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            Minding the Heavens: The Story of our Discovery of the Milky Way
             

            Minding the Heavens: The Story of our Discovery of the Milky Way (Paperback)

            By Belkora, Leila

            • $104.00

            Today, we accept that we live on a planet circling the sun, that our sun is just one of billions of stars in the galaxy we call the Milky Way, and that our galaxy is but one of billions born out of the big bang. This book tells how scientists discovered that we lived in a galaxy, ...

            ISBN 9780750307307
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780367415662
            Published 1 December 2002 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Magic Furnace: The Search for the Origins of Atoms
             

            The Magic Furnace: The Search for the Origins of Atoms (Paperback, New edition)

            By Chown, Marcus

            • Imp. $32.50
            • $26.00
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            One of the greatest detective stories in the history of science reveals how astronomers and nuclear physicists deduced where the elements in our bodies come from. It is both the story of atoms and the story of stars.

            ISBN 9780099578017
            Published 15 August 2000 by Vintage
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Cosmology
             

            Cosmology (Hardback)

            By Vittorio, Nicola

            • $144.00

            Written by one of the world's leading cosmologists, this brand new textbook provides graduate students with coverage of the very latest developments in the field. The most recent experimental results are discussed, together with the corresponding constraints on cosmological param ...

            ISBN 9781498731324
            Published 21 November 2017 by Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Series Series in Astronomy and Astrophysics
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            Submillimetre Astronomy: Proceedings of the Kona Symposium on Millimeter and Submillimetre Astronomy, Held at Kona, Hawaii, October 3-6, 1988
               

            Submillimetre Astronomy: Proceedings of the Kona Symposium on Millimeter and Submillimetre Astronomy, Held at Kona, Hawaii, October 3-6, 1988 (Hardback, 1990 ed.)

            Edited by Watt, Graeme D.; Webster, Adrian S.

            • $668.50

            Offers a collection of short papers developed from presentations given at a 'Submillimetre Astronomy' symposium held at Kona, Hawaii. This book presents observations from the Sun, Asteroids, outflow sources, ionization fronts and cold molecular clouds and analyses of protostellar ...

            ISBN 9780792306146
            Published 31 January 1990
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Astrophysics and Space Science Library
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            Active Galactic Nuclei: From the Central Black Hole to the Galactic Environment

            Active Galactic Nuclei: From the Central Black Hole to the Galactic Environment (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Krolik, Julian H.

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            Begins by addressing basic questions about active galactic nuclei: What are they? How can they be found? How do they evolve? This book assesses the evidence for massive black holes and considers how they generate power by accretion. It explores the mysteries of what ignites, fuel ...

            ISBN 9780691011523
            Published 15 December 1998
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Series in Astrophysics
            Language (English)
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            The Magic Furnace: The Search for the Origins of Atoms
              

            The Magic Furnace: The Search for the Origins of Atoms (EPUB ebook)

            By Chown, Marcus

            Every atom in our bodies has an extraordinary history. Our blood, our food, our books, our clothes - everything contains atoms forged in blistering furnaces deep inside stars, which were blown into space by those stars' cataclysmic explosions and deaths. This title offers an acco ...

            ISBN 9781448112746
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            Language en
            Published 30 September 2011 by Random House
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            Physical Processes in Circumstellar Disks Around Young Stars

            Physical Processes in Circumstellar Disks Around Young Stars (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Edited by Garcia, Paulo J. V.

            • RRP: $163.00
            • $154.85
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            Circumstellar disks are vast expanses of dust that form around new stars in the earliest stages of their birth. This work covers a range of scientific knowledge that helps in understanding circumstellar disks, including chemical processes, the properties of dust and gases, hydrod ...

            ISBN 9780226282299
            Published 15 April 2011 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Planisphere and Starfinder
              

            Planisphere and Starfinder (PDF ebook)

            By Stott, Carole

            Planisphere and Starfinder is a practical guide to finding your way around the night sky. It demystifies astronomy and introduces basic stargazing techniques, enabling you to find and recognize objects with ease. A section on the Solar System shows you how to observe the Moon, pl ...

            ISBN 9780241421697
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            Published 1 August 2019 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Active Galactic Nuclei: From the Central Black Hole to the Galactic Environment
             

            Active Galactic Nuclei: From the Central Black Hole to the Galactic Environment (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Krolik, Julian H.

            • $219.00

            Begins by addressing basic questions about active galactic nuclei: What are they? How can they be found? How do they evolve? This book assesses the evidence for massive black holes and considers how they generate power by accretion. It discusses X-ray and g-ray emission, radio em ...

            ISBN 9780691011516
            Published 15 December 1998
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Series in Astrophysics
            Language (English)
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            Stellar Evolution: An Exploration from the Observatory
             

            Stellar Evolution: An Exploration from the Observatory (PDF ebook)

            By Struve, Otto

            The sum of centuries of speculation on the probable course of evolution in stars is discussed by one of the world's greatest astronomers, with a full report of his own conclusions, How long stars exist, the relation of their luminosity to their mass, the evolution of a star in re ...

            ISBN 9781400876273
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            Language en
            Published 8 December 2015
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Legacy Library
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