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Astronomy 2015 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

Astronomy 2015 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

Ken Wallace, Glenn Dawes, Peter Northfield

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

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This annual gem (produced each year since 1991) continues to take the Australian stargazer on a wondrous journey of the night... [more]

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Is There Life on Mars? The 20 Big Universe Questions

Is There Life on Mars? The 20 Big Universe Questions

Stuart Clark

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe

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Answers to the 20 biggest questions about cosmology, astronomy and the wonders of the universe. [more]

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2014 Australasian Sky Guide

2014 Australasian Sky Guide

Nick Lomb

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space

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Compact, easy to use and reliable, this popular guide contains everything you need to know about the southern night sky with... [more]

$16.95

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Extreme Cosmos: A Guided Tour of the Fastest, Brightest, Hottest, Heaviest, Oldest, and Most Amazing Aspects of Our Universe

Extreme Cosmos: A Guided Tour of the Fastest, Brightest, Hottest, Heaviest,...

Bryan Gaensler

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

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A star-gazer since childhood, astronomer Gaensler has not lost his wide-eyed fascination with the stars. In this engaging,... [more]

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Time Reborn: From the Crisis in Physics to the Future of the Universe

Time Reborn: From the Crisis in Physics to the Future of the Universe

Lee Smolin

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics

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Nothing seems more real than time passing. We experience life as a succession of moments. But just as some of us see God as... [more]

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

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

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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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Starlight Detectives: How Astronomers, Inventors, and Eccentrics Discovered the Modern Universe

Starlight Detectives: How Astronomers, Inventors, and Eccentrics Discovered...

Alan W. Hirshfeld

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; History of engineering & technology; Popular astronomy & space

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A wondrous tale of cosmic exploration and the colorful characters who ushered astronomy into the modern age [more]

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Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission

Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission

Marc Kaufman, Elon Musk

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

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Mars Up Close presents the story of the Curiosity Mission from the inside - showcasing the people, the technology and the... [more]

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The Universe Within: A Scientific Adventure

The Universe Within: A Scientific Adventure

Neil Shubin

Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Geology & the lithosphere; Rocks, minerals & fossils

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What links the birth of the moon to our body clocks? How did the creation of the Atlantic Ocean affect how we have children?... [more]

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Finding Longitude: How Ships, Clocks and Stars Helped Solve the Longitude Problem

Finding Longitude: How Ships, Clocks and Stars Helped Solve the Longitude...

National Maritime Museum, Richard Dunn, Rebekah Higgitt

Maritime history; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Geodesy & surveying for maps & charts; Precision instruments manufacture

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Official publication of the National Maritime Museum's exhibition Ships, Clocks and Stars: The Quest for Longitude . [more]

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The Cosmic Cocktail: Three Parts Dark Matter

The Cosmic Cocktail: Three Parts Dark Matter

Katherine Freese

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Physics

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The ordinary atoms that make up the known universe - from our bodies and the air we breathe to the planets and stars - constitute... [more]

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The Geometry of Kerr Black Holes

The Geometry of Kerr Black Holes

Barrett O'Neill

Mathematics & Sciences; Galaxies & stars; Astrophysics

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Suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students of mathematics as well as for physicists, this unique monograph... [more]

$39.95

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Nearest Star: The Surprising Science of Our Sun

Nearest Star: The Surprising Science of Our Sun

Leon Golub, Jay M. Pasachoff

Mathematics & Sciences; Solar system: the Sun & planets

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An authoritative and readable introduction to the Sun, our nearest star, from two experienced astronomers, for general science... [more]

$34.95

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The Perfect Theory: A Century of Geniuses and the Battle Over General Relativity

The Perfect Theory: A Century of Geniuses and the Battle Over General Relativity...

Professor Pedro G. Ferreira

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

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Albert Einstein's General Theory of Relativity is possibly the most perfect intellectual achievement in modern physics. Anything... [more]

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Gravity's Engines: The Other Side of Black Holes

Gravity's Engines: The Other Side of Black Holes

Caleb A. Scharf

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe

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Traces the two hundred year history of our attempts to discover the nature of black holes. This title reveals how these giant... [more]

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30-Second Astronomy: The 50 Most Mindblowing Discoveries in Astronomy, Each Explained in Half a Minute

30-Second Astronomy: The 50 Most Mindblowing Discoveries in Astronomy, Each...

Martin Rees

Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space; Children's & Educational

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The 50 most cosmic concepts, each explained in half a minute. [more]

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Our Mathematical Universe: My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality

Our Mathematical Universe: My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality

Max Tegmark

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

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Where do we come from? What makes the universe the way it is? In essence, why are we here? With dazzling clarity, the author... [more]

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Space Has No Frontier: The Terrestrial Life and Times of Bernard Lovell

Space Has No Frontier: The Terrestrial Life and Times of Bernard Lovell...

John Bromely-Davenport

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods

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The biography of the late, great Sir Bernard Lovell, the Isaac Newton of radio astronomy . The life of this modern Renaissance... [more]

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Galileo: Watcher of the Skies

Galileo: Watcher of the Skies

David Wootton

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time

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Galileo (1564-1642) is one of the most important and controversial figures in the history of science. Tackling Galileo as... [more]

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The Universe Within: The Deep History of the Human Body

The Universe Within: The Deep History of the Human Body

Neil Shubin

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Evolution; Human biology; Earth sciences

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From one of our finest and most popular science writers, the bestselling author of Your Inner Fish, comes the answer to... [more]

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The Explainer: From Deja Vu to Why the Sky is Blue, and Other Conundrums

The Explainer: From Deja Vu to Why the Sky is Blue, and Other Conundrums...

CSIRO Publishing

Society & Social Sciences; Personal & public health; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Chemistry; Earth sciences; Applied ecology; Management of land & natural resources; Technology, Engineering & Agriculture; Wildlife: mammals

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A collection of The Conversation's 'Monday's Medical Myths' and 'The Explainer' articles, answering the questions on everyone's... [more]

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Astrobiology: A Very Short Introduction

Astrobiology: A Very Short Introduction

David C. Catling

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; Ecological science, the Biosphere

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Astrobiologists study the origin and evolution of life on Earth and the possibility of life beyond Earth; a question that... [more]

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Science Set Free: 10 Paths to New Discovery

Science Set Free: 10 Paths to New Discovery

Rupert Sheldrake Ph.D.

Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science; Cosmology & the universe; Physics

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The bestselling author of Dogs That Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home offers an intriguing new assessment of modern-day... [more]

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Unseen Cosmos: The Universe in Radio

Unseen Cosmos: The Universe in Radio

Francis Graham-Smith

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Radio technology; Space science

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Radio telescopes have transformed our understanding of the Universe. Pulsars, quasars, Big Bang cosmology: all are discoveries... [more]

$38.95

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A Student's Guide to the Mathematics of Astronomy

A Student's Guide to the Mathematics of Astronomy

Daniel Fleisch, Julia Kregenow

Mathematics & Sciences; Theoretical & mathematical astronomy; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

Plain-language explanations and a rich set of supporting material help students understand the mathematical concepts and techniques... [more]

$46.95

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