New PDF release: A Question and Answer Guide to Astronomy

By Carol Christian,Jean-René Roy

Are we on my own within the Universe? was once there something ahead of the large Bang? Are there different universes? What makes stars shine? the place does Earth's water come from? Why is the evening sky darkish? used to be there ever existence on Mars? How do telescopes paintings? This enticing advisor e-book solutions these kind of questions and 1000s extra, making it a realistic reference for somebody who has ever puzzled what's out within the cosmos, the place all of it comes from, and the way all of it works. Richly illustrated in colour all through, it offers uncomplicated but rigorous factors in non-technical language, summarizing present astronomical wisdom, with no overlooking the $64000 underlying medical ideas. This moment version comprises great new fabric all through, together with the most recent findings from the hot Horizons, Rosetta, and sunrise house missions, and photographs from specialist telescopes comparable to the Hubble area Telescope and the Atacama huge Millimeter Array.

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