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  • Reviews in Modern Astronomy, Formation and Evolution of Cosmic Structuresby Siegfried Roser

    Wiley 2010; US$ 195.00

    This 21st volume in the series contains 15 invited reviews and highlight contributions presented during the 2008 International Scientific Conference of the German Astronomical Society on the topic of "New Challenges to European Astronomy", held in Vienna, Austria. The papers discuss a wide range of hot topics, including cosmology, high-energy astrophysics,... more...

  • Cometsby David H. Levy

    Touchstone 1998; US$ 17.95

    David Levy brings these "ghostly apparitions" to life. With fascinating scenarios both real and imagined, he shows how comets have wreaked their special havoc on Earth and other planets. Beginning with ground zero as comets take form, we track the paths their icy, rocky masses take around our universe and investigate the enormous potential that future... more...

  • You Are Hereby Christopher Potter

    Knopf Canada 2010; US$ 19.95

    A thrilling biography of the universe, as seen through the lens of today?s most cutting-edge scientific thinking. Here?s the book that explains the universe. You Are Here is an exhilarating journey that shows the cosmos as it has never been seen before. From the smallest parts of matter to the largest structures in the universe, Christopher Potter... more...

  • Planetary Tectonicsby Thomas R. Watters; Richard A. Schultz

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 66.00

    This 2009 book is an essential reference volume that surveys tectonic landforms on solid bodies throughout the Solar System. more...

  • Ptolemy in Perspectiveby Alexander Jones

    Springer 2009; US$ 259.00

    Ptolemy was the most important physical scientist of the Roman Empire, and for a millennium and a half his writings on astronomy, astrology, and geography were models for imitation, resources for new work, and targets of criticism. This book traces reactions to Ptolemy from his own times to ours. more...

  • The Hunt for Planet Xby Govert Schilling

    Springer 2010; US$ 27.50

    Introduces the heroes in the race to be the first in finding another world, bigger than Pluto. more...

  • The Six-Inch Lunar Atlasby Don Spain

    Springer 2009; US$ 29.95

    A lunar atlas designed for use in the field by lunar observers. It contains pictures each of which is shown oriented 'as the Moon really is' when viewed from the northern hemisphere, and is supplemented by computer sketches that list the main features. more...

  • Que Se Yo del Universoby Kenneth C. Davis

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 12.99

    Desde las antiguas civilizaciones que hicieron mapas de los cielos a Star Trek , X-Files y Apolo 13 , el espacio sideral ha intrigado a la gente por mucho tiempo. Sin embargo, la mayoría de nosotros miramos el cielo nocturno y sentimos que no sabemos nada en cuanto a los hechos principales del universo. Kenneth C. Davis nos ofrece una animada... more...

  • Martian Outpostby Erik Seedhouse

    Springer 2009; US$ 34.95

    Offers insight into the technologies, mission architectures, medical requirements, and training needed to send humans to Mars. This book focuses on mission objectives and benefits, and the risks that are compounded when linked to an overall planet exploration program involving several expeditions and setting up a permanent presence on the surface. more...

  • AGN Feedback in Galaxy Formationby Vincenzo Antonuccio-Delogu; Joseph Silk

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 94.00

    Suitable for researchers and graduate students in astrophysics, this volume discusses AGN feedback in the context of galaxy formation. more...