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Light from the Void

Chandra X-Ray Observatory

by Smithsonian Astrophysical Obs

<p><strong>A lavish coffee-table book featuring spectacular images from the Chandra X-Ray Observatory, the most powerful X-Ray telescope ever built</strong></p> <p>Take a journey through the cosmos with <em>Light from the Void</em>, a stunning ...

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Light of the Stars: Alien Worlds and the Fate of the Earth

by Adam Frank

<p><strong>Astrophysicist and NPR commentator on what the latest research on the existence and trajectories of alien civilizations may teach us about our own.</strong></p> <p><em>Light of the Stars</em> tells the story of humanity’s coming of ...

ISBN: 9780393609028

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Light Pollution

Responses and Remedies

by Bob Mizon

<p>There have been many developments in the field of light pollution over the last few years, and this second edition of 'Light Pollution - Responses and Remedies' will introduce them in detail. Examples include the appearance of anti-light ...

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Light Scattering Reviews, Volume 11

Light Scattering and Radiative Transfer

by Alexander Kokhanovsky

<p>This is the eleventh volume in the series Light Scattering Reviews, devoted to current knowledge of light scattering problems and both experimental and theoretical research techniques related to their solution. The focus of this volume is to ...

ISBN: 9783662495384

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Liquid Glass Transition

A Unified Theory From the Two Band Model

by Toyoyuki Kitamura

<p>A glass is disordered material like a viscous liquid and behaves mechanically like a solid. A glass is normally formed by supercooling the viscous liquid fast enough to avoid crystallization, and the liquid-glass transition occurs in diverse ...

ISBN: 9780124071704

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Living Among Giants

Exploring and Settling the Outer Solar System

by Michael Carroll

<p>The outer Solar System is rich in resources and may be the best region in which to search for life beyond Earth. In fact, it may ultimately be the best place for Earthlings to set up permanent abodes. This book surveys the feasibility of that

ISBN: 9783319106748

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Living Vegetarian For Dummies

by Suzanne Havala Hobbs

Written by an experienced teacher and author, this must-have source for work with polarimetric equipment and polarimetry in astronomy conveys the knowledge of the technology and techniques needed to measure and interpret polarizations. As such, ...

ISBN: 9780470616390

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Living with the Stars

How the Human Body is Connected to the Life Cycles of the Earth, the Planets, and the Stars

by Karel Schrijver & Iris Schrijver

<p>Living with the Stars tells the fascinating story of what truly makes the human body. The body that is with us all our lives is always changing. We are quite literally not who we were years, weeks, or even days ago: our cells die and are ...

ISBN: 9780191040870

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Local Group Cosmology

by David Martínez-Delgado

<p>One of the most fascinating unresolved problems of modern astrophysics is how the galaxies we observe today were formed. The Lambda-Cold Dark Matter paradigm predicts that large spiral galaxies such as the Milky Way formed through accretion ...

ISBN: 9781107424128

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Low Frequency Radio Astronomy and the LOFAR Observatory

Lectures from the Third LOFAR Data Processing School

by George Heald, John McKean & Roberto Pizzo

<p>This book presents lecture materials from the Third LOFAR Data School, transformed into a coherent and complete reference book describing the LOFAR design, along with descriptions of primary science cases, data processing techniques, and ...

ISBN: 9783319234342

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Low Frequency Radio Observations of Galaxy Clusters and Groups

by Thérèse Cantwell

<p>This book uses new data from the very low radio frequency telescope LOFAR to analyse the magnetic structure in the giant radio galaxy NGC6251. This analysis reveals that the magnetic field strength in the locality of this giant radio galaxy ...

ISBN: 9783319979762

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Lunar and Planetary Cartography in Russia

by Vladislav Shevchenko, Zhanna Rodionova & Gregory Michael

<p>This book is the first to document in depth the history of lunar and planetary cartography in Russia. The first map of the far side of the Moon was made with the participation of Lomonosov Moscow University (Sternberg Astronomical Institute, ...

ISBN: 9783319210391

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Lunar Domes

Properties and Formation Processes

by Raffaello Lena, Christian Wöhler, Jim Phillips & others

<p>Lunar domes are structures of volcanic origin which are usually difficult to observe due to their low heights. The Lunar Domes Handbook is a reference work on these elusive features. It provides a collection of images for a large number of ...

ISBN: 9788847026377

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Magnetism, Planetary Rotation, and Convection in the Solar System: Retrospect and Prospect

In Honour of Prof. S.K. Runcorn

by W. O'Reilly

<p>On the 6th, 7th' and 8th April 1983, a conference entitled &quot;Magnetism, planetary rotation and convection in the Solar System&quot; was held in the School of Physics at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. The purpose of the meeting was

ISBN: 9789400954045

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Magnetohydrodynamics in Binary Stars

by C. G. Campbell

<p>Magnetism in binary stars is an area of central importance in stellar astrophysics. The second edition of &quot;Magnetohydrodynamics in Binary Stars&quot; is a major revision of the first edition. The material has been updated and extended, ...

ISBN: 9783319976464

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Magnetohydrodynamics of the Sun

by Eric Priest

<p>Magnetohydrodynamics of the Sun is a completely new up-to-date rewrite from scratch of the 1982 book Solar Magnetohydrodynamics, taking account of enormous advances in understanding since that date. It describes the subtle and complex ...

ISBN: 9781107779228

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Magnetoseismology

Ground-based Remote Sensing of Earth's Magnetosphere

by Frederick W. Menk & Colin L. Waters

<p>Written by a researcher at the forefront of the field, this first comprehensive account of magnetoseismology conveys the physics behind these movements and waves, and explains how to detect and investigate them.<br /> Along the way, it ...

ISBN: 9783527652075

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Make Time for the Stars

Fitting Astronomy into Your Busy Life

by Antony Cooke

<p>Many amateur astronomers are short of time. A full-time career usually takes up most waking hours, and often there simply isn’t time for leisurely observing. Fortunately, modern technologies such as computer-controlled telescopes, GPS, ...

ISBN: 9780387893419

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Making Beautiful Deep-Sky Images

Astrophotography with Affordable Equipment and Software

by Greg Parker

<p>This book is based around the author’s beautiful and sometimes awe-inspiring color images and mosaics of deep-sky objects. The book describes how similar &quot;Hubble class&quot; images can be created by amateur astronomers in their back ...

ISBN: 9783319463162

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Making Contact: Jill Tarter and the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

by Sarah Scoles

<p>*<em>For anyone who has ever looked up at the night sky and wondered, &quot;Are we alone?&quot; * <em>A brilliant examination of the science behind the search for extraterrestrial intelligence and its pioneer, Jill Tarter, the inspiration for

ISBN: 9781681774916

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