Galaxies & stars

    Cosmology

    By Nicola Vittorio

    Hardback £54.54

    "Written by one of the world's leading cosmologists, this brand new textbook provides graduate students with coverage of the very latest developments in the field. The most recent experimental results are discussed, together with the corresponding constraints on cosmological parameters. Vittorio shows what is meant by precision cosmology, from both...

    Unveiling Galaxies

    By Jean-Rene Roy

    Hardback £30.28

    Continuous innovation in imaging techniques have been essential for discovering galaxies and revealing unexpected properties of the universe. By highlighting the discovery-role of images and that of their most spectacular displays - atlases of galaxies - this book places the exploration of galaxies within broader contexts in the history of...

    Little Book of Black Holes

    By Fransjohan Pretorius

    Hardback £11.45

    Dive into a mind-bending exploration of the physics of black holes Black holes, predicted by Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity more than a century ago, have long intrigued scientists and the public with their bizarre and fantastical properties. Although Einstein understood that black holes were mathematical solutions to his...

    Star Formation

    Paperback £67.91

    This book provides a modern introduction to the study of star formation, at a level suitable for graduate students or advanced undergraduates in astrophysics. The first third of the book provides a review of the observational phenomenology and then the basic physical processes that are important for star formation. The...

    Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposia

    Hardback £78.51

    IAU S316 reviews current research on massive star clusters, which are invaluable bridges connecting the interstellar medium, star formation and evolution, the evolution of galaxies, and cosmology. Observers, theoreticians, and modellers discuss controversial topics and planning the next steps in the key open areas.

    Stars

    By DK

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Explore the awe-inspiring wonders of space and discover the most fascinating objects known to astronomy, from glittering starbirth nebulae to supermassive black holes. Stunning 3-D graphics chart all 88 constellations from Andromeda to Virgo, forming a complete map of the night sky. With incredible new imagery, including pictures from the...

    The Stars Night by Night

    By Brian Jones

    Paperback £9.66

    Dynamics of Young Star Clusters and Associations: Saas-Fee Advanced Course 42. Swiss Society for Astrophysics and Astronomy

    By Cathie J. Clarke

    Hardback £56.85

    Where do most stars and the planetary systems that surround them in the Milky Way form? What determines whether a young star cluster remains bound such as an open or globular cluster, or disperses to join the field stars in the disc of the Galaxy? These questions not only impact...

    Galaxy

    By James Geach

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.46

    Written by an active researcher in the field, Galaxy: Mapping the Cosmos tells the rich scientific story of galaxy evolution and observation. Appealing to all readers interested in astronomy and cosmology, and featuring 100 colour illustrations, Galaxy explores the enigma of our cosmic habitat, chronicling how our home in the...

    Constellation Myths

    By Aratus

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    This translation brings together ancient classical texts derived from Eratosthenes' handbook of astral mythology, Hyginus' guide to astronomy, and Aratus's astronomical poem Phaenomena to provide a complete collection of Greek astral myths.

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