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            Stargazer: A Step-by-step Guide to the Southern Night Sky

            Stargazer: A Step-by-step Guide to the Southern Night Sky (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Australia, Dk

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            Stargazer takes you through constellations one-by-one, linking them together as you progress using easy-to-follow star routes that guide you across the celestial sphere. Adapted carefully for the southern hemisphere, this book is perfect for budding astronomers learning to naviga...te our expansive and fascinating universe. Complete with practice exercises, stunning colour photography of nebulas and galaxies, and amazing facts about our solar system and beyond, this book is a reliable and exciting new guide to our skies.
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            ISBN 9780143795575
            Published AU 2 Apr 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            Under the Stars: Astrophysics for Bedtime

            Under the Stars: Astrophysics for Bedtime (Hardback)

            By Harvey-Smith, Lisa; Illustrated by Matthews, Mel

            • RRP: $45.00
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            Transports curious kids and inquisitive adults on an incredible journey through the night sky. Astrophysicist Lisa Harvey-Smith brings the night sky to life with her engaging storytelling, combined with brilliantly colourful illustrations.

            ISBN 9780522876086
            Published AU 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Melbourne University Press
            Interest Age Children
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            2020 Australasian Sky Guide
             

            2020 Australasian Sky Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Lomb, Nick

            • RRP: $16.99
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            Compact, easy to use and reliable, this popular guide by well-known astronomer and author Dr Nick Lomb has been providing stargazers with everything they need to know about the southern night sky for over 25 years. The 2020 guide contains monthly sky maps, an Indigenous astronomy... section, viewing tips and highlights, and details of the year's exciting celestial events. Wherever you are in Australia or New Zealand, easy calculations allow you to estimate local rise and set times for the Sun, Moon and planets. The 2020 Australasian Sky Guide also provides information on the solar system, updated with the latest findings from space probes.
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            ISBN 9781863172134
            Published AU 15 Sep 2019
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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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
            Interest Age General Audience
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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

            • RRP: $39.99
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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

            • RRP: $58.50
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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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            Cosmos
             

            Cosmos (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Sagan, Carl; Foreword by Tyson, Neil Degrasse; Introduction by Druyan, Ann

            • RRP: $34.50
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            Originally published: New York: Random House, 1980.

            ISBN 9780345539434
            Released AU 10 Dec 2013
            Publisher Ballantine Books
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            How to Build a Time Machine
             

            How to Build a Time Machine (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Davies, Fellow Paul

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            From an award-winning physicist and internationally acclaimed science writer comes an entertaining tour of the mind-boggling breakthroughs that make time travel possible.

            ISBN 9780142001868
            Released AU 25 Mar 2003
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            The Universe

            The Universe (Hardback)

            By Planet, Lonely

            • RRP: $39.99
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            Let Lonely Planet take you further than ever before with the world's first and only travel guide to the Universe, developed with the latest data from NASA. Touch down on the planets of our solar system, before continuing your trip to the edge of the known Universe via exoplanets,... newborn stars, supernova remnants, galaxy superclusters and more.
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            ISBN 9781788686365
            Released AU 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Lonely Planet Global Limited
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Lonely Planet
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