Atlas of the Universe MOBI Þ Atlas of Epub /

Atlas of the Universe MOBI Þ Atlas of Epub /


    Atlas of the Universe MOBI Þ Atlas of Epub / The full color book illustrates and explains the nature of every category of celestial object in a clear and concise manner."/>
  • Hardcover
  • Atlas of the Universe
  • Patrick Moore
  • English
  • 09 April 2019
  • 0540087912

10 thoughts on “Atlas of the Universe

  1. Jade Jade says:

    Very very interesting indeed Sadly I didn t finish ALL of it but I read the majority


  2. Pete daPixie Pete daPixie says:

    The sky at night and all it s environs is synonymous with the name of Patrick Moore The editions of his Atlas of the Universe is highly indicative of this increasingly accelerating and expanding subject No sooner has he published one edition, the advances in the science necessitate a further edition In just a couple of decades of abeyance from the heavens, so much has changed The Hubble Space Telescope, who s pictures are generously included in this book, has made huge inroads into the wonde The sky at night and all it s environs is synonymous with the name of Patrick Moore The editions of his Atlas of the Universe is highly indicative of this increasingly accelerating and expanding subject No sooner has he published one edition, the advances in the science necessitate a further edition In just a couple of decades of abeyance from the heavens, so much has changed The Hubble Space Telescope, who s pictures are generously included in this book, has made huge inroads into the wonder of it all We are now looking at the sky in other wavelengths than the visible.Mr Moore begins with the ancients of China and Egypt, the sky of Ptolemy and on through the discoveries of Copernicus, Galileo, Newton, Cassini etc etc The Solar System, contrary to popular belief, has required, and is requiring continual updates, thanks to interplanetary probes The gas giants now havemoons than the Rolling Stones have offspring Shock horrorPluto is no longer a planet I really become open jawed once the book goes into deep space Quarks, Big Bangs, atomic formations as the universe cools, increasing speeds of galaxies moving away from our sight, and perhaps Big Crunches and Black Holes Do black holes form in the centre of galaxies Or do black holes come first to create galaxies Add some dark matter with a pinch of dark energy, bring to the boil and simmer for eons Serve cold It s a soup Jim, but not as we know it


  3. Witold Banasik Witold Banasik says:

    We are just a speck of time and dust combined together by forces of subatomic energy and the gravitational forces People are intelligent enough to undersatb the vastness, eternity and coldness of the Universe they come from and are the part of But the whole cosmos would have been fruitless and hopeless if deprived of emotions and senses of human beings


  4. Emily Emily says:

    So unfortunately I didn t finish it all, but it was pretty good It wasn t the best nonfiction book I ve read, but it was very informative.


  5. Sarah Sarah says:

    A bit outdated, but who cares This is chock full of great info, here, and some really fantastic illustrations and photographs.


  6. Suramrit Singh Suramrit Singh says:

    A collectors item, one of the great storytellers, who tells a unique kind of story.


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Atlas of the Universe➷ [Reading] ➹ Atlas of the Universe By Patrick Moore ➬ – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk Atlas of the Universe is the ultimate reference to the stars, planets and celestial objects using the most comprehensive information availableThe book features the latest images from the Hubble Space Atlas of the Universe is the ultimate reference to the stars, planets and celestial objects using the most Atlas of Epub / comprehensive information availableThe book features the latest images from the Hubble Space Telescope, the Very Large Telescope, Mars Express, the Cassini spacecraft andHuygens probe of Saturn and Titan The stunning images are explained with clear and detailed text The full color book illustrates and explains the nature of every category of celestial object in a clear and concise manner.


About the Author: Patrick Moore

Librarian Note There isthan one author with this nameSir Alfred Patrick Caldwell Moore, CBE, Hon FRS, FRAS, known Atlas of Epub / as Patrick Moore, was an English amateur astronomer, who is the most well known English promoter of astronomy Moore wrote numerous books on the subject, as well as make public, television and radio appearances, over the course of his long life He is credited as having donethan any other to raise the profile of astronomy among the British general public.