Revised Fourth Edition: updated for use through 2025. The first three editions of NightWatch sold more than 600,000 copies, making it the top-selling stargazing guide in the world for the last 20 years. The key feature of this classic title is the section of star charts that are cherished by backyard astronomers everywhere. Each new edition has outsold the previous one because of thorough revisions and additional new material. NightWatch has been acclaimed as the best general interest introduction to
Voted one of Christianity Today's 1998 Books of the Year For more than thirty years, The Universe Next Door has set the standard for a clear, readable introduction to worldviews. In this fifth edition James Sire offers additional student-friendly features to his concise, easily understood introductions to theism, deism, naturalism, Marxism, nihilism, existentialism, Eastern monism, New Age philosophy and postmodernism. Included in this expanded format are a new chapter on Islam and informative sidebars
Includes an EXCLUSIVE minifigure! Enter the world of your favorite LEGO® super hero in the first ever guide to LEGO® Batman™! LEGO Batman: The Visual Dictionary combines DK's famous Visual Dictionary format with the adventurous world of the LEGO Caped Crusader. Every set and minifigure from the LEGO Batman universe will now be at your fingertips. Explore each LEGO Batman set according to its location, key themes, events, and characters, including the cunning Catwoman, the daredevil Robin, and the villainous
In their bestselling book for young readers, noted physicist Stephen Hawking and his daughter, Lucy, provide a grand and funny adventure that explains fascinating information about our universe, including Dr. Hawking's latest ideas about black holes. It's the story of George, who's taken through the vastness of space by a scientist, his daughter, and their super-computer named Cosmos. George's Secret Key to the Universe was a New York Times bestseller and a selection of Al's Book Club on the Today show.
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The First Three Minutes by Steven Weinberg takes a modern look at the origin of the universe. With the help of historical evidence, the book presents a timeline of when and how the universe began and events that shaped galaxies..Language: English.ISBN - 3: 978-0465024377.ISBN - 0: 0465024378 .Publishing Date: August 8, 993.Publisher: Basic Books.Author: Steven Weinberg.The First Three Minutes - When and how the universe came into being
On January 1, 1925, Edwin Hubble announced that astronomers and physicists had made a mistake: previously, his colleagues had conceptualized the universe as being identical with the Milky Way; Hubble's discovery proved that it was 1,000 trillion times larger. Marcia Bartusiak's The Day We Found the Universe describes how this young scientist's breakthrough caused even Einstein to reformulate his cosmic model, but even more interestingly, she shows how the research of Einstein and others carried Hubble's
“Fascinating . . . One of the most important stories in the history of science.”— Washington Post In recent years, a handful of scientists has been racing to explain a disturbing aspect of our universe: only 4 percent of it consists of the matter that makes up you, me, and every star and planet. The rest is completely unknown. Richard Panek tells the dramatic story of how scientists reached this cosmos-shattering conclusion. In vivid detail, he narrates the quest to find the “dark” matter and an even more