and when to see the Northern Lights, covering Sweden, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Greenland, Canada, Alaska. Also advice on photographing the Northern Lights, what to wear, forecasting Northern Lights, the science of the aurora, and tour operators offering Northern Lights packages.

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

    Where are we? Are we alone? Who are we? Why are we here? What is our future?

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

    Tells the story about the wizards of Discworld. Weaving together a fast-paced Discworld novelette with scientific commentary on the evolution and development of the human mind, culture, language, art, and science, this title presents a fresh view of the world we live in.

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  • Stargazing
    Stargazing For Dummies (English, Paperback) Steve Owens

    Reach for the stars Stargazing is the practice of observing the night sky and its contents - from constellations through to planets and galaxies. Stars and other night sky objects can be seen with the naked eye, or seen in greater numbers and in more detail with binoculars or a telescope.

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    Photography: Night Sky (English, Paperback) Jennifer Wu, James Martin $20.75 $21.95
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  • Philip's
    Philip's Month-by-Month Stargazing 2017 (Paperback) Heather Couper, Nigel Henbest

    A month-by-month guide to the northern-hemisphere night sky for 2017, written by the internationally known astronomy writers and broadcasters Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest.

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  • Your
    Your Guide to the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse 2016 (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. In this one resource you’ll find out where the eclipse will occur, how to observe it safely, what you’ll experience during the eclipse, the best equipment to choose, how to photograph the event, detailed...

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    Inside Pixinsight 2016 (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. As the first comprehensive post-processing platform to be created by astro-imagers for astro-imagers, it has for many replaced the generic graphics editors as the software of...

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  • How
    How to Read Water (English, Hardback) Tristan Gooley

    From the author of The Lost Art of Reading Nature’s Signs and The Natural Navigator: a guide to the hidden world of water—from puddles to oceans—with skills, tips, and useful observations to help you navigate—and understand—the landscape around you In his eye-opening books The Lost Art of Reading Nature’s Signs and The Natural Navigator, Tristan Gooley helped readers reconnect with nature by finding direction from the trees, stars, clouds, and more. Now, he turns his attention to our most abundant—yet perhaps least understood—resource.   Distilled from his far-flung adventures—sailing solo across the Atlantic, navigating with Omani tribespeople, canoeing in Borneo, and walking in his own backyard—Gooley shares hundreds of techniques in How to Read Water. Readers will:  Find north using puddlesForecast the weather from wavesDecode the colors of pondsSpot dangerous water in the darkDecipher wave patterns on beaches, and more!

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  • Journey
    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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  • Death
    Death by Black Hole (English, Paperback) Neil deGrasse Tyson

    With ease and originality, Tyson illuminates topics ranging from the linguistic merits of astrophysics to the limits of our five senses to the search for life in the universe.

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  • Facts
    Facts from Space! (English, Paperback) Dean Regas

    From the sun's super-hot core to the many moons of Neptune, we're traveling to the far reaches of our solar system and beyond!

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  • Stargazers'
    Stargazers' Almanac: A Monthly Guide to the Stars and Planets 2017 (Paperback) Bob Mizon

    A beautiful illustrated monthly guide to exploring the stars and planets without a telescope.

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  • Black
    Black Holes: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Katherine M. Blundell

    In this Very Short Introduction, Katherine Blundell looks at the seemingly paradoxical, mysterious, and intriguing phenomena of astrophysical black holes. Outlining what a black hole actually is and how they are characterised, she separates the scientific fact from science fiction, and demonstrates the interesting role they play in the cosmos.

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  • Observer's
    Observer's Notebook (English, Record book) Princeton Architectural Press

    A new family of cloth-covered lined notebooks which include inspiring diagrams and illustrations, plus engaging charts to use in the practice of observing and recording everyday life

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