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Final Frontier: The Pioneering Science and Technology of Exploring the Universe
Final Frontier: The Pioneering Science and Technology of Exploring the Universe
by Brian Clegg
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"Final Frontier is an enjoyable romp across space and time, from Cyrano de Bergerac to future spacewarp-driven interstellar craft, via Verne, Wells and the possibility of colonising the Solar System.  A timely reminder of what might be possible in... (read more)

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Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission
Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission
by Marc Kaufman
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MARC KAUFMAN writes about NASA and space science for NationalGeographic.com/NewsWatch and The Washington Post, where he was a reporter on the national staff for 10 years. Kirkus listed his previous book, First Contact, as one of the best nonfiction... (read more)

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Starlight Detectives: How Astronomers, Inventors, and Eccentrics Discovered the Modern Universe
Starlight Detectives: How Astronomers, Inventors, and Eccentrics Discovered the Modern Universe
by Alan Hirshfeld
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“With this highly readable and cosmically accessible book, Alan Hirshfeld has done for the measurement of the cosmos what Dava Sobel did for the measurement of longitude. . . . Readers will never again look into the night sky the same way.”... (read more)

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The Universe: Leading Scientists Explore the Origin, Mysteries, and Future of the Cosmos
The Universe: Leading Scientists Explore the Origin, Mysteries, and Future of the Cosmos
by John Brockman
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John Brockman brings together the worlds best-known physicists and science writers—including Brian Greene, Walter Isaacson, Nobel Prize-winners Murray Gell-Mann and Frank Wilczek, and Brian Cox—to explain the universe in all wondrous... (read more)

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Wiley Self-Teaching Guides #190: Astronomy: A Self-Teaching Guide
Wiley Self-Teaching Guides #190: Astronomy: A Self-Teaching Guide
by Dinah L. Moch
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For a generation, Astronomy: A Self-Teaching Guide has introduced hundreds of thousands of readers worldwide to the night sky. Now this classic beginner's guide has been completely revised to bring it up to date with the latest discoveries. Updated with... (read more)

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Curiosity: An Inside Look at the Mars Rover Mission and the People Who Made It Happen
Curiosity: An Inside Look at the Mars Rover Mission and the People Who Made It Happen
by Rod Pyle
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Rod Pyle is the author of the widely acclaimed book Destination Mars--called "the best recent overview of Mars missions" by the Washington Post--and also Destination Moon, Missions to the Moon, and a popular audiobook called The Space Race. He has... (read more)

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Astrophotography
Astrophotography
by Thierry Legault
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Today's photographic equipment allows amateurs to take pictures of the stars that far surpass images taken just a few decades ago by the largest observatories-and this book will teach you how. Author and world-renowned astrophotographer Thierry Legault... (read more)

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Cosmos Mini Calendar: A Spacetime Odyssey
Cosmos Mini Calendar: A Spacetime Odyssey
by Andrews Mcmeel Publishing (cor)
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This calendar is based on COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey, a 13-part series on Fox Television and the National Geographic Channel and hosted by renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. In this version of the 12 x 12 wall calendar, each monthly spread of... (read more)

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What Is a Moon? (Let's Find Out! Space)
What Is a Moon? (Let's Find Out! Space)
by Ryan Nagelhout
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The Planets
The Planets
by Dk Publishing
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What Is an Object in the Sky? (Let's Find Out! Space)
What Is an Object in the Sky? (Let's Find Out! Space)
by Christine Poolos
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The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light
The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light
by Paul Bogard
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Handbook of Archaeoastronomy and Ethnoastronomy
Handbook of Archaeoastronomy and Ethnoastronomy
by Clive L. N. Ruggles
Available September 2014
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Neil Armstrong: A Life of Flight
Neil Armstrong: A Life of Flight
by Jay Barbree
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Encyclopedia of the Solar System
Encyclopedia of the Solar System
by Tilman (edt) Spohn
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Galactic Encounters: Our Majestic and Evolving Star-System, from the Big Bang to Time's End
Galactic Encounters: Our Majestic and Evolving Star-System, from the Big Bang to Time's End
by William Sheehan
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The Milky Way galaxy is perhaps the grandest structure of which we are a part (along with the galaxy of neurons which is the human brain itself). Long perceived as the milky path across the night-sky and first revealed, in all its beauty and detail, in... (read more)

Available November 2014
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Playing with the Big Bang.
Playing with the Big Bang.
by Joseph R. Breton
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