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  • Parting the Cosmic Veilby Kenneth R. Lang

    Springer New York 2007; US$ 35.42

    This book describes our gradual awareness of a vast, previously concealed Universe. It is a story of expanding horizons and the discovery of invisible worlds. The book includes line drawings, and the perceptions of artists, poets and writers. more...

  • The Music of the Big Bangby Amedeo Balbi

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; US$ 24.67

    The book focuses on how the exploration of the cosmic background radiation has shaped our picture of the Universe. Using a simple language and captivating metaphors, this book will help the reader to understand the mechanisms behind our Universe. more...

  • Conceptions of Cosmosby Helge S. Kragh

    OUP Oxford 2006; US$ 38.99

    This book presents the history of how the universe at large became the object of scientific understanding. Starting with the ancient creation myths, it offers an integrated and comprehensive account of cosmology that covers all major events from Aristotle's Earth-centred cosmos to the recent discovery of the accelerating universe. more...

  • Cosmologyby Steven Weinberg

    OUP Oxford 2008; US$ 97.99

    This is a uniquely comprehensive and detailed treatment of the theoretical and observational foundations of modern cosmology, by a Nobel Laureate in Physics. It gives up-to-date and self contained accounts of the theories and observations that have made the past few decades a golden age of cosmology. more...

  • Foundations of Modern Cosmologyby John F. Hawley; Katherine A. Holcomb

    OUP Oxford 2005; US$ 77.95

    Recent discoveries in astronomy have revolutionized the field of cosmology. While many long-standing questions in cosmology have now been answered, the new data pose new mysteries such as the nature of the "dark energy" that dominates the universe. This second edition provides an accessible and thorough text on the physics of cosmology and a lively... more...

  • The Infinite Cosmosby Joseph Silk

    OUP Oxford 2008; US$ 11.99

    In The Infinite Cosmos Joseph Silk guides the reader through the modern understanding of the cosmos, in a narrative that brings together the latest theory and observation and combines science with literary quotations to capture our growing understanding of the vastness and wonder of our Universe. more...

  • The Life of the Cosmosby Lee Smolin

    Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 16.99

    Lee Smolin offers a new theory of the universe that is at once elegant, comprehensive, and radically different from anything proposed before. Smolin posits that a process of self organization like that of biological evolution shapes the universe, as it develops and eventually reproduces through black holes, each of which may result in a new big bang... more...

  • Planets and Their Atmospheres: Origin and Evolutionby Lewis

    Elsevier Science 1984; US$ 72.95

    Planets and Their Atmospheres: Origin and Evolution more...

  • Cosmic Odysseyby Jean Heidmann

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 33.00

    The immensity of the cosmos, the richness of the Universe, the limits of space and time: these are the themes of Cosmic Odyssey. more...

  • Astronomy and Civilization in the New Enlightenmentby Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka; Attila Grandpierre

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 155.40

    This volume presents astronomy as the fulcrum of the sciences, giving full expression to the human passion for the skies. It illustrates how the interplay between human beings and the celestial realm has informed civilizational trends. more...