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Astrophotography, Just the Facts!
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Die großen Fragen der Zeit - Einsteins Relativitätstheorie, Quanten- und Stringtheorie leicht gemacht
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: German. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Dieses Buch beschäftigt sich mit der Möglichkeit von Zeitreisen und liefert eine anschauliche und leicht verständliche Erklärung physikalischer Theorien, wie Einsteins Relativitätstheorie und der Quanten- und Stringtheorie. Desweiteren wird das Zeitverständnis verschiedener Kulturen, z.B. der alten Ägypter, und verschiedene Methoden zur Beeinflussung des eigenen Zeitempfindens vorgestellt.
Astronomy for Everyone
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Astronomy for Everyone explains the fundamentals of Astronomy in language that is easily understood by non-astronomers. Astronomy for Everyone explains basic concepts with the use of simple analogies and examples. Explore the Universe with the authors included astrophotography that has been featured in many magazines including National Geographic, Astronomy, and Sky and Telescope magazines.
Le Incognite del Cosmo
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & 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.
The Astronomer Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin discovery that hydrogen is the most abundant element in the universe was a fundamental breakthrough. She was one of the early astronomers to combine the power of physics and chemistry in order to unlock the mysteries of the stars. Born in Victorian England she graduated from Cambridge University and came to America to study at Harvard College to study astronomy.
101 Fun Facts About the Solar System
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. Do you know: Where is The Main Asteroid Belt? Are all the dwarf planets out beyond Pluto? What formed the Kuiper Belt? Find out in this book.
Nicolaus Copernicus: A Short Biography: The Astronomer Who Moved the Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » European
Nicolaus Copernicus was a brilliant mathematician and astronomer who lived during the Renaissance and Reformation eras and contributed to science with a new model of the universe that placed the Sun instead of the Earth at the center of the universe.
Outer Planets of the Solar System
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
This 22 page book showcases the outer planets of our Solar System. You will love the 3D clipart and vibrant photographs. It covers Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune, and Uranus and includes information about the some of the planet's Moons and the scientist, Galileo! Great for Home Schoolers!
Le Galassie Infinite
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & 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 Sistema Solare
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Astrophysics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Circa cinque miliardi di anni fa nasce il sistema solare e la stella che noi chiamiamo Sole. Il Sole, con tutti i corpi che gli ruotano attorno, come in una grande giostra, costituisce un sistema che rimane ancora in parte del tutto inesplorato. Da pochi anni conosciamo l’esitenza di sistemi simili a quello solare, ma nessuno di questi si trova alla portata della nostra osservazione diretta.
14 Fun Facts About Black Holes: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
TV and movies will have you believing that black holes are huge holes in space and anything that falls into them is lost for all time. You may think that black holes run around in space like huge vacuum cleaners sucking up everything in their path. This is not true. But what actually is a black hole and what do they do? This book will help you find out.
14 Fun Facts About Saturn: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
How many Earth years does it take to make one Saturn year? Do we know more about the planet Saturn or about its rings and moons? How many moons does Saturn have? How heavy is Saturn? Who discovered Saturn’s rings? Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book. Surprise and amaze your friends with these fun facts.
14 Fun Facts About the Solar System: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. How much do you know about the solar system? Find out more in this fun fact-filled book!

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