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Astronomy, space & time

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The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How Hidden Symmetries Shape Reality

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The Universe in the Rearview Mirror: How Hidden Symmetries Shape Reality...

Dave Goldberg

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Mathematical physics

Paperback

Why is the sky dark at night? Is it possible to build a shrink-ray gun? If there is antimatter, can there be antipeople? Why... [more]

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Saturn: A New View

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Saturn: A New View

Laura Lovett, Joan Horvath, Jeff Cuzzi

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Popular astronomy & space

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Features photographs of the planet Saturn taken by the spacecraft Cassini. Accompanying the wealth of imagery are essays on... [more]

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Zoom: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees: How Everything Moves

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Zoom: From Atoms and Galaxies to Blizzards and Bees: How Everything Moves...

Bob Berman

Anthologies (non-poetry); Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Astronomy, space & time; Light (optics); Geophysics

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From the speed of light to moving mountains--and everything in between--ZOOM explores how the universe and its objects move.... [more]

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An Introduction to Star Formation

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An Introduction to Star Formation

Derek Ward-Thompson, Anthony P. Whitworth

Mathematics & Sciences; Galaxies & stars

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Ideal for students and researchers alike, this advanced textbook provides a complete overview of star formation. [more]

$84.95

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Just Six Numbers: The Deep Forces that Shape the Universe

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Just Six Numbers: The Deep Forces that Shape the Universe

Martin Rees

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

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Astronomer Royal Martin Rees shows how the behaviour and origins of the universe can be explained by just six numbers. [more]

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Starmus

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Starmus

Garik Israelian , Brian May

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Aerospace & aviation technology

Hardback

<p>Never before has such an ambitious series of talks, articles, and recollections&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">been... [more]

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How Far is Deep Space -

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How Far is Deep Space -

Guy Holt

Astronomy, space & time; The natural world, country life & pets; Children's & Educational

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This is the book that begins on page one at the surface of the Earth and, as you turn the pages, takes the reader out through... [more]

$27.95

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New Space Frontiers: Venturing into Earth Orbit and Beyond

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New Space Frontiers: Venturing into Earth Orbit and Beyond

Piers Bizony

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Astronautics

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Through gorgeous photography and engaging writing, noted space and science author Piers Bizony speculates beyond just today's... [more]

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The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts

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The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts...

Sarah Dry

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics

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The untold story of Newton's private papers, hidden for centuries, sold for a pittance and then painstakingly reconstructed... [more]

$38.95

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Encyclopedia of the Solar System

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Encyclopedia of the Solar System

Torrence Johnson, Doris Breuer

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets

Hardback

Presents a framework for understanding the origin and evolution of the solar system, historical discoveries, and details about... [more]

$212.95

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The Perfect Theory

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The Perfect Theory

Pedro G. Ferreira

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

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An engaging popular history of Einstein's General Theory of Relativity, taking in the sheer magnificence of its discovery,... [more]

$32.99

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Cosmos

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Cosmos

Carl Sagan

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe

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Originally published: New York: Random House, 1980. [more]

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The Handy Astronomy Answer Book

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The Handy Astronomy Answer Book

PhD, Charles Liu

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

Paperback

<p>From planetary movements and the exploration of our solar system to black holes and dark matter, this&nbsp;<span style="line-height:... [more]

$28.99

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Our Sun: Biography of a Star

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Our Sun: Biography of a Star

Christopher Cooper

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets

Hardback

Our Sun reveals the science behind the sun, traces its impact on human history, and reveals its growing importance to our... [more]

$44.99

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Space - Cube Book

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Space - Cube Book

Marcello D'Angelo

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe

Hardback

In this volume you will discover that the universe is still filled with questions and mysteries, continues to expand, is composed... [more]

$44.99

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Universe From Nothing

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Universe From Nothing

Lawrence Krauss

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

A provocative account of the astounding new answers to the most basic philosophical questions: where did the universe come... [more]

$22.99

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Primordial Cosmology

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Primordial Cosmology

Patrick Peter, Jean-Philippe Uzan

Mathematics & Sciences; Theoretical & mathematical astronomy; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Cosmology & the universe; Particle & high-energy physics

Paperback

The book provides an extensive survey of all the physics necessary to understand the current developments in the field of... [more]

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Meteorites: Witnesses of the Origin of the Solar System

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Meteorites: Witnesses of the Origin of the Solar System

Franz Brandstatter, Ludovic Ferriere, Christian Koberl

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets

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Presents the only witnesses of the origin of the solar system (and the Earth) available to mankind - the meteorites. [more]

$85.00

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The Stones and the Stars: Building Scotland's Newest Megalith

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The Stones and the Stars: Building Scotland's Newest Megalith

Duncan Lunan

Archaeology; Cultural studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Geology & the lithosphere; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

In a fascinating and unique account of the construction of Britain's first stone circle for 3000 years, the project's director... [more]

$64.95

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Picturing the Cosmos

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Picturing the Cosmos

Elizabeth A Kessler

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods

Paperback

The vivid, dramatic images of distant stars and galaxies taken by the Hubble Space Telescope have come to define how we visualize... [more]

$34.99

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Wonders of Life

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Wonders of Life

Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

What is Life? Where did it come from? Why does it end? [more]

$45.00

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Hubble's Universe: Greatest Discoveries and Latest Images

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Hubble's Universe: Greatest Discoveries and Latest Images

Terence Dickinson, Ray Villard

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

The Hubble Space Telescope combines instant name recognition with the production of consistently spectacular astronomical... [more]

$54.99

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How to Observe the Sun Safely

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How to Observe the Sun Safely

Lee Macdonald

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Astrophysics

Paperback

How to Observe the Sun Safely [more]

$61.95

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The Andromeda Galaxy and the Rise of Modern Astronomy

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The Andromeda Galaxy and the Rise of Modern Astronomy

Professor David Schultz

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Galaxies & stars; Astrophysics

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Messier's M31, the Andromeda Galaxy, is the only extragalactic object visible to the naked eye, and retains an almost mystical... [more]

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Planetary Nebulae and How to Observe Them

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Planetary Nebulae and How to Observe Them

Martin Griffiths

Mathematics & Sciences; Galaxies & stars; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

This book is for amateur astronomers who want to go beyond the Messier objects, concentrating on one of the most beautiful... [more]

$62.95

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