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Fundamental Astronomy, Sixth Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Nov. 12, 2016
Fundamental Astronomy, Sixth Edition

Fundamental Astronomy, Sixth Edition
Springer | Astronomy | December 7, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3662530449 | 550 pages | pdf | 25.35 mb

Editors: Karttunen, H., Kröger, P., Oja, H., Poutanen, M., Donner, K.J. (Eds.)
The established, widely-adopted textbook for physical science majors that gives a comprehensive, calculus-based introduction to the topics of classical and modern astronomy and astrophysics
Richly illustrated with more than 400 images, including 36 color plates, that take you on a visual tour of the cosmos
Fifth edition offers substantial new material on extragalactic astronomy, cosmology, and extra-solar planets, as well as updates throughout that are a real step up from the previous edition
Comprehensive approach provides a sound basis for more profound studies in the astronomical sciences
The Science and Art of Using Telescopes (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

The Science and Art of Using Telescopes (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
Publisher: Springer; 2010 edition | 2009 | ISBN: 0387764690 | 411 pages | PDF | 11,5 MB

Perhaps you are thinking of specializing in a certain kind of viewing. Perhaps you have some extra money to spend and are wondering what would be the best way to spend it. Or maybe you are looking for new challenges or how to make the most of the equipment you have.

Astronomy (DK Eyewitness Books)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by uophah at June 21, 2008
Astronomy (DK Eyewitness Books)

Astronomy (DK Eyewitness Books)
DK CHILDREN | 2008 | ISBN: 0756637678 | 72 pages | PDF | 25 MB

The most trusted nonfiction series on the market,Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures. DK's classic look at astronomy now reissued with a CD and wall chart.
Astronomy Adventures and Vacations: How to Get the Most Out of Astronomy in Your Leisure Time

Astronomy Adventures and Vacations: How to Get the Most Out of Astronomy in Your Leisure Time (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Timothy Treadwell
English | 25 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319500007 | 259 Pages | PDF | 22.44 MB

This astronomy travel guide exposes the many wonderful opportunities for experiencing the observing hobby farther afield. Amateur astronomy is often consigned to observing from home or from a local park, yet it can be much more.

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at March 23, 2017
Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy By John M. Steele
English | PDF | 2017 | 115 Pages | ISBN : 3319552201 | 2.01 MB

This revealing work examines an approach from ancient astronomy to what was then a particularly important question, namely that of understanding the relationship between the position in the ecliptic and the time it takes for a fixed-length of the ecliptic beginning at that point to rise above the eastern horizon.

Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy, 3rd edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at March 16, 2017
Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy, 3rd edition

A. Richard Thompson, "Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy, 3rd edition"
English | ISBN: 3319444298 | 2017 | 920 pages | PDF | 19 MB
Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by James L. Chen
English | 13 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319524127 | 236 Pages | PDF | 13.59 MB

This book is for the aging amateur astronomy population, including newcomers to astronomy in their retirement and hobbyists who loved peering through a telescope as a child. Whether a novice or an experienced observer, the practice of astronomy differs over the years. This guide will extend the enjoyment of astronomy well into the Golden Years by addressing topics such as eye and overall health issues, recommendations on telescope equipment, and astronomy-related social activities especially suited for seniors.

Optical 3D-Spectroscopy for Astronomy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at March 12, 2017
Optical 3D-Spectroscopy for Astronomy

Optical 3D-Spectroscopy for Astronomy
Wiley VCH | English | May 1 2017 | ISBN-10: 3527412026 | 296 pages | PDF | 8.29 mb

by Roland Bacon (Author), Guy Monnet (Author)

The Physics and Astronomy of Science Fiction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 11, 2017
The Physics and Astronomy of Science Fiction

Steven D. Bloom, "The Physics and Astronomy of Science Fiction: Understanding Interstellar Travel, Teleportation, Time Travel, Alien Life and Other Genre Fixtures"
ISBN: 0786470534 | 2016 | EPUB | 244 pages | 4 MB

Fundamental Astronomy, Sixth Edition (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Feb. 8, 2017
Fundamental Astronomy, Sixth Edition (Repost)

Karttunen, H., Kröger, P., Oja, H., Poutanen, M., Donner, K.J., "Fundamental Astronomy, Sixth Edition"
English | 2016 | ISBN-10: 3662530449 | 550 pages | pdf | 25 MB