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            Stephen Hawking: A Life Well Lived

            Stephen Hawking: A Life Well Lived (Paperback)

            By Ferguson, Kitty

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            In 1963 Stephen Hawking was given two years to live. Defying all the odds, he died in March 2018 at age seventy-six as the most celebrated scientist in the world. This carefully researched, and now newly updated, up-to-the-minute biography and tribute gives a rich picture of Hawk ...

            ISBN 9781784164560
            Published 21 May 2019 by Transworld Publishers
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            North Pole, South Pole: The Quest To Understand Earth's Magnestism
              

            North Pole, South Pole: The Quest To Understand Earth's Magnestism (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Turner, Gillian

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            North Pole, South Pole is the biography of geomagnetism: the story of a quest that has occupied scientific geniuses throughout the past millennium. This absorbing book explores the inner workings of our planet and its magnetic shield.

            ISBN 9780958275002
            Published 27 May 2010 by Awa Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Awa Science
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            Boom!: The Violent Supernovas, Galactic Explosions, and Earthly Mayhem that Shook our Universe

            Boom!: The Violent Supernovas, Galactic Explosions, and Earthly Mayhem that Shook our Universe (Paperback)

            By Berman, Bob

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            An explosive epic encompassing the Big Bang, other past booms and future cataclysms!

            ISBN 9781786075970
            Published 6 May 2019 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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            Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military

            Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military (Hardback)

            By deGrasse Tyson, Neil; Lang, Avis

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            An exploration of the age-old complicity between skywatchers and warfighters, from the best-selling author of Astrophysics for People in a Hurry.

            ISBN 9780393064445
            Published 2 October 2018 by WW Norton & Co
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            Universal Life: An Inside Look Behind the Race to Discover Life Beyond Earth

            Universal Life: An Inside Look Behind the Race to Discover Life Beyond Earth (Hardback)

            By Boss, Alan

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            The Kepler space telescope spent four years looking for Earth-like planets in our galaxy. A revolution in thinking about our place in the universe resulted. Are Earths commonplace, or rare? Are we likely to be alone in the universe? Only Kepler could answer these questions. Autho ...

            ISBN 9780190864057
            Published 16 January 2019 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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            On the Future: Prospects for Humanity

            On the Future: Prospects for Humanity (Hardback)

            By Rees, Martin

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            A provocative and inspiring look at the future of humanity and science from world-renowned scientist and bestselling author Martin Rees Humanity has reached a critical moment. Our world is unsettled and rapidly changing, and we face existential risks over the next century. Variou ...

            ISBN 9780691180441
            Published 15 October 2018
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            Language (English)
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            Out There: A Scientific Guide to Alien Life, Antimatter, and Human Space Travel (For the Cosmically Curious)

            Out There: A Scientific Guide to Alien Life, Antimatter, and Human Space Travel (For the Cosmically Curious) (Hardback)

            By Wall, Michael

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            In the vein of Randall Munroe's What If? meets Brian Green's Elegant Universe, a writer from Space.com investigates what's really out there.

            ISBN 9781538729373
            Published 8 January 2019 by Little, Brown
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

            Astrophysics for People in a Hurry (Hardback)

            By deGrasse Tyson, Neil

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            The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist.

            ISBN 9780393609394
            Published 21 March 2018 by WW Norton & Co
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            Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto
             

            Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto (Hardback)

            By Stern, Alan; Grinspoon, David Harry

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            Alan Stern and David Grinspoon take us behind the scenes of the science, politics, egos and public expectations that fueled the greatest space mission of our time: New Horizons' mission to Pluto.

            ISBN 9781250098962
            Published 26 June 2018 by St Martin's Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Astronaut Selection Test Book: Do You Have What it Takes for Space?

            The Astronaut Selection Test Book: Do You Have What it Takes for Space? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Peake, Tim; The European Space Agency

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            *** The puzzle book of 2018 ***Have you got what it takes to be an astronaut?Part puzzle book, part guide, The Astronaut Selection Test Book: Do You Have What it Takes? The book comprises 100 real astronaut tests and training exercises for readers to try at home, and outlines the ...

            ISBN 9781780899190
            Published 15 October 2018 by Cornerstone
            Interest Age 16+ years
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