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  • NASA Saturn V Manual 2016
    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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  • Welcome to the Universe
    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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  • 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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  • Cosmigraphics
    Cosmigraphics (English, Hardback) Michael Benson

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

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  • Northern Lights
    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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  • Stargazing for Dummies
    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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  • 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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  • Photography: Night Sky
    Photography: Night Sky (English, Paperback) Jennifer Wu, James Martin $19.02 $21.95
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  • Your Guide to the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse 2016
    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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  • NASA Voyager 1 & 2 Owners' Workshop Manual
    NASA Voyager 1 & 2 Owners' Workshop Manual (English, Hardback) Christopher Riley

    Voyager 1 has recently crossed the boundary of our solar system and passed into interstellar space, and Voyager 2 is likely to follow suit, on a different path, between 2016 and 2017. The two Voyager probes will continue to transmit details of discoveries beyond our solar system until at least 2020.

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  • Philip's Month-by-Month Stargazing 2017
    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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  • Astrophotography
    Astrophotography (English, Paperback) Thierry Legault

    Offers information on the art and techniques of astrophotography, from night-scene imaging of constellations, star trails, eclipses, and polar auroras to using specialized equipment for lunar, planetary, solar, and deep-sky imaging.

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  • Inside Pixinsight 2016
    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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  • NASA Gemini Owners' Workshop Manual
    NASA Gemini Owners' Workshop Manual (English, Hardback) David Woods, David Harland

    An insight into NASA's Gemini spacecraft, the precursor to Apollo and the key to the Moon NASA's Gemini space flight programme followed on from the pioneering Mercury missions which put the first US astronauts into space.

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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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  • Apollo 13 Manual
    Apollo 13 Manual (Hardback) David Baker

    On 13 April 1970, Apollo 13 suffered a near-catastrophic explosion. The planned lunar landing was instantly called off and the new challenge was to get the spacecraft safely back to Earth. When the carbon dioxide in the three astronauts' exhaled breath threatened to asphyxiate them, the crew improvised a filter device, which had been tested in Mission Control, to make the air breathable. Only...

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  • Expanding Universe
    Expanding Universe (Multiple languages, Hardback) Owen Edwards

    The Hubble Telescope has changed not only the face of astronomy, but also our very sense of being in the universe, on the 25th anniversary of its launch into low-earth orbit, TASCHEN celebrates its most breathtaking deep space images both as scientific feats and as photographic masterpieces.

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  • How to Read Water
    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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  • Black Holes: A Very Short Introduction
    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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