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  • What are the Starsby Ganesan Srinivasan

    Springer 2014; US$ 59.99

    The outstanding question in astronomy at the turn of the twentieth century was: What are the stars and why are they as they are In this volume, the story of how the answer to this fundamental question was unravelled is narrated in an informal style, with emphasis on the underlying physics. Although the foundations of astrophysics were laid down by... more...

  • Life and Death of the Starsby Ganesan Srinivasan

    Springer 2014; US$ 59.99

    This volume is devoted to one of the fascinating things about stars: how they evolve as they age. This evolution is different for stars of different masses. How stars end their lives when their supply of energy is exhausted also depends on their masses. Interestingly, astronomers conjectured about the ultimate fate of the stars even before the details... more...

  • Gravity's Fatal Attractionby Mitchell Begelman; Martin Rees

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 38.00

    Second edition for introductory undergraduate courses and amateur astronomers on our current understanding of black holes. more...

  • Programming The Universeby Seth Lloyd

    Random House 2011; US$ 15.48

    IN THE BEGINNING WAS THE BIT... The universe is made of bits of information and it has been known for more than a century that every piece of the the universe - every electron, atom and molecule - registers these bits and that information. It is only in the last years, however, with the discovery and development of quantum computers, that... more...

  • Physics and Philosphy of Nature in Greek Neoplatonismby Riccardo Chiaradonna; Franco Trabattoni

    BRILL 2009; US$ 166.00

    Collects ten papers presented at an international conference held in 2006. This title includes papers that concentrate on Neoplatonic philosophy of nature from Plotinus to Simplicius, on its main conceptual features and on its relation to the previous philosophical and scientific traditions. more...

  • The Galactic Interstellar Mediumby W.B. Burton; B.G. Elmegreen; R. Genzel

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 79.95

    This volume contains the papers of three extended lectures addressing advanced topics in astronomy and astrophysics. The topics discussed include the most recent observational data on interstellar matter outside our galaxy and the physics and chemistry of molecular clouds. more...

  • Cosmological Physicsby J. A. Peacock

    Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 78.00

    An eagerly-awaited, comprehensive and authoritative introduction to contemporary cosmology; for advanced undergraduate and graduate students. more...

  • Darwin's Doubtby Stephen C. Meyer

    HarperCollins 2013; Not Available

    When Charles Darwin finished The Origin of Species , he thought that he had explained every clue, but one. Though his theory could explain many facts, Darwin knew that there was a significant event in the history of life that his theory did not explain. During this event, the ?Cambrian explosion,? many animals suddenly appeared in the fossil record... more...

  • The Hidden Realityby Brian Greene

    Penguin Books Ltd 2011; Not Available

    In this exhilarating new book, Brian Greene explores our most current understanding of the universe, its deepest laws of nature, and our continuing quest to know more. The Hidden Reality reveals how major developments in different branches of fundamental theoretical physics-relativistic, quantum, cosmological, unified, computational - have... more...

  • Warped Passagesby Lisa Randall

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 13.99

    The universe has many secrets. It may hide additional dimensions of space other than the familier three we recognize. There might even be another universe adjacent to ours, invisible and unattainable . . . for now. Warped Passages is a brilliantly readable and altogether exhilarating journey that tracks the arc of discovery from early twentieth-century... more...