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¿Qué está orbitando a la enigmática estrella KIC 8462852? - ¿Un cometa destrozado? ¿Una mega-estructura alienígena?
Series: ASTRONICS. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: Spanish. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Applied Sciences
De las más de 150,000 estrellas bajo la constante observación durante los cuatro años de la misión primaria Kepler de la NASA (2009-2013), la enigmática estrella KIC 8462852 se distingue del resto de sus pares por las atenuaciones de su brillo. Aunque casi todas ellas se atribuyen a causas naturales, algunas sugieren que debemos considerar otras posibilidades.
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 and 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.
Ye Olde Electric Asteroids
Price: $11.00 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This article / E-book proposes that the shape and orbital parameters of asteroids and comets - and therefore the sorting of the asteroids - are to a large degree determined by electric currents and by the magnetic field of the Sun. It discusses the asteroids in the Main Belt and in other asteroid groups. In particular it discusses asteroids and comets that have been photographed by space probes.
Harlow Shapley - Biography of an Astronomer: The Man Who Measured the Universe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,470. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Harlow Shapley was an astronomer, humanitarian, and public figure in his day. Born in the hills of the Ozarks in Missouri he went on to become the Director of the Harvard College Observatory and discovered our place in the Galaxy. Because of the painstaking work of this tireless American astronomer, we were given a clearer picture of our place in the Universe.
The Rebirth Theory of Universe
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Our universe follows a birth and death cycle just like any living being, find out how!
Four Blood Moons: Leaving Babylon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Jewish
Four Blood Moons: Leaving Babylon describes the intersection of scientific fact, historical fact, the mathematical fact established on the Biblical Calendar given to Moses directly by Yahweh. The intersections of the science, math, history and scripture are corroborated by logical syllogism leaving the reader with a no compromise choice.. Read it to find out what we don't know and how we arrived.
Astronomy under a River of Stars
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Introduction to the river of stars above our heads
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.
Every Night Astronomy: From Ancient Calendars to Harvest Moons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,050. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
Introducing astronomical observation and how it has influenced human civilization. This book provides a useful tool for amateur astronomers, science teachers wishing to inspire pupils, and, above all, for all of those wishing to obtain a better understanding of what is happening around them. Half of the author's net profits will be donated to the organisation Astronomers Without Borders.
4 Bedtime Stories (for Wide Awake Kids)
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 510. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Polar Regions, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Includes critically lauded Sounds in the House: A Mystery; Polar Bear Bowler: A Story Without Words; Why Juan Can’t Sleep; Bright Star, Night Star: An Astronomy Story. Includes finding, counting, and describing activities (ages 3 - 9 years). Humor, mystery, animals, stars, characters of color, and family fun
Everything About Mars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Mars has always fascinated humanity and the findings of the past decade have revolutionized ideas about our nearest neighbour - revealing its watery past and geological similarity to Earth. This book provides fact after fact about Mars for information hungry children and interested adults.
Blood Moons Rising! Unlocking the Mystery of the Blood Moon Signs of 2014 & 2015
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Are the end of day prophecies already revealed in the heavens, and by the coming Blood Moons (Lunar Eclipses) of 2014 and 2015? Do these signs have a divine significance? Will the coming series of Lunar Eclipses (blood moons) signal the beginning of the Apocalypse? Are there other signs and clues in the heavens? Learn this and much more!.
Measuring the strength of the astrological Planets (Appendices for chapters 3 and 4)
Series: Phaladeepika (Malayalam). Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: Malayalam. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
PHALADEEPIKA (MALAYALAM) PHALADEEPIKA (MALAYALAM) APPENDICES Phaladeepika is a classic text on Indian astrology, written in Sanskrit, by Mantreswara probably in 16th century AD. It contains 865 slokas in 28 chapters. This book contains appendices for chapters 3 and 4. of the Malayalam translation.
Chapter 7 - Phenomenal combinations of astrological Planets for “royal positions”
Series: Phaladeepika (Malayalam), 7. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: Malayalam. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
PHALADEEPIKA (MALAYALAM) CHAPTER 7 Phaladeepika is a classic text on Indian astrology, written in Sanskrit, by Mantreswara probably in 16th century AD. It contains 865 slokas in 28 chapters. This book is the translation of chapter 7 of Phaladeepika. It is almost a word by word translation, prepared with reference to different commentaries.
Chapter 6 - Phenomenal combinations of the astrological Planets
Series: Phaladeepika (Malayalam), 6. Price: Free! Words: 5,600. Language: Malayalam. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
PHALADEEPIKA (MALAYALAM) CHAPTER 6 Phaladeepika is a classic text on Indian astrology, written in Sanskrit, by Mantreswara probably in 16th century AD. It contains 865 slokas in 28 chapters. This book is the translation of chapter 6 of Phaladeepika. It is almost a word by word translation, prepared with reference to different commentaries.
Chapter 5 - Astrological indications for means of living
Series: Phaladeepika (Malayalam), 5. Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: Malayalam. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Phaladeepika is a classic text on Indian astrology, written in Sanskrit, by Mantreswara probably in 16th century AD. It contains 865 slokas in 28 chapters. This book is the translation of chapter 5 of Phaladeepika. It is almost a word by word translation, prepared with reference to different commentaries.
Chapter 4 - Measuring the effects of the astrological Planets (continued)
Series: Phaladeepika (Malayalam), 4. Price: Free! Words: 90. Language: Malayalam. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Phaladeepika chapter 4 Phaladeepika is a classic text on Indian astrology, written in Sanskrit, by Mantreswara probably in 16th century AD. It contains 865 slokas in 28 chapters. This book is the translation of chapter 4 of Phaladeepika. It is almost a word by word translation, prepared with reference to different commentaries.
Chapter 3 - Measuring the effects of the astrological Planets
Series: Phaladeepika (Malayalam), 3. Price: Free! Words: 90. Language: Malayalam. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
PHALADEEPIKA (MALAYALAM) CHAPTER 3 Phaladeepika is a classic text on Indian astrology, written in Sanskrit, by Mantreswara probably in 16th century AD. It contains 865 slokas in 28 chapters. This book is the translation of chapter 3 of Phaladeepika. It is almost a word by word translation, prepared with reference to different commentaries.
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 and 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.
NASA Lunar Science Institute (NLSI) Reports - Research into Polar Water, Dust and Atmosphere, Moon Origin and Evolution, Astrophysics, Training and Outreach
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Three reports provide information on the activities of the NASA Lunar Science Institute (NLSI), founded in March 2008. The Institute is based on the premise that exploration and planetary science are fundamentally intertwined.