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Download Introduction to Stellar Astrophysics, Volume 1: Basic Stellar Observations & Data

Introduction to Stellar Astrophysics, Volume 1: Basic Stellar Observations & Data

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Author:  |  Isbn: 0521348692  |  File size: 9.7MB  |  Year: 1989  |  Pages: 255  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy This textbook introduction to the basic elements of fundamental astronomy and astrophysics serves as a foundation for understanding the structure, evolution, and observed properties of stars. The first half of the book explains how stellar motions, distances, luminosities, colors, radii,...

Download Asteroids, Comets, & Meteorites: Cosmic Invaders of the Earth

Asteroids, Comets, & Meteorites: Cosmic Invaders of the Earth

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Author: Jon Erickson and Timothy M. Kusky  |  Isbn: 9780816048731  |  File size: 11 Mb  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy In this book Jon Erickson brilliantly presents the reader with a fascinating and readable treatise on asteroids, comets, and meteorites. Clearly written and well illustrated with black-and-white photographs, illustrations, and helpful tables, Asteroids,...

Download Le Verrier – Magnificent & Detestable Astronomer

Le Verrier – Magnificent & Detestable Astronomer

Astronomy | 9 | 13-11-2017, 18:04

Author: James Lequeux  |  Isbn: 978-1461455646  |  File size: 7.4 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 337  |  Language: English, French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Translated from the original French by Bernard Sheehan; Edited and with an introduction by Dr. William Sheehan, a neuroscientist and amateur astronomer who is also a research fellow of the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona Le Verrier was a superb scientist....

Download Twenty – Five Astronomical Observations That Changed the World: & How To Make Them Yourself

Twenty – Five Astronomical Observations That Changed the World: & How To Make Them Yourself

Astronomy | 14 | 13-11-2017, 17:48

Author: Michael Marett-Crosby  |  Isbn: 978-1461468004  |  File size: 8 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 322  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy "Twenty-Five Astronomical Observations That Changed the World" takes twenty-five journeys through space, back in time and into human history. We begin with the simplest sight of the Tycho Crater on the Moon, through a repeat of Galileo's observations of Jupiter's...

Download Solar System! A Kids Book About The Solar System – Fun Facts & Pictures About Space, Planets & More

Solar System! A Kids Book About The Solar System – Fun Facts & Pictures About Space, Planets & More

Astronomy | 8 | 13-11-2017, 17:27

Author: Alexander G. Michaels  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 869.8 KB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 26  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Astronomy Solar System! Planets! Space!Do you love exploring space and the stars?Written by Alexander G. Michaels and published by eBook Kids, "Solar System! A Kids Book About the Solar System - Fun Facts & Pictures About Space, Planets & More" is a nonfiction journey through our Solar...

Download Anleitung Zur Schwerelosigkeit: Was Wir Im All Fürs Leben Lernen Können

Anleitung Zur Schwerelosigkeit: Was Wir Im All Fürs Leben Lernen Können

Astronomy | 4 | 13-11-2017, 16:16

Author: Chris Hadfield  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 6.6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 369  |  Language: German  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Astronomy Millionen haben das Video gesehen, in dem der Astronaut Chris Hadfield singend und Gitarre spielend durch die Raumstation ISS schwebt. Fasziniert schauen die Menschen seither nach oben: Wie verändert der Blick aus 400 km Höhe die Sicht auf unser Leben? Chris Hadfield nimmt uns mit in...

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From Quantum to Cosmos: Fundamental Physics Research in Space

Astronomy | 10 | 13-11-2017, 14:55

Author: Slava G. Turyshev  |  Isbn: 9789814261203  |  File size: 36 Mb  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 764  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Space-based laboratory research in fundamental physics is an emerging research discipline that offers great discovery potential and at the same time could drive the development of technological advances which are likely to be important to scientists and technologists in...

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Asteroids: Relics Of Ancient Time

Astronomy | 9 | 13-11-2017, 14:42

Author: Michael K. Shepard  |  Isbn: 9781107061446  |  File size: 3.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 368  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Where do asteroids come from and what clues do they hold about the evolution of the Solar System? This fascinating book interweaves accessible scientific explanations with personal narrative, providing an engaging read for anyone curious about asteroids and what they...

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Exoplaneten: Die Suche nach einer zweiten Erde

Astronomy | 7 | 13-11-2017, 14:17

Author: Sven Piper  |  Isbn: 9783642376672  |  File size: 5 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 170  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Die Erforschung des Weltalls und die Suche nach anderen Planeten entwickeln sich in den letzten Jahren rasant. Trotz begrenzter technischer Möglichkeiten wurden schon über 450 extrasolare Planeten entdeckt. Diese Einführung in die Forschung gibt detaillierte Einblicke in die...

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The Twenty-first Century In Space

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Author: Ben Evans  |  Isbn: 9781493913060  |  File size: 777.1 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 519  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy This final entry in the History of Human Space Exploration mini-series by Ben Evans continues with an in-depth look at the latter part of the 20th century and the start of the new millennium. Picking up where Partnership in Space left off, the story commemorating the...

Download After the Beginning: A Cosmic Journey Through Space & Time

After the Beginning: A Cosmic Journey Through Space & Time

Astronomy | 7 | 13-11-2017, 12:36

Author: Norman K. Glendenning  |  Isbn: 9781860944475  |  File size: 8 Mb  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 228  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy his is a book with a soul — a strange compliment for a non-fiction presentation on the physics of our universe. The author is familiar with the subject from his own work. Yet he knows how to present the breathtaking discoveries to the educated layman in a grand...

Download Alien Universe: Extraterrestrial Life in Our Minds & in the Cosmos

Alien Universe: Extraterrestrial Life in Our Minds & in the Cosmos

Astronomy | 10 | 13-11-2017, 11:04

Author: Don Lincoln  |  Isbn: 9781421410722  |  File size: 5 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Astronomy Lincoln (Quantum Frontier), senior scientist at Fermilab, the Department of Energy's accelerator lab in Batavia, Ill., guides the reader through a maze of commonly held images of Aliens, sentient extra-terrestrials, as opposed to aliens, biological entities such as blue moss...

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Solar & Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society

Astronomy | 9 | 11-11-2017, 20:40

Author: Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council, and Space Studies Board  |  Isbn: 978-0309164283  |  File size: 7 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 466  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy From the interior of the Sun, to the upper atmosphere and near-space environment of Earth, and outward to a region far beyond Pluto where the Sun's...

Download A Journey through the Universe: Gresham Lectures on Astronomy

A Journey through the Universe: Gresham Lectures on Astronomy

Astronomy | 10 | 11-11-2017, 16:30

Author: Ian Morison  |  Isbn: 9781107073463  |  File size: 5 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 368  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Providing an in-depth understanding both for general readers and astronomy enthusiasts, this highly comprehensive book provides an up-to-date survey of our knowledge of the Universe beyond Earth. The book explores our Solar System, its planets and other bodies; examines the Sun...

Download Living Among Giants: Exploring & Settling the Outer Solar System

Living Among Giants: Exploring & Settling the Outer Solar System

Astronomy | 7 | 11-11-2017, 15:38

Author: Michael Carroll  |  Isbn: 9783319106731  |  File size: 32 Mb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 225  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Michael Carroll's "Living Among Giants" gifts the reader, whether scientist or layperson, with unique perspectives of our solar system's giant outer planets and their many fascinating companions. Far from being a dry, scientific treatise, Carroll tells the stories of these...

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Pattern Asterisms: A New Way to Chart the Stars

Astronomy | 9 | 11-11-2017, 13:46

Author: John A. Chiravalle  |  Isbn: 9781846283277  |  File size: 15 Mb  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 172  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy This book provides a valuable learning tool to facilitate identifying patterns and stars in the sky. Suitable for observers using binoculars and medium size telescopes, this catalog includes star pictures, dot-to-dot outlines of the objects (on a negative photograph for...

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Grab 'n' Go Astronomy

Astronomy | 13 | 11-11-2017, 12:30

Author: Neil English  |  Isbn: 9781493908257  |  File size: 9 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 245  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy I enjoy almost any book about astronomy and equipment, the author does a great job at addressing the necessary requirements for grab n go astronomy, an enjoyable read, highly recommended for the beginner who wants to adress this issue. Like everyone else, most amateur...

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Galileo's Telescope: A European Story

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Author: Catherine Bolton, Franco Giudice, Massimo Bucciantini, and Michele Camerota  |  Isbn: 978-0674736917  |  File size: 5.3 Mb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 352  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Between 1608 and 1610 the canopy of the night sky changed forever, ripped open by an object created almost by accident: a cylinder with lenses at both ends. Galileo’s Telescope tells the story of how an...

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Out of the Blue: A 24-Hour Skywatcher's Guide

Astronomy | 26 | 11-11-2017, 11:06

Author: John Naylor  |  Isbn: 978-0521809252  |  File size: 6 Mb  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 372  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Why is the sky blue and sunsets red? Why is the moon sometimes visible in daylight? Skywatcher John Naylor offers practical advice about where and when you can expect to see natural phenomena. Taking in both the night and the day sky, he deals only with what can be seen with...

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The Sky at Night: Answers to Questions from Across the Universe

Astronomy | 26 | 11-11-2017, 10:22

Author: Chris North and Patrick Moore  |  Isbn: 9781849903462  |  File size: 1 Mb  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 480  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Astronomy Questions about the moon, the solar system, space travel, other planets, and more, answered by a popular astronomer Celebrating the 55th anniversary of The Sky at Night, this book collects and answers questions sent in by viewers. With sections on the solar...

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Mars Landing 2012: Inside The Nasa Curiosity Mission

Astronomy | 28 | 10-11-2017, 20:25

Author: Marc Kaufman  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 5.8 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 57  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Astronomy National Geographic presents the science, the goals, and the anticipation of humankind’s most ambitious planetary expedition ever: the Curiosity mission to Mars. On August 6, 2012 (EST), NASA’s Curiosity spacecraft will complete its 255-day, 354-million-mile journey and...

Download Classic Telescopes: A Guide to Collecting, Restoring, & Using Telescopes of Yesteryear

Classic Telescopes: A Guide to Collecting, Restoring, & Using Telescopes of Yesteryear

Astronomy | 24 | 10-11-2017, 18:39

Author: Neil English  |  Isbn: 9781461444237  |  File size: 11 Mb  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 239  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Classic Telescopes’ is a good introduction to historic telescope makers and their lives and creations mostly focusing on those telescope makers that also made smaller instruments that might end up in the hands of an amateur astronomer. … In general it was fascinating...

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The Van Allen Probes Mission

Astronomy | 25 | 10-11-2017, 17:58

Author: James L. Burch and Nicola Fox  |  Isbn: 9781489974327  |  File size: 83 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 654  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Documents the science, the mission, the spacecraft and the instrumentation on a unique NASA mission to study the Earth’s dynamic, dangerous and fascinating Van Allen radiation belts that surround the planet This collection of articles provides broad and...

Download New Insights From Recent Studies in Historical Astronomy

New Insights From Recent Studies in Historical Astronomy

Astronomy | 28 | 10-11-2017, 17:49

Author: David A. Green, Richard Strom, and Wayne Orchiston  |  Isbn: 9783319076133  |  File size: 20 Mb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 350  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy This book is a delight. It is beautifully illustrated, superbly produced, and well referenced, and the seventeen individual research papers underline the vibrancy, variety, and importance of the contributions of today’s students of...

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Accretion Process Star Formatn, 2 Edition

Astronomy | 22 | 10-11-2017, 17:22

Author: Lee Hartmann  |  Isbn: 9780521531993  |  File size: 5.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 346  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Now containing material on molecular clouds, binaries, star clusters and the stellar initial mass function (IMF), disk evolution and planet formation, this new edition is a comprehensive account of the underlying physical processes of accretion for graduate students and...

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