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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.

Taking Back Astronomy: The Heavens Declare Creation and Science Confirms It (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 18, 2016
Taking Back Astronomy: The Heavens Declare Creation and Science Confirms It (repost)

Jason Lisle, "Taking Back Astronomy: The Heavens Declare Creation and Science Confirms It"
2006 | ASIN: B00999FVVQ | English | 128 pages | PDF | 20 MB

The Lidov-Kozai Effect - Applications in Exoplanet Research and Dynamical Astronomy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Nov. 3, 2016
The Lidov-Kozai Effect - Applications in Exoplanet Research and Dynamical Astronomy

Ivan Shevchenko, "The Lidov-Kozai Effect - Applications in Exoplanet Research and Dynamical Astronomy"
2016 | ISBN: 3319435205 | 194 pages | PDF | 4 MB
The Lidov-Kozai Effect - Applications in Exoplanet Research and Dynamical Astronomy

Ivan Shevchenko, "The Lidov-Kozai Effect - Applications in Exoplanet Research and Dynamical Astronomy"
English | ISBN: 3319435205 | 2016 | 194 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Astronomy with a Budget Telescope: An Introduction to Practical Observing  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Feb. 25, 2016
Astronomy with a Budget Telescope: An Introduction to Practical Observing

Astronomy with a Budget Telescope: An Introduction to Practical Observing by Patrick Moore , John Watson
Publisher:Springer; 2nd ed. 2012 edition | ISBN: 1461421608 | 165 pages | PDF | 7,4 MB

Astronomy with a Budget Telescope, 2nd Edition is a complete introduction to buying and using a low-cost amateur astronomical telescope. It provides essential hints and tips about what to look for when buying on a budget - the best are now excellent value, but they all lack an astronomer's advice about setting them up and using them. Astronomy with a Budget Telescope was first published in 2003, since then technology has moved on substantially.

Exploring the History of New Zealand Astronomy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 10, 2015
Exploring the History of New Zealand Astronomy

Exploring the History of New Zealand Astronomy: Trials, Tribulations, Telescopes and Transits
Springer | Physics | January 9, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319225650 | 688 pages | pdf | 26.43 mb

by Wayne Orchiston (Author)
Reviews the changing focuses of astronomy in New Zealand from pre-European Maori times through to the years immediately following WWII
Collects the research of a leading expert on the subject
Contrasts the nautical astronomy practiced by the Cook voyage astronomers during their stopovers in New Zealand in the 1770s with the positional astronomy pursued by New Zealand professional and amateur astronomers a century later

Getting Started: Visual Astronomy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 19, 2015
Getting Started: Visual Astronomy

Getting Started: Visual Astronomy by Allan Hall
English | May 2, 2014 | ISBN: 1499275269 | 288 Pages | PDF/EPUB | 39.53 MB/17.25 MB

Getting Started: Visual Astronomy focuses on beginner aspects of visual astronomy. This beginner's guide covers all aspects of getting started with astronomy.

Touch the Universe: A NASA Braille Book of Astronomy by Noreen Grice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at July 13, 2015
Touch the Universe: A NASA Braille Book of Astronomy by Noreen Grice

Touch the Universe: A NASA Braille Book of Astronomy by Noreen Grice
English | Oct 30, 2002 | ISBN: 030908332X | 68 pages | PDF | 2 MB