The Astronomy Cafe

The Astronomy Cafe

by Sten Odenwald
     
 

Sten Odenwald's The Astronomy Caf� brings together accurate and digestible answers to the 365 questions people most often ask about astronomy. It's a handy guide for both the seasoned star-gazer and the curious novice. Based on Odenwald's popular "Ask the Astronomer" page from his award-winning website The Astronomy Caf�, this book ranges from the arcaneSee more details below

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Sten Odenwald's The Astronomy Caf� brings together accurate and digestible answers to the 365 questions people most often ask about astronomy. It's a handy guide for both the seasoned star-gazer and the curious novice. Based on Odenwald's popular "Ask the Astronomer" page from his award-winning website The Astronomy Caf�, this book ranges from the arcane to the mundane. Want to know what fraction of the universe is made up of antimatter? Want to know how astronomers actually measure the distance to other galaxies? If you're searching for the answer to a specific question, The Astronomy Caf� is well organized by topic, making it easy to look up anything; but It's also, of course, a pleasure to browse.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567313819
Publisher:
MJF Books
Publication date:
05/28/2000
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
5.58(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.79(d)

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