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Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled on by Hawking Became Loved
Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled on by Hawking Became Loved
by Marcia Bartusiak
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For more than half a century, physicists and astronomers engaged in heated dispute over the possibility of black holes in the universe. The weirdly alien notion of a space-time abyss from which nothing escapesandmdash;not even lightandmdash;seemed to... (read more)

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Heart of Darkness: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Invisible Universe (Science Essentials)
Heart of Darkness: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Invisible Universe (Science Essentials)
by Jeremiah P. Ostriker
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"The invisible rules the visible while the infinitesimal determines the cosmic. This is not fuzzy mysticism. It is the clear-eyed logic of the world observed by astronomers, described here with precision and verve by Ostriker and Mitton. Read this book... (read more)

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Post-Planck Cosmology: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 100, July 2013
Post-Planck Cosmology: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 100, July 2013
by C. Dric Deffayet
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This book gathers the lecture notes of the 100th Les Houches Summer School, which was held in July 2013. These lectures represent a comprehensive pedagogical survey of the frontier of theoretical and observational cosmology just after the release of the... (read more)

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Introduction to Black Hole Physics
Introduction to Black Hole Physics
by Valeri P. Frolov
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This book is about black holes, one of the most intriguing objects of modern theoretical physics and astrophysics. For many years, black holes have been considered as interesting solutions of the Theory of General Relativity with a number of amusing... (read more)

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Theoretical Physics to Face the Challenge of Lhc Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 97, August 2011
Theoretical Physics to Face the Challenge of Lhc Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 97, August 2011
by Laurent Baulieu
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The book gathers the lecture notes of the Les Houches Summer School that was held in August 2011 for an audience of advanced graduate students and post-doctoral fellows in particle physics, theoretical physics, and cosmology, areas where new experimental... (read more)

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Cosmos 2016 Mini Wall Calendar
Cosmos 2016 Mini Wall Calendar
by 20th Century Fox Consumer Products
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The COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey television series, hosted by renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, renewed interest in science and our own place in the universe. This smaller version of the 12 x 12 wall calendar is filled with some of the... (read more)

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Higher Speculations: Grand Theories and Failed Revolutions in Physics and Cosmology
Higher Speculations: Grand Theories and Failed Revolutions in Physics and Cosmology
by Helge Kragh
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Throughout history, people have tried to construct 'theories of everything': highly ambitious attempts to understand nature in its totality. This account presents these theories in their historical contexts, from little-known hypotheses from the past to... (read more)

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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity
The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity
by Pankaj S. Joshi
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This book journeys into one of the most fascinating intellectual adventures of recent decades - understanding and exploring the final fate of massive collapsing stars in the universe. The issue is of great interest in fundamental physics and cosmology... (read more)

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Nature's Third Cycle: A Story of Sunspots
Nature's Third Cycle: A Story of Sunspots
by Arnab Rai Choudhuri
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The cycle of day and night and the cycle of seasons are two familiar natural cycles around which many human activities are organized. But is there a third natural cycle of importance for us humans? On 13 March 1989, six million people in Canada went... (read more)

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An Introduction to Modern Cosmology
An Introduction to Modern Cosmology
by Andrew Liddle
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General Relativity and Gravitation: A Centennial Perspective
General Relativity and Gravitation: A Centennial Perspective
by Abhay Ashtekar
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An Introduction to Modern Cosmology
An Introduction to Modern Cosmology
by Andrew Liddle
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Asteroids: Relics of Ancient Time
Asteroids: Relics of Ancient Time
by Michael K. Shepard
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Introduction to Cosmology
Introduction to Cosmology
by Matts Roos
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Welcome to Mars: Making a Home on the Red Planet
Welcome to Mars: Making a Home on the Red Planet
by Buzz Aldrin
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Extraterrestrial Seismology
Extraterrestrial Seismology
by Vincent C. H. Tong
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Welcome to Mars: Making a Home on the Red Planet
Welcome to Mars: Making a Home on the Red Planet
by Buzz Aldrin
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Photographs of Stars, Star-Clusters and Nebulae: Volume 1: Together with Information Concerning the Instruments and the Methods Employed in the Pursui (Cambridge Library Collection: Physical Sciences)
Photographs of Stars, Star-Clusters and Nebulae: Volume 1: Together with Information Concerning the Instruments and the Methods Employed in the Pursui (Cambridge Library Collection: Physical Sciences)
by Isaac Roberts
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The New Solar System
The New Solar System
by J. Kelly Beatty
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Exploring Earth
Exploring Earth
by Carmen Bredeson
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