all ebooks in category: Astronomy (58)

The Wondrous Universe: Creation without Creator?
English | ISBN: 3642201032 | 2011 | 191 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The world as it is viewed from modern physics and cosmology has many strange and unexpected features. Often these are in stark contrast with our …

How Einstein Ruined Physics: Motion, Symmetry, and Revolution in Science
English | ISBN: 1461120195 | 2011 | 350 pages | EPUB | 340 KB

Einstein is considered the world’s greatest genius for creating the theory of relativity. How Einstein Ruined Physics explains relativity, how it was discovered, and how …

Dr Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the Future (The MIT Press)
2019 | ISBN: 0262043432 | English | 304 pages | PDF | 3 MB

A pioneering space archaeologist explores artifacts left behind in space and on Earth, from moon dust to Elon Musk's red sports car. Alice Gorman is …

Understanding Gaia: A Mission to Map the Galaxy (Repost)
English | PDF,EPUB | 2019 | 159 Pages | ISBN : 3030114481 | 24.22 MB

This book is the first to provide a comprehensive, readily understandable report on the European Space Agency’s Gaia mission that will meet the needs of …

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Classifying the Cosmos: How We Can Make Sense of the Celestial Landscape (Repost)
English | PDF,EPUB | 2019 | 494 Pages | ISBN : 303010379X | 70.34 MB

Since the invention of the telescope 400 years ago, astronomers have rapidly discovered countless celestial objects. But how does one make sense of it all? …

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A Practical Guide to Lightcurve Photometry and Analysis [Repost]
English | July 22, 2016 | ISBN: 3319327496 | 432 pages | PDF | 18 Mb

Tools for amateur astronomers who wish to go beyond CCD imaging and step into ‘serious’ science. The text offers techniques for gathering, analyzing, and publishing …

Nearest Star: The Surprising Science of our Sun (Repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1107052653 | PDF | pages: 332 | 13.0 mb

How did the Sun evolve, and what will it become? What is the origin of its light and heat? How does solar activity affect the …

Gemini 4: An Astronaut Steps into the Void (repost)
2019 | English | ISBN: 3319766740 | 378 pages | PDF | 13 MB

The flight of Gemini 4 in June 1965 was conducted barely four years after the first Americans flew in space. It was a bold step …

Galaxies: A Very Short Introduction
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0199234345 | 136 pages | EPUB | 0,4 MB

In this fascinating Very Short Introduction, popular science writer John Gribben tells the story of our growing understanding of galaxies, from the days before Galileo …

From Suns to Life: A Chronological Approach to the History of Life on Earth (Repost)
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0387450823 | PDF | pages: 371 | 5.9 mb

This review gathers astronomers, geologists, biologists, and chemists around a common question: how did life emerge on Earth? The ultimate goal is to probe an …