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Australian Backyard Astronomy

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Australian Backyard Astronomy

Ragbir Bhathal, Jenny Bhathal

Popular astronomy & space; Children's & Educational

Paperback

Reveals Australia's Aboriginal and European night-sky heritage to children from their own backyards. Suitable for children... [more]

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Parallel Worlds: The Science of Alternative Universes and Our Future in the Cosmos

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Parallel Worlds: The Science of Alternative Universes and Our Future in...

Michio Kaku

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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Imagine a future where we are not alone - where our universe is just one of countless parallel worlds, some strangely familiar,... [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

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

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

$31.95

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Cosmos: The Story of Cosmic Evolution, Science and Civilisation

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Cosmos: The Story of Cosmic Evolution, Science and Civilisation

Carl Sagan

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The story of cosmic evolution, science and civilisation. [more]

$29.99

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Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys

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Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys

Michael Collins

Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Mathematics & Sciences; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

A special anniversary edition of the classic account of the Apollo 11 trip to the moon. [more]

$21.99

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Project Apollo: The Moon Odyssey Explained

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Project Apollo: The Moon Odyssey Explained

Norman Ferguson

Mathematics & Sciences; Aircraft: general interest; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

A miscellany of facts, figures and stories from the Apollo mission programme, representing the furthest humankind has ever... [more]

$27.99

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The Moon: A History for the Future

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The Moon: A History for the Future

Oliver Morton

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Every generation has looked up from the Earth and wondered at the beauty of the Moon. 50 years ago, a few Americans became... [more]

$39.99

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A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

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A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

Andrew Chaikin

Mathematics & Sciences; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The race to the moon was won spectacularly by Apollo 11 on 20 July 1969. This title presents an account of the heroic Apollo... [more]

$26.99

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The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour

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The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour

Royal Observatory Greenwich

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

Paperback

Marking the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong's `small step' this beautiful book explores people's fascination with our only... [more]

$44.99

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Space 2.0: How Private Spaceflight, a Resurgent NASA, and International Partners are Creating a New Space Age

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Space 2.0: How Private Spaceflight, a Resurgent NASA, and International...

Rod Pyle

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Along with the National Space Society, a foremost space historian and author offers an inside look at the next 20 years in... [more]

$32.99

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Space Shuttle: A Photographic Journey

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Space Shuttle: A Photographic Journey

Luke Wesley Price

Aerospace & air transport industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Commemorating 30 years of space shuttle exploration, this beautifully crafted photography book curates the finest NASA space... [more]

$59.99

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The Secret Lives of Planets: A User's Guide to the Solar System

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The Secret Lives of Planets: A User's Guide to the Solar System

Paul Murdin

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

Hardback

An inside guide by astronomer Paul Murdin revealing everything you need to know about the planets, their satellites and our... [more]

$32.99

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Eight Years to the Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission

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Eight Years to the Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission

Nancy Atkinson

Mathematics & Sciences; History of engineering & technology; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Including 30 new interviews and over 100 full-color photographs, Nancy Atkinson's exhaustively researched book is the perfect... [more]

$49.99

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The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record

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The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record

Jonathan Scott

Music recording & reproduction; Popular culture; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

'Blends extraterrestrial wonder with earthbound charm and brims with poignant revelations.' Mojo 'Bursts with gloriously... [more]

$34.99

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Spaceflight: The Complete Story from Sputnik to Curiosity

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Spaceflight: The Complete Story from Sputnik to Curiosity

Giles Sparrow

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomy, space & time; History of engineering & technology; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space; Space (Children's&YA)

Hardback

This compelling story of exploration charts and celebrates humankind in space, from Sputnik's launch in 1957 through the Apollo... [more]

$49.99

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Finding our Place in the Universe: How We Discovered Laniakea-the Milky Way's Home

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Finding our Place in the Universe: How We Discovered Laniakea-the Milky...

Helene Courtois (Professor and Vice-President, University of Lyon)

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical charts & atlases; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

How a team of researchers, led by the author, discovered our home galaxy's location in the universe. [more]

$49.99

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Inside PixInsight

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Inside PixInsight

Warren A. Keller

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

Paperback

PixInsight has been embraced by professionals such as the James Webb (and Hubble) Space Telescope's science imager Joseph... [more]

$62.95

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Einstein's Monsters: The Life and Times of Black Holes

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Einstein's Monsters: The Life and Times of Black Holes

Chris Impey

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

The astonishing science of black holes, and their role in understanding the history and future of our universe. [more]

$38.95

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Apollo: VII-XVII

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Apollo: VII-XVII

Floris Heyne, Joel Meter, Simon Phillipson, Delano Steenmeijer

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

This thrilling photo book features previously-unpublished photographs from the NASA archives, meticulously digitized, captured... [more]

$110.00

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The Sky at Night: Book of the Moon - A Guide to Our Closest Neighbour

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The Sky at Night: Book of the Moon - A Guide to Our Closest Neighbour

Maggie Aderin-Pocock

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

But far from being just a big rock out in space, the Moon has a phenomenal power over the earth, with its ability to create... [more]

$29.99

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The Cosmic Web: Mysterious Architecture of the Universe

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The Cosmic Web: Mysterious Architecture of the Universe

J. Richard Gott, III

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

J. Richard Gott was among the first cosmologists to propose that the structure of our universe is like a sponge made up of... [more]

$39.99

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Wacky and Wonderful Misconceptions About Our Universe

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Wacky and Wonderful Misconceptions About Our Universe

Geoffrey Kirby

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; Relativity physics; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

From unicorns on the Moon to UFOs piloted by Martian bees, this book chronicles some of the strangest ideas that have been... [more]

$82.95

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Enjoy Our Universe: You Have No Other Choice

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Enjoy Our Universe: You Have No Other Choice

Alvaro De Rujula (CERN, Geneva and IFT, Madrid)

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Particle & high-energy physics; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

A richly illustrated book on fundamental physics, cosmology, black holes, Higgs bosons, and time travel for a wide audience.... [more]

$40.95

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Saturn V: America's Rocket to the Moon

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Saturn V: America's Rocket to the Moon

Eugen Reichl

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Without the mighty Saturn V rocket, the Apollo 11 moon landing would not have been possible in July 1969. Even today, nearly... [more]

$34.99

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Exoplanets: Diamond Worlds, Super Earths, Pulsar Planets, and the New Search for Life beyond Our Solar System

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Exoplanets: Diamond Worlds, Super Earths, Pulsar Planets, and the New Search...

Michael Summers, James Trefil

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Astronomer Michael Summers and physicist James Trefil explore remarkable recent discoveries. [more]

$33.95

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