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Flying Power! Paper Airplanes & More

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Author: Phyllis Dunstan  |  Isbn: 9780785327738  |  File size: 4MB  |  Year: 1998  |  Pages: 48  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy With Flting Power! Paper Airplanes & More, kids will log hour after hour of exciting flights. Each terrific plane, parachute, flying saucer, boomerang and rocket will fly or float, spin or glide. Illustrated, step-by-step instructions and flying tips make it a breeze to...

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Chemical Evolution of Galaxies

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Author: Francesca Matteucci  |  Isbn: 3642430058  |  File size: 4.8MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 226  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy The term “chemical evolution of galaxies” refers to the evolution of abundances of chemical species in galaxies, which is due to nuclear processes occurring in stars and to gas flows into and out of galaxies. This book deals with the chemical evolution of...

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Essential Astrophysics (Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics)

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Author: Kenneth R. Lang  |  Isbn: 9783642359620  |  File size: 11MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 635  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Essential Astrophysics is a book to learn or teach from, as well as a fundamental reference volume for anyone interested in astronomy and astrophysics. It presents astrophysics from basic principles without requiring any previous study of astronomy or astrophysics. It...

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How It Works Book of Space Volume 1 Fifth Revised Edition

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Author:  |  Isbn: 1785461095  |  File size: 47.00MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 180  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Space is the grew big unknown, with billions of lightyears still undiscovered. That doesn't stop humankind from trying though, as this book documents all the research man has poured into exploring our universe. Discover the wonders in our solar system, the technology being developed for...

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The Astronomical Tables of Giovanni Bianchini

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Author: José Chabás  |  Isbn: 9789004176157  |  File size: 0.9MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 150  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy The Alfonsine Tables became the main computing tool for astronomers for about 250 years, from their compilation in Toledo ca. 1272 to the edition in 1551 of new tables based on Copernicus s astronomical models. It consisted of a set of astronomical tables which, over time, was...

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The Grip of Gravity: The Quest to Understand the Laws of Motion & Gravitation

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Author:  |  Isbn: 0521018676  |  File size: 3MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 368  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Gravity is the most enigmatic of all known forces of nature. It controls everything, from ocean tides to the expansion of the Universe. The search for the laws of motion and gravitation started over two thousand years ago. The reader is taken on an exciting journey through the subsequent...

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"Ringmakers of Saturn"

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Author: Norman R. Bergrun  |  Isbn: 9780946270330  |  File size: 2.18MB  |  Year: 1986  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy New 1986 hardcover - Signed by Norman Bergrun with full color photos & illustrations. From photographs taken during the Voyager 1 flight to SATURN in 1980 the reader of this remarkable book sees that one of the photgraphs shows that the A-ring is incomplete.The author...

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Eclipsing Binary Stars: Modeling & Analysis

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Author: Josef Kallrath  |  Isbn: 9781441906984  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 420  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Astronomers learn much of what they know about the mass, brightness, and size of stars by observing binary systems, in which two stars orbit each other, periodically cutting off the others light. This book provides astronomers with a guide to specifying an astrophysical model...

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Physics of the Atmosphere & Climate, 2nd Edition

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Author: Murry L. Sal  |  Isbn: 9780521767187  |  File size: 27.31MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 718  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Murry Salby's new book provides an integrated treatment of the processes controlling the Earth-atmosphere system, developed from first principles through a balance of theory and applications. This book builds on Salby's previous book, Fundamentals of Atmospheric Physics....

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Gravitation & Gauge Symmetrie

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Author: M Blagojevic  |  Isbn: 9780750307673  |  File size: 18MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 522  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy In the course of the development of electromagnetic, weak and strong interactions, the concept of (internal) gauge invariance grew up and established itself as an unavoidable dynamical principle in particle physics. It is less known that the principle of equivalence, and the...

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Choosing & Using a Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope

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Author: Rod Mollise  |  Isbn: 9781852336318  |  File size: 24.3MB  |  Year: 2001  |  Pages: 357  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Amateur astronomy is becoming increasingly popular, mostly because of the availability of relatively low-cost astronomical telescopes such as the Schmidt-Cassegrain and Maksutovs. The author describes what these instruments will do, how to use them, and which are the best -...

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The Caldwell Objects & How to Observe Them

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Author: Martin Mobberley  |  Isbn: 9781441903259  |  File size: 14.2MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 273  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy When Mike Inglis, who consults for Springer, ? rst asked me to write a Caldwell book in their “and How to Observe Them” series I admit I did need some time to think the suggestion over. I am a fan of Patrick’s Caldwell catalog as are most of the amateur...

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Titan from Cassini-Huygens

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Author: Jack Waite, Jean Pierre Lebreton, and Robert Brown  |  Isbn: 9401781079  |  File size: 39MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 535  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy This book is one of two volumes meant to capture, to the extent practical, the sci- ti? c legacy of the Cassini–Huygens prime mission, a landmark in the history of pl- etary exploration. As the most ambitious and interdisciplinary planetary...

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A Companion to Astronomy & Astrophysics

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Author: Kenneth Lang  |  Isbn: 9780387307343  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 376  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Astronomy and Astrophysics is a comprehensive, fundamental, and up-to-date reference book. It is filled with vital information and basic facts for amateur astronomers and professional astrophysicists, and for anyone interested in the Universe, from the Earth and other planets...

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Kepler's Geometrical Cosmology

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Author: J. V. Field  |  Isbn: 9781472507037  |  File size: 27MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 243  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Kepler is a key figure in the development of modern astronomy. His work is also important in the history of philosophy and methodology of science as a whole. The present study is concerned with one of Kepler's major preoccupations, namely his search for the geometrical plan...

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The State of the Art (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

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Author: David Ratledge  |  Isbn: 9781852337346  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 177  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Provides novice to accomplished amateur astronomers with a firm grounding in the basics and successful use of digital astrophotography. Provides examples of the best images, and gives readers hints and tips about how to get the best out of this extraordinary technology....

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Advanced Design Problems in Aerospace Engineering: Volume 1

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Author: Aldo Frediani and Angelo Miele  |  Isbn: 9780306484636  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 2004  |  Pages: 184  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Advanced Design Problems in Aerospace Engineering, Volume 1: Advanced Aerospace Systems presents six authoritative lectures on the use of mathematics in the conceptual design of various types of aircraft and spacecraft. It covers the following topics: design...

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Night Sky: A Falcon Field Guide

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Author: Nicholas Nigro  |  Isbn: 9780762774241  |  File size: 6.5MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 104  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy This is the ultimate illustrated guide to the most spectacular objects in the night sky. Download book...

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All About Space Book Of The Solar System 4th Edition

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Author:  |  Isbn: 178546227X  |  File size: 43.00MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 164  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy The more we know about the planetary system we live in, the closer we are to answering the conundrum of whether Earth – and humankind – are unique. The newly revised Book of the Solar System tours the essentials, with in-depth guides accompanied by amazing images and illustrations. You...

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Local Group Cosmology

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Author: David Martínez-Delgado  |  Isbn: 9781107023802  |  File size: 22MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 246  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy One of the most fascinating unresolved problems of modern astrophysics is how the galaxies we observe today were formed. The Lambda-Cold Dark Matter paradigm predicts that large spiral galaxies such as the Milky Way formed through accretion and tidal disruption of...

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Guide to Mitigating Spacecraft Charging Effects

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Author: Henry B. Garrett  |  Isbn: 9781118186459  |  File size: 4.2MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 194  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy The definitive guide to the modern body of spacecraft charging knowledge—from first principles for the beginner to intermediate and advanced concepts The only book to blend the theoretical and practical aspects of spacecraft charging, Guide to Mitigating Spacecraft...

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21st Century Astronomy, 4th Edition

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Author: Laura Kay  |  Isbn: 9780393918786  |  File size: 50.4MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 856  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Teaches students to think like scientists. Authors Laura Kay and Stacy Palen have developed pedagogy that helps students understand the process of science, and how physical principles are used to discover the origins of the universe. The authors emphasize how we know what we...

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Life Beyond Earth: The Search for Habitable Worlds in the Universe

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Author: Dr Athena Coustenis and Dr Thérèse Encrenaz  |  Isbn: 9781107026179  |  File size: 33MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 296  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy What is life and where can it exist? What searches are being made to identify conditions for life on other worlds? If extraterrestrial inhabited worlds are found, how can we explore them? In this book, two leading astrophysicists provide an...

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Cahier Découverte Astronomie

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Author:  |  Isbn: 9782759803590  |  File size: 41MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 96  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Une discipline réservée aux scientifiques ? Pas sûr du tout ! Grâce au Cahier Découverte Astronomie, testez vos connaissances et découvrez les petits et grands secrets de l’univers. Suivez votre étoile et laissez-vous guider pour ce voyage plein de surprises au cœur de notre galaxie…...

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Copernicus: Platonist Astronomer-Philosopher

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Author: Matjaz Vesel  |  Isbn: 9783631642429  |  File size: 9MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 451  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy In 1543, Copernicus publicly defended geokinetic and heliocentric universe. This book examines why and how he became a Copernican and what his affirmation of heliocentrism means in the context of the Scientific Revolution. Close reading of Copernicus’ texts and...

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An Introduction to Modern Cosmology (3rd edition)

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Author: Andrew Liddle  |  Isbn: 9781118502099  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 198  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy An Introduction to Modern Cosmology Third Edition is an accessible account of modern cosmological ideas. The Big Bang Cosmology is explored, looking at its observational successes in explaining the expansion of the Universe, the existence and properties of the cosmic microwave...

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The Rough Guide to the Universe (2nd edition)

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Author: John Scalzi  |  Isbn: 9781843538004  |  File size: 26MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 416  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy Whether you’re a novice or a more experienced astronomer, The Rough Guide to The Universe is indispensable. The truth may or may not be out there, but space is the place to look, and the Rough Guide to the Universe takes it all in, from our own moon to the furthest...

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Fast Solar Sailing: Astrodynamics of Special Sailcraft Trajectories

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Author: Giovanni Vulpetti  |  Isbn: 9401781966  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 410  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy The range of solar sailing is very vast; it is a fully in-space means of propulsion that should allow us to accomplish various mission classes that are literally impossible using rocket propulsion, no matter if nuclear or electric. Fast and very fast solar sailings are...

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Vom Universum zu den Elementarteilchen

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Author: Ulrich Ellwanger  |  Isbn: 3662443449  |  File size: 2MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy In dem Buch werden die größten Rätsel der Physik verständlich dargestellt – von den Grundlagen der modernen Elementarteilchenphysik und Kosmologie bis zur Stringtheorie und aktuellen Forschungsfragen. Enthalten sind Einführungen in die spezielle und allgemeine...

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The Chang’E-1 Topographic Atlas of the Moon, 2nd edition

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Author: Chunlai Li, Jianjun Liu, Lingli Mu, and Xin Ren  |  Isbn: 9783662484371  |  File size: 469MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 238  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Astronomy This atlas is based on the lunar global Digital Elevation Models (DEM) of Chang'E-1 (CE-1), and presents CCD stereo image data with digital photogrammetry. The spatial resolution of the DEM in this atlas is 500m, with horizontal accuracy of...

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