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New Solar System: Ice Worlds, Moons, and Planets Redefined

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New Solar System: Ice Worlds, Moons, and Planets Redefined

Patricia Daniels, Robert Burnham

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

Hardback

Offers information that challenges the reader with did-you-know surprises: the Sun's true temperature and timeline; an inside... [more]

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Astronomy 2015 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

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Astronomy 2015 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

Ken Wallace, Glenn Dawes, Peter Northfield

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

Paperback

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

$27.95

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The Edge of the Sky: All You Need to Know About the All-There-is

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The Edge of the Sky: All You Need to Know About the All-There-is

Roberto Trotta

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Astrophysics

Hardback

A unique blend of literary experimentation and science popularisation, this delightful book is a perfect gift for any aspiring... [more]

$24.99

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A Brief History of the Universe

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A Brief History of the Universe

J P McEvoy

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

Since the dawn of time, men have gazed at the stars and attempted to chart the heavens. Beginning at Stonehenge and ending... [more]

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Discovering the Expanding Universe

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Discovering the Expanding Universe

Harry Nussbaumer, Lydia Bieri

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Cosmology & the universe

Hardback

This book explores the history of the discovery of the expanding universe, one of the most exciting exploits in astronomy.... [more]

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Constellation Myths: With Aratus's Phaenomena

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Constellation Myths: With Aratus's Phaenomena

Eratosthenes, Hyginus, Aratus

History; Galaxies & stars

Paperback

This translation brings together ancient classical texts derived from Eratosthenes' handbook of astral mythology, Hyginus'... [more]

$17.95

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Mission to Mars: My Vision for Space Exploration

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Mission to Mars: My Vision for Space Exploration

Buzz Aldrin, Leonard David

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Astronautics

Paperback

Celebrated astronaut and bestselling author Buzz Aldrin boldly supports the continuing quest to explore the new frontiers... [more]

$25.95

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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

Paperback

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

$22.99

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Heart of Darkness: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Invisible Universe

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Heart of Darkness: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Invisible Universe

Jeremiah P. Ostriker, Simon Mitton

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

Describes the saga of humankind's quest to unravel the secrets of the universe. This title explains the physics and the history... [more]

$34.95

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

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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)

Paperback

Part-history of the cosmos, part-intellectual adventure, this book travels from the Big Bang to the distant future via parallel... [more]

$22.99

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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity

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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the...

Pankaj S. Joshi

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Galaxies & stars; Astrophysics; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

This book journeys into one of the most fascinating intellectual adventures of recent decades - understanding and exploring... [more]

$50.95

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Introduction to Black Hole Physics

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Introduction to Black Hole Physics

Valeri P. Frolov, Andrei Zelnikov

Mathematics & Sciences; Galaxies & stars; Astrophysics

Paperback

What is a black hole? How many of them are in our Universe? Can black holes be created in a laboratory or in particle colliders?... [more]

$71.95

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Stargazers: Copernicus, Galileo, the Telescope and the Church

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Stargazers: Copernicus, Galileo, the Telescope and the Church

Allan Chapman

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

Paperback

The fascinating story of the two hundred year campaign to map the heavens. [more]

$19.99

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Exploration and Engineering: The Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Quest for Mars

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Exploration and Engineering: The Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Quest...

Erik M. Conway

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Space science

Hardback

Although the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, has become synonymous with the United States' planetary exploration... [more]

$69.00

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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

Paperback

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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Starmus

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Starmus

Garik Israelian , Brian May

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

Hardback

Never before has such an ambitious series of talks, articles, and recollections been assembled to celebrate the human exploration... [more]

$49.99

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Nature's Third Cycle: A Story of Sunspots

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Nature's Third Cycle: A Story of Sunspots

Arnab Rai Choudhuri

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

Hardback

The 11-year cycle of sunspots is one of the most intriguing natural cycles known to mankind. This book explores the fascinating... [more]

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Living with the Stars: How the Human Body is Connected to the Life Cycles of the Earth, the Planets, and the Stars

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Living with the Stars: How the Human Body is Connected to the Life Cycles...

Karel Schrijver, Iris Schrijver

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

Hardback

Living with the Stars describes the many fascinating connections between the universe and the human body, which range from... [more]

$38.95

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Is There Life on Mars? The 20 Big Universe Questions

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Is There Life on Mars? The 20 Big Universe Questions

Stuart Clark

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

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

$19.99

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

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

Lee Smolin

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

Paperback

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 Copernicus Complex: The Quest for Our Cosmic (In)Significance

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The Copernicus Complex: The Quest for Our Cosmic (In)Significance

Caleb Scharf

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe

Hardback

Though the concept of the universe suggests the containment of everything, the latest ideas in cosmology hint that our universe... [more]

$39.99

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The Art of Space: The History of Space Art, from the Earliest Visions to the Graphics of the Modern Era

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The Art of Space: The History of Space Art, from the Earliest Visions to...

Zenith Press, Ron Miller

Art & design styles: Conceptual art; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Popular culture; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time

Hardback

The Art of Space is the most comprehensive celebration of space art ever to be published, profiling the development of space-based... [more]

$54.95

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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

Hardback

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

$57.95

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Deep Space: Beyond the Solar System to the End of the Universe and the Beginning of Time

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Deep Space: Beyond the Solar System to the End of the Universe and the Beginning...

Govert Schilling

Mathematics & Sciences; Galaxies & stars; Solar system: the Sun & planets

Hardback

Govert Schilling explores what lies beyond the threshold of our solar system on this mind-bending trip to visit red dwarfs,... [more]

$35.00

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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

Paperback

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

$35.95

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