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Popular astronomy & space

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How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race and the Birth of Private Space Flight

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How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race and the Birth...

Julian Guthrie

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Inventions & inventors; Aerospace & aviation technology; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

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From the age of eight, when he watched Apollo 11 land on the Moon, Peter Diamandis's singular goal was to get to space. When... [more]

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Moonshots: 50 Years of NASA Space Exploration Seen through Hasselblad Cameras

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Moonshots: 50 Years of NASA Space Exploration Seen through Hasselblad Cameras...

Piers Bizony

Photographic reportage; Mathematics & Sciences; Aerospace & aviation technology; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Moonshots presents stunning photos of space and Earth from NASA's archives -- taken by Gemini, Apollo, Space Shuttle, and... [more]

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Space Oddities: Our Strange Attempts to Explain the Universe

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Space Oddities: Our Strange Attempts to Explain the Universe

S. D. Tucker

Social & cultural history; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Flat worlds, moon men, Martian canals and other strange ideas from beyond the stars [more]

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The Cambridge Photographic Atlas of Galaxies

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The Cambridge Photographic Atlas of Galaxies

Michael Konig, Stefan Binnewies

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

Hardback

Galaxies - the Milky Way's siblings - offer a surprising variety of forms and colours. This volume showcases around 250 beautiful... [more]

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4th Rock from the Sun: The Story of Mars

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4th Rock from the Sun: The Story of Mars

Nicky Jenner

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

Paperback

<b>Everything you ever wanted to know about the Red Planet, revealed in an up-close and personal tour of Mars.</b> [more]

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The Astronomy Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

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The Astronomy Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

DK

Popular astronomy & space; Children's & Educational

Hardback

From planets and stars to black holes and the Big Bang, take a journey through the wonders of the universe. Featuring topics... [more]

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In Search of Stardust: Amazing Micrometeorites and Their Terrestrial Imposters

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In Search of Stardust: Amazing Micrometeorites and Their Terrestrial Imposters...

Jon Larsen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

In Search of Stardust is the first comprehensive popular science book about micrometeorites. It's illustrated with 1,500 previously... [more]

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Spectral Atlas for Amateur Astronomers: A Guide to the Spectra of Astronomical Objects and Terrestrial Light Sources

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Spectral Atlas for Amateur Astronomers: A Guide to the Spectra of Astronomical...

Richard Walker

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

Hardback

Featuring detailed commented spectral profiles of more than one hundred astronomical objects, in colour, this spectral reference... [more]

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You Are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters

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You Are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why It Matters

Deepak Chopra, M.D., Menas Kafatos

Religion & science; Spirituality & religious experience; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'The rock star of the new spirituality' The GuardianIn this book, that combines cutting edge... [more]

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Incredible Stories from Space: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Missions Changing Our View of the Cosmos

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Incredible Stories from Space: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Missions...

Nancy Atkinson

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Ride along on the journeys in the midst of an amazing era of discovery through the immense and magnificent universe with Nancy... [more]

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Shoot the Moon: A Complete Guide to Lunar Imaging

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Shoot the Moon: A Complete Guide to Lunar Imaging

Nicolas Dupont-Bloch

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

Paperback

Dedicated to modern lunar imaging, this volume offers an in-depth and illustrated approach to capturing impressive images... [more]

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Worlds Fantastic, Worlds Familiar: A Guided Tour of the Solar System

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Worlds Fantastic, Worlds Familiar: A Guided Tour of the Solar System

Bonnie J. Buratti (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology)

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

Hardback

Bonnie J. Buratti, a senior planetary astronomer, leads a personal tour of NASA's latest Solar System discoveries. She gives... [more]

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Spaceman: An Astronaut's Unlikely Journey to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe

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Spaceman: An Astronaut's Unlikely Journey to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe...

Mike Massimino

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The extraordinary and inspirational story of US astronaut Mike Massimino [more]

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The Unknown Universe: What We Don't Know About Time and Space in Ten Chapters

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The Unknown Universe: What We Don't Know About Time and Space in Ten Chapters...

Stuart Clark

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

A groundbreaking and state-of-the-art guide to the Universe and how our latest deep space discoveries are forcing us to revisit... [more]

$19.99

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Hello, is this planet Earth?: My View from the International Space Station (Official Tim Peake Book)

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Hello, is this planet Earth?: My View from the International Space Station...

Tim Peake

Photographic reportage; Aerial photography; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Takes readers on a tour of the author's historic and inspirational six-month Principia mission. Based on over 150 photographs... [more]

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Build a Rocket

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Build a Rocket

Ian Graham

Popular science; Popular astronomy & space; Children's & Educational

Hardback

With this unique interactive guide to space rockets, you'll build a model of the mighty Saturn V and learn fascinating facts... [more]

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Breakthrough!: 100 Astronomical Images That Changed the World

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Breakthrough!: 100 Astronomical Images That Changed the World

Robert Gendler, R. Jay GaBany

Photography & photographs; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

This unique volume by two renowned astrophotographers unveils the science and history behind 100 of the most significant astronomical... [more]

$79.95

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Goldilocks and the Water Bears: The Search for Life in the Universe

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Goldilocks and the Water Bears: The Search for Life in the Universe

Louisa Preston

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Biology, life sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Across billions of planets, life cannot be restricted solely to Earth--or can it? Scientist Louisa Preston chronicles what... [more]

$27.99

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British Secret Projects: Britain's Space Shuttle

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British Secret Projects: Britain's Space Shuttle

Daniel Sharp

History; Aerospace & air transport industries; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

As America and Russia stepped up their efforts during the early 1960s to design ever faster bombers and put men and equipment... [more]

$69.95

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Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

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Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Popular science; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings; Popular astronomy & space

CD-Audio

Sagan speculates on the primitive elements of the human mind and the ways the human brain today is coping with new discoveries... [more]

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Deep-Sky Companions: The Caldwell Objects

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Deep-Sky Companions: The Caldwell Objects

Stephen James O'Meara

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

This updated second edition of Stephen James O'Meara's phenomenal guide to the Caldwell objects includes stunning new images... [more]

$86.95

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Sun Moon Earth: The History of Solar Eclipses from Omens of Doom to Einstein and Exoplanets

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Sun Moon Earth: The History of Solar Eclipses from Omens of Doom to Einstein...

Tyler Nordgren

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

Hardback

An astronomer traces the natural history of solar eclipses from supernatural to scientific phenomenon, showing us a more wonderful... [more]

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Astrophotography

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Astrophotography

Rhodri Evans

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Our enduring fascination in our solar system and the wonders of the universe is now being fed by images of breathtaking detail,... [more]

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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Popular science; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

CD-Audio

Examines humankind's changing awareness of its place in the universe and the rich potential of human ventures into the world... [more]

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Star Trek: Official Guide to Our Universe: True Science Behind the Starship Voya

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Star Trek: Official Guide to Our Universe: True Science Behind the Starship...

Andrew Fazekas

Television; Literature: history & criticism; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

For Star Trek fans and budding stargazers who are ready to launch their own space mission, this inventive book blends science... [more]

$42.95

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