twitter debuts of the month Harry Potter House Eds desmond elliott 2017 when i was invisible
Search our site
Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley Read the opening extract of the brand new Steven Rowley book before its publication on 05/10/2017

Galaxies & stars books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Galaxies & stars category. Presented with a red border are the Galaxies & stars books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Galaxies & stars books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

The Little Book of Black Holes by Steven S. Gubser, Frans Pretorius The Little Book of Black Holes
,
Dive into a mind-bending exploration of the physics of black holesBlack 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...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

The Milky Way An Insider's Guide by William H. Waller The Milky Way An Insider's Guide

This book offers an intimate guide to the Milky Way, taking readers on a grand tour of our home Galaxy's structure, genesis, and evolution, based on the latest astronomical findings. In engaging language, it tells how the Milky Way congealed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Handbook of Supernovae by Athem W. Alsabti Handbook of Supernovae

This reference work gathers all of the latest research in the supernova field areas to create a definitive source book on supernovae, their remnants and related topics. It includes each distinct subdiscipline, including stellar types, progenitors, stellar evolution, nucleosynthesis of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

Asteroseismology and Exoplanets: Listening to the Stars and Searching for New Worlds IVth Azores International Advanced School in Space Sciences by Nuno Santos Asteroseismology and Exoplanets: Listening to the Stars and Searching for New Worlds IVth Azores International Advanced School in Space Sciences

This book presents the proceedings of the IVth Azores International Advanced School in Space Sciences entitled Asteroseismology and Exoplanets: Listening to the Stars and Searching for New Worlds . The school addressed the topics at the forefront of scientific research...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/08/2017

Supernova Explosions by David Branch, J. Craig Wheeler Supernova Explosions
,
Targeting advanced students of astronomy and physics, as well as astronomers and physicists contemplating research on supernovae or related fields, David Branch and J. Craig Wheeler offer a modern account of the nature, causes and consequences of supernovae, as well...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Manifestations of Dark Matter and Variations of the Fundamental Constants in Atoms and Astrophysical Phenomena by Yevgeny V. Stadnik Manifestations of Dark Matter and Variations of the Fundamental Constants in Atoms and Astrophysical Phenomena

This thesis explores the possibility of searching for new effects of dark matter that are linear in g, an approach that offers enormous advantages over conventional schemes, since the interaction constant g is very small, g<<1. Further, the thesis employs...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Cosmology for the Curious by Delia Perlov, Alex Vilenkin Cosmology for the Curious
,
Students and other interested readers will find here a non-technical but rigorous account of modern cosmological ideas, describing what we know, and how we know it. It is is based on the undergraduate course taught by Alex Vilenkin at Tufts...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/07/2017

Astronomical Knowledge Transmission Through Illustrated Aratea Manuscripts by Marion Dolan Astronomical Knowledge Transmission Through Illustrated Aratea Manuscripts

This carefully researched monograph is a historical investigation of the illustrated Aratea astronomical manuscript and its many interpretations over the centuries. Aratus' 270 B.C.E. Greek poem describing the constellations and astrological phenomena was translated and copied over 800 years into...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/06/2017

Coming Soon

Unveiling Galaxies The Role of Images in Astronomical Discovery by Jean-Rene Roy Unveiling Galaxies The Role of Images in Astronomical Discovery

A thought provoking study of the powerful impact of images in guiding astronomers' understanding of galaxies through time.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Cosmology by Nicola Vittorio Cosmology

Modern cosmology has changed significantly over the years, from the discovery to the precision measurement era. The data now available provide a wealth of information, mostly consistent with a model where dark matter and dark energy are in a rough...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2017

Star Formation by Mark R Krumholz Star Formation

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...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/05/2017

Star Formation by Mark R Krumholz Star Formation

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...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/05/2017

A Dirty Window Diffuse and Translucent Molecular Gas in the Interstellar Medium by Loris Magnani, Steven N. Shore A Dirty Window Diffuse and Translucent Molecular Gas in the Interstellar Medium
,
This book provides an introduction to the physics of interstellar gas in the Galaxy. It deals with the diffuse interstellar medium which supplies a complex environment for exploring the neutral gas content of a galaxy like the Milky Way and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/04/2017

Theory of Stellar Pulsation. (PSA-2), Volume 2 by John P. Cox Theory of Stellar Pulsation. (PSA-2), Volume 2

Covering both radial and nonradial oscillations, this book includes not only a thorough treatment of the basic theory of stellar pulsation but also a comprehensive synthesis of the most recent work done in this area. Originally published in 1980. The...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/03/2017

Theory of Stellar Pulsation. (PSA-2), Volume 2 by John P. Cox Theory of Stellar Pulsation. (PSA-2), Volume 2

Covering both radial and nonradial oscillations, this book includes not only a thorough treatment of the basic theory of stellar pulsation but also a comprehensive synthesis of the most recent work done in this area. Originally published in 1980. The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/03/2017

A Walk through the Heavens A Guide to Stars and Constellations and their Legends by Milton D. Heifetz, Wil Tirion A Walk through the Heavens A Guide to Stars and Constellations and their Legends
,
Written for complete beginners, this beautiful guide introduces the constellations of the northern hemisphere in a clear and memorable way.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/02/2017

The Pillars of Creation Giant Molecular Clouds, Star Formation, and Cosmic Recycling by Martin Beech The Pillars of Creation Giant Molecular Clouds, Star Formation, and Cosmic Recycling

This book explores the mechanics of star formation, the process by which matter pulls together and creates new structures. Written for science enthusiasts, the author presents an accessible explanation of how stars are born from the interstellar medium and giant...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/01/2017

Star Identification Methods, Techniques and Algorithms by Guangjun Zhang Star Identification Methods, Techniques and Algorithms

This book summarizes the research advances in star identification that the author's team has made over the past 10 years, systematically introducing the principles of star identification, general methods, key techniques and practicable algorithms. It also offers examples of hardware...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/01/2017

Neutron Stars Physics, Properties & Dynamics by Nurgali Takibayev Neutron Stars Physics, Properties & Dynamics


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2017

Registered users have access to unique site features

Register now