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|Astrophysics For People In A Hurry by Neil Degrasse Tyson (eAudiobook)
Today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. So Neil Degrasse Tyson brings the universe down to Earth succinctly and clearly, with sparkling wit, in digestible chapters consumable anytime and anywhere in your busy day. While waiting for your morning coffee to brew, or while waiting for the bus, the train, or the plane to arrive, Astrophysics for People in a Hurry will reveal just what you need to be fluent and ready for the next cosmic headlines: from the Big Bang to black holes, from quarks to quantum mechanics, and from the search for planets to the search for life in the universe.
|Our Night Sky (TV Show)
For thousands of years, the star-filled sky has been a source of wonder, discovery, and entertainment. All that is needed to feel at home in its limitless expanse is Our Night Sky, a richly illustrated 12-episode course that gives viewers an unrivaled tour around the sky, all while teaching them about the science, technology, and pure pleasure of stargazing.
Imagine if sunlight burned you alive. In the near future, a mysterious solar event has transformed the sun's light into deadly immolating rays. The world's few survivors now live in nocturnal cities. But a killer who uses sunlight to burn his victims emerges, and when he targets the daughter of a solar power mogul, it falls to a disillusioned solar engineer to protect her.
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|Stargazing for Dummies by Steve Owens (eBook)
Stargazing For Dummies offers you the chance to explore the night sky, providing a detailed guide to the main constellations and also offering advice on viewing other night sky objects such as planets and nebulae.
|Solar Express by L.E. Modesitt (eBook)
You can’t militarize space. This one rule has led to decades of peaceful development of space programs worldwide. However, increasing resource scarcity and a changing climate on Earth’s surface is causing some interested parties to militarize. The discovery of a strange artifact by Dr. Alayna Wong precipitates a crisis. Now there is a race between countries to see who can study and control the artifact dubbed the "Solar Express" before it perhaps destroys itself.