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Astrophotography, Just the Facts!
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
The purpose of "Astrophotography, Just the Facts!" is to outline a practical and concise approach to the collection and processing of astrophotography imagery using PixInsight and Photoshop. The author's astrophotography has been featured in many magazines including National Geographic, Astronomy, Sky and Telescope and Better Photography as well as many websites such as Space.com.
Saturn V Flight Manual: Astronaut's Guide to the Apollo Moon Rocket
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This unique Saturn V Flight Manual, written for the astronauts flying the mammoth Apollo moon rocket, has fascinating information about flight systems, events, and crew interactions. This document, produced for the Apollo 8 first manned Saturn V mission, has a special level of extraordinary technical detail.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Stages to Saturn - A Technological History of the Apollo/Saturn Launch Vehicles (NASA SP-4206) - Official Saturn V Development History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,730. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a classic study of the development of the Saturn launch vehicle that took Americans to the Moon in the 1960s. Stages to Saturn is one of the finest official histories ever produced. It is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the development of space flight in America.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Command Module (CSM) Reference
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,300. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Incorporating the historic Apollo Spacecraft News Reference, this unique document provides extraordinary detail about America's Apollo Command and Service Module. Every major component and system on the incredibly successful CSM is covered. It provides one of the best technical, nuts-and-bolts descriptions of the CSM available.
In Search of the Big Bang
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
For Big Bang Theory fans, don't miss this indispensable guide! :) `A remarkably readable guide to the mysteries of cosmic creation' —Nature
Saturn V - America's Apollo Moon Rocket
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,200. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Incorporating the historic Saturn V News Reference, this unique document provides extraordinary detail about America's Apollo moon rocket. Every major component and system on the incredibly successful Saturn V booster is covered in detail.
Project Orion Nuclear Pulse Rocket, Technical Reports on the Orion Concept, Atomic Bombs Propelling Massive Spaceships to the Planets, External Pulsed Plasma Propulsion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This unique ebook features reproductions of technical reports from NASA and General Atomic on Project Orion, an audacious concept involving the sequential detonation of low-yield atomic bombs to propel large spaceships to the planets. These reports were previously secret and have been declassified. The concept was abandoned by NASA in the mid-1960s.
Archaeology, Anthropology, and Interstellar Communication, History of SETI, Astrobiology, Extraterrestrial Intelligence and Space Aliens, Primer on Cosmology, Search for Radio Messages
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
This comprehensive ebook compilation reproduces NASA documents and Congressional testimony about the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) and cosmology.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 1 Tragedy (Grissom, White, and Chaffee) Apollo 204 Pad Fire, Complete Review Board Report, Technical Appendix Material, Medical Analysis Panel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,640. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » Military
Incorporating a complete reproduction of the final review board report, this authoritative compilation of official NASA documents provides unique insights into NASA s first major tragedy, the Apollo 1 launch pad fire. These documents have been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: The Apollo Spacecraft - A Chronology - Four Volumes (SP-4009) - Complete Official History of the Apollo Program from Inception Through 1974
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 399,110. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
This comprehensive official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is an crucial reference to the day-by-day activities and decisions which led to the overwhelming success of the Apollo moon landing program. All four volumes of the Chronology are included in this massive conversion, which comprises over 1300 pages.
Inside the International Space Station (ISS): NASA Communication and Tracking Astronaut Training Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,920. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This up-to-date training manual covers the (ISS) communication and tracking system. Communication is an integral component of the International Space Station (ISS). Without extensive communication with the ground, scientific research, along with the safe, efficient, and reliable operation of ISS is not possible.
Le Galassie Infinite
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
Le galassie sono enormi ammassi di stelle tenute insieme per attrazione reciproca, così da costituire un sistema autogravitante, Il nome deriva dal greco γαλαξίας (galaxìas), che significa "latteo". Sono corpi dalle vastissime dimensioni, che variano dalle più piccole galassie nane, contenenti poche decine di milioni di stelle, sino alle più imponenti galassie giganti.
Il Mistero dell'Universo
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,930. Language: Italian. Published: March 3, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Da sempre il Mistero dell’Universo e della Vita ha affascinato la mente dell’uomo. Il progredire della conoscenza intorno ai corpi che costellano la volta celeste ha scandito le tappe salienti della sua evoluzione. Il complesso di conoscenze di cui oggi disponiamo ha aperto le porte ad interrogativi che sembrano superare i limiti della comprensione umana.
Constellation Stories of Ireland
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 27,680. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This book is a way of re-discovering the tales that the people of ancient Ireland may have told as they looked up at the varied patterns in the starry sky.
NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission, Asteroid Initiative, Grand Challenge, Science, Deflection and Human Exploration Plans, Crew Systems, Solar Electric Propulsion, NEO Campaign
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,920. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This unique ebook provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of the ambitious and controversial proposal by NASA to redirect a small asteroid into lunar orbit for later exploration by a human crew.
The Sun, the Earth, and Near-Earth Space: A Guide to the Sun-Earth System - Comprehensive Information on the Effects of Space Weather on Human Life, Climate, Spacecraft
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,330. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This beautifully written work by one of America's top solar experts provides an easy-to-read yet thorough guide to our Sun and its impact on planet Earth. It is highly recommended to anyone interested in the Sun and space weather.
Black Holes Are Souls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
What, ontologically, are singularities? Descartes gave us the answer hundreds of years ago. Singularities are minds, and from that single fact, science is turned on its head. Mind does not come from matter; matter comes from mind.
Le Incognite del Cosmo
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Il Cosmo è popolato di corpi misteriosi ed inquietanti. Dai Buchi Neri alle Stelle di Quark, dalle Gravastar alle Fuzzball, dai Quasar alle Pulsar. Vengono denominati metaforicamente: i mostri del Cosmo. In questo testo cercheremo di avvicinarli, ma con le dovute cautele, per scoprirne l'origine e la natura, considerando anche il complesso di problematiche che li circonda.
Universe: The Solar System and Beyond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Experience the cosmos as never before with UNIVERSE: The Solar System and Beyond Beginning with a fascinating overview and then organized by planet, this book takes us on a trip across time and space that includes a front-row seat to the explosive birth of the solar system, a journey to (and then deep inside) each of its eight planets, and even an in-depth exploration of asteroids and comets.
Ancient Alien Empire Megalithia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,800. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Ancient Aliens ruled a worldwide empire, Megalithia, at the dawn of civilization. Who were these aliens? Why were they here? This is the first book to take all the information on Ancient Aliens, put it together, and find answers. Were aliens responsible for the Great Flood? Was the Younger Dryas "Big Freeze" a nuclear winter? The answers lie in Ancient Alien Empire Megalithia, an in-depth book!

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