Stars And Planets

Author: Ian Ridpath
Editor: DK
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Offers information about all eighty-eight constellations of the northern and southern skies and provides simple star charts for easy identification.

Stars And Planets

Author: W. S. Kals
Editor: Sierra Club Books for Children
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Tells how to locate stars, planets, and constellations with the naked eye, discusses variable stars, comets, meteors, and other night sky phenomena, and includes a pronunciation guide.

The Stars And Planets Handbook

Author: Anne Rooney
Editor: TickTock Books
ISBN: 9781783252121
File Size: 41,24 MB
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This bright, bold handbook will answer kids most popular questions on just how our solar system works. With fake tabs on the cover and colour co-ordinated sections, this is space made simple. What is a star? What are planets made of? Just how big is the universe - and how tiny are we? The amazing answers to these questions and more will be uncovered in the Stars and Planets Handbook, the perfect guide for star-spotters everywhere.

Philip S Guide To Stars And Planets

Author: Patrick Moore
Editor: Philip's
ISBN: 9781849072816
File Size: 79,56 MB
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Philip's Guide to Stars and Planets provides all the information you need to study the night sky with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. It includes a detailed Moon map and a complete atlas of the constellations, and is suitable for observers in both the northern and southern hemispheres. A straightforward and comprehensive handbook, it opens with chapters on the Moon, the Sun, the planets, the stars and galaxies, as well as information on astrophotography, telescopes and an explanation of the apparent movement of the night sky. The second section of the book comprises a full set of constellation maps, showing all stars visible to the naked eye as well as the brighter nebulae and galaxies. Each map is accompanied by a description of that particular constellation, pointing the observer to the most interesting stars and deep-sky objects in that area of the sky. Tables give the co-ordinates, magnitudes and distances of the brightest stars in each constellation. The book concludes with a comprehensive glossary, and timelines of astronomy and space exploration. Philip's Guide to Stars and Planets is a dependable, accurate and attractive reference source for all amateur astronomers.

Cambridge Guide To Stars And Planets

Author: P. Moore
Editor: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521585828
File Size: 48,65 MB
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Presents an introduction to astronomy for the amateur stargazer, covering the sun, the moon, the planets, solar system debris, galaxies, constellations, and recent discoveries

Smithsonian Nature Guide Stars And Planets

Author: Dorling Kindersley, Inc.
Editor: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9780756690403
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Presents a guide to such celestial objects as the stars, planets, and galaxies, with instructions for setting up and using a telescope, along with monthly sky guides and diagrams of the constellations.

Handbook Of Exoplanets

Author: Hans J. Deeg
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 9783319553320
File Size: 30,66 MB
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This state-of-the-art reference work includes over 15 sections dealing with all aspects of exoplanets and exobiology research, including historic aspects, the Solar System as a template, objects at the planet-to-star transition, exoplanet detection and characterization with related instrumentation, technology and software tools, planet and planet-system statistics with recent and planned surveys, their atmosphere and formation and evolution processes, habitability and exobiology implications, and outlooks for future exploration and science development, including visionary contributions. Each section has 10-20 contributions written by the top experts in their subject, including both senior researchers as well as young, smart researchers who represent the future of the discipline. All in all, this handbook comprehensively tackles one of the most challenging and dynamic fields of modern astronomy and astrophysics.

The Exoplanet Handbook

Author: Michael Perryman
Editor: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108419771
File Size: 29,15 MB
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A complete and in-depth review of exoplanet research, covering the discovery methods, physics and theoretical background.

Handbook Of The Stars

Author: William James Rolfe
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A Handbook Of Descriptive And Practical Astronomy The Sun Planets And Comets

Author: George Frederick Chambers
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A Handbook Of Descriptive And Practical Astronomy

Author: George Frederick Chambers
Editor: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1108014755
File Size: 39,73 MB
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A best-seller for decades, this classic 1861 work was an indispensable guide for the Victorian amateur astronomer.

A Manual Of Astrology Or The Book Of The Stars By Raphael

Author: Robert Cross Smith
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A Handbook Of Descriptive Astronomy

Author: George Frederick Chambers
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File Size: 51,28 MB
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A Popular Handbook And Atlas Of Astronomy

Author: Sir William Peck
Editor:
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File Size: 78,54 MB
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Handbook Of Astronomy

Author: Dionysius Lardner
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File Size: 71,13 MB
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Nature Guide Stars And Planets

Author: Robert Dinwiddie
Editor: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
ISBN: 9781405375870
File Size: 79,73 MB
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Have the world in your hands with these compact, illustrated natural history guides. From the planets in our solar system to the constellations that brighten up the night skies, leaf through Nature Guide Stars and Planets, a beautiful guide to our solar system and beyond. Part of a new generation of compact natural history guides, Stars and Planets is expertly written and packed full of stunning images that reveal the intricate details and unique characteristics of our stars and planets. This guide will give you knowledge of the galaxy at your fingertips. With information on the tools and techniques you'll need to observe the night skies and a guide to all 88 constellations, Nature Guide Stars and Planets is the ideal identification guide to keep in your pocket.

The Telescope Handbook And Star Atlas

Author: Neale E. Howard
Editor:
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File Size: 69,44 MB
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Amateur astronomers are introduced to the special features of telescopes and are guided in locating celestial objects with the aid of fourteen star maps, photographs, and constellation charts.

Astronomy Handbook

Author: James Muirden
Editor: Arco Pub
ISBN: 9780668062350
File Size: 44,20 MB
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Reviews current understanding of the sun, moon, planets, and stars, recommends equipment for observation, and suggests astronomy projects