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Megamassive Black Holes and the Steady State Universe
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Condensed Matter, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
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This treatise offers an alternative paradigm to the 'Big Bang' theory of the origin of the universe. It takes a fresh look at current cosmological knowledge, suggests the existence of and defines a Megamassive Black Hole. The existence of such bodies allows a rational argument for a steady state universe.
l'Astronomia non è roba da bar
Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: Italian. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
L'Astronomia non è argomento da bar: più semplice parlare del tempo, di politica e di calcio. Al momento giusto, però, si può anche provarci. E' lo spirito di questi brevi racconti, una dozzina di banali situazioni da bar trasformate in ghiotte occasioni per buttar lì una pillola di Astronomia. Il tutto senza mai prendersi troppo sul serio.
Fermi's Paradox
Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018 by John Northern. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Fermi's paradox is based on the argument that there are possibly 40 million to 80 million planets in our Galaxy which could be inhabited by high tech civilizations. The paradox is in the form of a question: if there are this many high tech civilizations, why haven't they contacted us? The answer is found in this essay.
The Simpleton's Guide to Astrophysics
You set the price! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
This book is a congregation of simply explained astrophysics theories, making them understandable to an average person.
A spark of everything
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Sci-Fi, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
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Journey through the creator's mind, explaining most structures like dark matter and dark energy. Where is the god..? What's the shape of god's mind?
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 Pluto: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Pluto was once considered the smallest planet in our galaxy. As more was discovered about the other planets, and about other objects in our galaxy, Pluto fell into debate, but many people still like to consider it a planet. How much do you really know about Pluto? Why do scientists say Pluto was “discovered by mistake”? How big is Pluto compared to the United States? Find out in this book!
The Happiness Technique
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
A self-help book outlining step by step a breathing meditation technique. The technique relieves stress and improves mood. It requires no effort and can be enjoyed anywhere. Also includes a new theory on the origins and state of the Universe.
14 Fun Facts About Uranus: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
What did scientists first think Uranus was? What are the names of Uranus’ moons named after? Is Uranus bigger or smaller than Earth? What is strange about the way Uranus spins? Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book. In the middle of the galaxy is Uranus, one of the four gas planets in the Solar System. Here are some fun facts about Uranus.
14 Fun Facts About the Sun: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Our sun is an average star in our galaxy: a sphere of burning gas that provides light and heat. So how much do you know about this glowing mass that controls our world. Do you know: What is the sun made up of? How long does it take the sun to orbit the center of our galaxy? How many layers of atmosphere does the sun have? Learn more about the Sun and amaze your friends with these fun facts.
The Sidewalk Solar System
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
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For elementary and middle school level children, this is an activity for making a model of the solar system that is to scale using only chalk and a long stretch of sidewalk. It is fun for the entire class, helps children think in terms of models, and helps them learn about the planets.
Nous, labeur d'étoiles
Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Cet ouvrage, simple et pédagogique, permet aux lecteurs non sensibilisés aux Sciences d’accéder à des notions de base essentielles pour mieux comprendre comment est fait ce qui nous entoure. Au-delà des explications purement scientifiques, ce récit donne des clefs pour mener ses propres réflexions et propose une piste philosophique sur la naissance et le devenir de l’Homme…
14 Fun Facts About Neptune: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Does Neptune have a lot of winds? What is at the core or center of Neptune? Neptune is slowly turning itself into what precious mineral? What is the coldest place in our solar system? (Hint: It isn’t the planet,) Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book. Amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
21-12-12
Price: Free! Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
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2012 ... Fiction ? Science ? or just Predictions ? Who the heck were Mayans? And how could they predict the future of today's man? What were the predictions? If you are searching for answers of these questions, this book was made specially for you then ! Learn all the fuss about 2012 - what's real and what's fake - in easy and understandable form in your hand. Get yourself answered!
Capolinea Città Eterna
Price: Free! Words: 14,940. Language: Italian. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Tutto comincia con un piccolo asteroide inesorabilmente condotto dalla sua orbita al fatale incontro con la Terra… La vicenda non è certo originale; scontata, anzi, nel suo inevitabile dipanarsi. Di inedito vi è la decisione di raccontare i fatti basandosi su accurati studi scientifici. Con il risultato che lo scenario che prende forma sotto i nostri occhi non è frutto di una fervida fantasia.
14 Fun Facts About Comets: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Comets often streak across the night sky. They are fascinating flashes of light, but how much do we really know about them? Here are some things that scientists do know. Find out: What the name comet means. How comets are named. When the earliest comets were recorded. How scientists predict when a comet will return. What a comet’s tail is made of.
Fast Things in the Solar System
Price: Free! Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Some amazingly fast and surprisingly slow things move on Earth and in the rest of the solar system. We begin with some Earthly examples, including World speed records of various kinds, and progress toward faster things, moving among the planets.
14 Fun Facts About Nebulas: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
In our galaxy, there are stars and solar systems. There are comets, asteroids and a lot of solid material. There is also a lot of space between star systems. We call this space between star systems the Interstellar Medium. In this area, there are great clouds of gas and dust. They can range in size from a few light years to many thousands of light years across. Some even glow. They are nebulas.
Mądrzy starożytni
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: Polish. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Tekst popularyzatorski; przywołanie paru faktów, ukazujących starożytnych nie tylko jako mądrych ludzi, ale także, jak się wydaje, jako ludzi bardziej otwartych na „odbiegające od zdrowego rozsądku” koncepcje świata niż ludzie dzisiejsi.
It's About Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
An interesting dissertation on TIME. Have you ever wondered if time is different on other planets? Why are there twenty four hours in a day?

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