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            Where Did Pluto Go?: A Beginner's Guide to Understanding the 'New Solar System'

            Where Did Pluto Go?: A Beginner's Guide to Understanding the 'New Solar System' (Hardback)

            By Sutherland, Paul; Foreword by Tyson, Professor Neil DeGrasse

            A 21st century look at our Sun, its planets, and their moons - including the latest research on studying the mysteries of space. Examines how we read the night sky; constellations and the zodiac; motion of the planets; comparative sizes and locations; where the asteroid belt is; ...comets; satellites; theories of planet formation; and much more.
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            ISBN 9780762109777
            Published AU 1 Jul 2010
            Publisher Reader's Digest (Australia) Pt
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            Space Odyssey: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke, and the Making of a Masterpiece
             

            Space Odyssey: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke, and the Making of a Masterpiece (Hardback)

            By Benson, Michael

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            ISBN 9781501163937
            Released AU 1 May 2018
            Publisher Simon & Schuster
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            A Ball, a Dog, and a Monkey: 1957 -- The Space Race Begins
             

            A Ball, a Dog, and a Monkey: 1957 -- The Space Race Begins (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By D'Antonio, Michael

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            Fifty years after it began, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Michael D'Antonio captures the wackiness of the first year of the space race.

            ISBN 9780743294324
            Released AU 17 Nov 2008
            Publisher Simon & Schuster
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            Life beyond Earth: The Search for Habitable Worlds in the Universe
             

            Life beyond Earth: The Search for Habitable Worlds in the Universe (Hardback)

            By Coustenis, Athena; Encrenaz, Therese

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            An engaging account of our quest for habitable environments, recounting fascinating recent discoveries and providing insight into future space missions.

            ISBN 9781107026179
            Released AU 12 Sep 2013
            Publisher Cambridge University Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe

            Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe (Hardback)

            By Greene, Brian

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            Brian Greene takes readers on a breathtaking journey from the big bang to the end of time and invites us to ponder meaning in the face of this unimaginable expanse. He shows us how, despite the universe's tendency toward entropy, remarkable structures form: planets, stars, and ga...laxies provide islands in a sea of disorder; biochemical mechanisms animate life; neurons, information, and thought give rise to complex consciousness, which in turn creates cultures and their timeless myths and creativity. Through a series of nested stories Greene provides us with a clearer sense of how we came to be, a finer picture of where we are now, and a firmer understanding of where we are headed. Science has proven to be modern society's greatest source for meaning, and Brian Greene takes us on a grand tour of the universe while always keeping his eye on one central question: What does it all mean?
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            ISBN 9780241295984
            Released AU 18 Feb 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            A Scheme of Heaven: Astrology and the Birth of Science

            A Scheme of Heaven: Astrology and the Birth of Science (Hardback, Main)

            By Boxer, Alexander

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            In this refreshing work of history and scientific analysis, data scientist Alexander Boxer examines classical texts on astrology to examine its underlying scientific and mathematical framework. Boxer takes what he calls a series of deep dives into astrology, first tracing differe...nt applications of the system back to the ancient thinkers who developed them, and then putting these applications to the test using modern data sets and statistical science. At once critical, rigorous, and imaginative, A Scheme of Heaven re-contextualizes astrology as a vast, technological project-spanning continents and centuries-that was once at the cutting edge of scientific thought.
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            ISBN 9781781259634
            Released AU 4 Feb 2020
            Publisher Profile Books Ltd
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            Cosmos Possible Worlds
             

            Cosmos Possible Worlds (Hardback)

            By Druyan, Ann; Foreword by Tyson, Neil Degrasse

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            This all-new and long-awaited sequel to Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan's international bestseller Cosmos takes readers to worlds only now emerging with the advent of new technologies. Druyan takes readers on an extraordinary journey through the vast and unexplored realms of Earth and ...space, past and future, fact and imagination. In coordination with the debut of the second TV season of National Geographic's Cosmos, the book travels through more than 14 billion years of cosmic evolution and into an astonishing future, helping us solve enduring mysteries of our origins and dream of an unimaginable time ahead. We meet the colorful characters who push beyond the boundaries of knowledge--both the little-known but monumental visionaries of the past and the scientists whose work is shaping our future. Featuring color photographs, art, and diagrams--plus a foreword by Neil deGrasse Tyson--complete this highly anticipated package.
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            ISBN 9781426219085
            Released AU 25 Feb 2020
            Publisher National Geographic Books
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            Capturing the Universe: The most spectacular astrophotography from across the Cosmos
             

            Capturing the Universe: The most spectacular astrophotography from across the Cosmos (Paperback)

            By Evans, Rhodri

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            The very best images captured by the new generation of terrestrial telescopes, orbiting telescopes and deep-space probes and landers have been collected in this magnificent volume.

            ISBN 9780233005799
            Released AU 17 Feb 2020
            Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
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            The Living Cosmos: Our Search for Life in the Universe
             

            The Living Cosmos: Our Search for Life in the Universe (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Updated edition)

            By Impey, Chris

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            A fascinating insight into our place in the Universe, ideal for anyone wanting to know more about astrobiology.

            ISBN 9780521173841
            Released AU 2 Jun 2011
            Publisher Cambridge University Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Sun's Heartbeat: And Other Stories from the Life of the Star That Powers Our Planet
             

            The Sun's Heartbeat: And Other Stories from the Life of the Star That Powers Our Planet (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Berman, Bob

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            Original publication and copyright date: 2011.

            ISBN 9780316090995
            Released AU 28 Aug 2012
            Publisher Little, Brown
            Interest Age 14+ years
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