The Cosmos

Author: Jay M. Pasachoff
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110768756X
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An exciting introduction to astronomy, using recent discoveries and stunning photography to inspire non-science majors about the Universe and science.

The Cosmos Astronomy in the New Millennium

Author: Jay M. Pasachoff
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 049501303X
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Emphasises the central theme of origins in this text by singling out specifics in the headings of each chapter, and deals with a variety of relevant material in the text itself. An early discussion of the scientific method stresses an importance on the verification of observations, and sets the stage to focus on astronomy as a science.

Sciencia

Author: Matt Tweed
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 0802778992
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Collects six short illustrated volumes covering topics in mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, evolution, and astronomy.

Cosmos and Psyche

Author: Richard Tarnas
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780670032921
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Seeks to demonstrate the existence of a direct connection between the planetary movements and human history, and examines such ancient and modern events as the French Revolution and September 11th.

The Life and Death of Stars

Author: Kenneth R. Lang
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110701638X
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In an illustrated, accessible text, the author explains the life cycle of stars, from dense molecular clouds to the enigmatic nebulae some stars leave behind in their violent ends.

Connecting Quarks with the Cosmos

Author: National Research Council
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 9780309171137
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Advances made by physicists in understanding matter, space, and time and by astronomers in understanding the universe as a whole have closely intertwined the question being asked about the universe at its two extremesâ€"the very large and the very small. This report identifies 11 key questions that have a good chance to be answered in the next decade. It urges that a new research strategy be created that brings to bear the techniques of both astronomy and sub-atomic physics in a cross-disciplinary way to address these questions. The report presents seven recommendations to facilitate the necessary research and development coordination. These recommendations identify key priorities for future scientific projects critical for realizing these scientific opportunities.

Prophecy in the New Millennium

Author: John F. Walvoord
Publisher: Kregel Academic
ISBN: 9780825497377
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An up-to-date look at unfulfilled Bible prophecy and current events, written by one of America's most recognized end times experts.

Cosmos

Author: Carl Sagan
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0345539435
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Presents an illustrated guide to the universe and to Earth's relationship to it, moving from theories of creation to humankind's discovery of the cosmos, to general relativity, to space missions, and beyond.