Astronomy

John Tebbutt: Rebuilding and Strengthening the Foundations of Australian Astronomy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Nov. 21, 2016
John Tebbutt: Rebuilding and Strengthening the Foundations of Australian Astronomy

John Tebbutt: Rebuilding and Strengthening the Foundations of Australian Astronomy
Springer | Astronomy | December 14, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319445200 | 555 pages | pdf | 27.13 mb

Authors: Orchiston, Wayne
Marks the centenary of John Tebbutt's death with a survey of his accomplishments
Includes a foreword by Sir Patrick Moore
Honors the astronomical groundwork done by Tebutt at a time when astronomy had not yet gained a firm foothold in Australia

The Early Years of Radio Astronomy: Reflections Fifty Years after Jansky's Discovery  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Oct. 23, 2016
The Early Years of Radio Astronomy: Reflections Fifty Years after Jansky's Discovery

The Early Years of Radio Astronomy: Reflections Fifty Years after Jansky's Discovery by W. T. Sullivan
English | 21 Aug. 2008 | ISBN: 0521616026 | 432 Pages | PDF | 63 MB

Radio astronomy has revolutionized the course of modern astronomy. Marking the fiftieth anniversary of Jansky's discovery in 1933 of extraterrestrial radio emission, Professor Sullivan asked many of the pioneers in the field to set down their versions of events and the people who made them.

Astronomy For Dummies (3rd Edition)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Sept. 3, 2016
Astronomy For Dummies (3rd Edition)

Stephen P. Maran, "Astronomy For Dummies (3rd Edition)"
English | ISBN: 1118376978 | 2012 | PDF | 360 pages | 31,7 MB

Astronomy - October 2016  Magazines

Posted by crazy-slim at Aug. 26, 2016
Astronomy - October 2016

Astronomy - October 2016
English | 81 pages | True PDF | 19 MB

Understanding the Universe: An Introduction to Astronomy, 2nd Edition [reduced]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Aug. 20, 2016
Understanding the Universe: An Introduction to Astronomy, 2nd Edition [reduced]

Understanding the Universe: An Introduction to Astronomy, 2nd Edition
96xHDRip | MKV/AVC, ~545 kb/s | 960x720 | Duration: 49:53:48 | English: AAC, 48 KHz (2 ch) | + PDF Guides
Size: 11.3 Gb | Genre: Physics, Astronomy and Cosmology

This visually rich course is designed to provide a nontechnical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the Universe as a whole. It includes almost all of the material in my first two astronomy courses for The Teaching Company, produced in 1998 and 2003, but with a large number of new images, diagrams, and animations. The discoveries reported in the 2003 course are integrated throughout these new lectures, and more recent findings (through mid-2006) are included, as well. Much has happened in astronomy during the past few years; we will discuss the most exciting and important advances.

Astronomy in the Ancient World: Early and Modern Views on Celestial Events  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at June 18, 2016
Astronomy in the Ancient World: Early and Modern Views on Celestial Events

Astronomy in the Ancient World: Early and Modern Views on Celestial Events (Historical & Cultural Astronomy) by Alexus McLeod
English | 19 July 2016 | ISBN: 3319235990 | 234 Pages | PDF | 4.7 MB

Alexus McLeod explores every aspect of the lesser-known history of astronomy in the Americas (Mesoamerica and North America), China and India, each through the frame of a particular astronomical phenomena.
Ian Ridpath, Carole Stott - Astronomy: The Universe, Equipment, Stars and Planets, Monthly Guides [Repost]

Ian Ridpath, Carole Stott - Astronomy: The Universe, Equipment, Stars and Planets, Monthly Guides
2006 | ISBN: 0756617332 | English | 301 pages | PDF | 53 MB

Understanding the Universe: An Introduction to Astronomy, 2nd Edition [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at April 25, 2016
Understanding the Universe: An Introduction to Astronomy, 2nd Edition [repost]

Understanding the Universe: An Introduction to Astronomy, 2nd Edition
96xDVDRip | AVI/XviD, ~711 kb/s | 640x480 | Duration: 49:53:48 | English: MP3, 128 kb/s (2 ch) | + PDF Guides | 17.9 GB
Genre: Physics, Astronomy and Cosmology

This visually rich course is designed to provide a nontechnical description of modern astronomy, including the structure and evolution of planets, stars, galaxies, and the Universe as a whole. It includes almost all of the material in my first two astronomy courses for The Teaching Company, produced in 1998 and 2003, but with a large number of new images, diagrams, and animations.
30-Second Astronomy: The 50 Most Mindblowing Discoveries in Astronomy, Each Explained in Half a Minute

30-Second Astronomy: The 50 Most Mindblowing Discoveries in Astronomy, Each Explained in Half a Minute by Francois Fressin and Mary-Jo Waeber
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1435152603, 184831597X | 160 pages | EPUB | 4,8 MB

The Early Years of Radio Astronomy: Reflections Fifty Years after Jansky's Discovery  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Feb. 25, 2016
The Early Years of Radio Astronomy: Reflections Fifty Years after Jansky's Discovery

The Early Years of Radio Astronomy: Reflections Fifty Years after Jansky's Discovery by W. T. Sullivan
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | 1984 | ISBN: 052125485X | 416 pages | DJVU | 13,2 MB

Radio astronomy has revolutionized the course of modern astronomy. Marking the fiftieth anniversary of Jansky's discovery in 1933 of extraterrestrial radio emission, Professor Sullivan asked many of the pioneers in the field to set down their versions of events and the people who made them. Each of the score of contributors seeks to give a good 'feeling' for the times to the great majority of readers who will not have experienced them.