• Sky at Night: Answers to Questions from Across the Universe

    Sky at Night: Answers to Questions from Across the Universe
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    ISBN: 9781849903462
    Title: Sky at Night: Answers to Questions from Across the Universe
    Author: NORTH CHRIS MOORE PATRICK

    Questions about the moon, the solar system, space travel, other planets, and more, answered by a popular astronomer
    Celebrating the 55th anniversary ofThe Sky at Night, this book collects and answers questions sent in by viewers. With sections on the solar system, the bizarre and unexplained, space missions, and more, this is an exciting journey into space for the novice astronomer and the lifelong stargazer alike. Discover how scientists work out the gravity of planets, what the 'Great Attractor' is and the basic principles of space navigation. Learn how to start observing the sky, what event inspired Patrick to take up astronomy, and just how many of his cats are named after celestial bodies. From comets to black holes and Orion to eclipses,The Sky at Nightis the ultimate introduction to the wonders and mysteries of the universe.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $44.00
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