Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Stephen McMillan
Pages: 832
ISBN: 0321901673
Release: 2013
Editor: Addison-Wesley

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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- With Astronomy Today, Eighth Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy, delivering current and thorough science with insightful pedagogy. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, teaching students "how we know what we know." The Eighth Edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries and theories and improved pedagogical features. 0321897617 / 9780321897619 Astronomy Today Plus MasteringAstronomy with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0321901673 / 9780321901675 Astronomy Today 0321909860 / 9780321909862 MasteringAstronomy with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today Volume 2

Astronomy Today Volume 2
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 592
ISBN: 0321909720
Release: 2013
Editor: Addison-Wesley

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

With Astronomy Today, Eighth Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy, delivering current and thorough science with insightful pedagogy. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, teaching students “how we know what we know.” The Eighth Edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries and theories and improved pedagogical features. This package consists of: Astronomy Today, Volume 2: Stars and Galaxies, Eighth Edition—Focuses primarily on stars and stellar evolution for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1–5 and 16–28.

Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Stephen McMillan
Pages: 735
ISBN: 1447963539
Release: 2014
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

With Astronomy Today, Seventh Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy and awaken students to the universe around them. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, making "how we know what we know" an integral part of the text. The revised edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries and theories, and it has been streamlined to keep students focused on the essentials and to develop an understanding of the "big picture." Alternate Versions Astronomy Today, Volume 1: The Solar System, Seventh Edition-Focuses primarily on planetary coverage for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-16, 28. Astronomy Today, Volume 2: Stars and Galaxies, Seventh Edition-Focuses primarily on stars and stellar evolution for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-5 and 16-28.

Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Stephen McMillan
Pages: 725
ISBN: 0321691431
Release: 2011
Editor: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

With Astronomy Today, Seventh Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy and awaken you to the universe around you. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, making “how we know what we know” an integral part of the text. The revised edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries and theories, and it has been streamlined to keep you focused on the essentials and to develop an understanding of the “big picture.” Alternate Versions Astronomy Today, Volume 1: The Solar System, Seventh Edition—Focuses primarily on planetary coverage for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-16, 28. Astronomy Today, Volume 2: Stars and Galaxies, Seventh Edition—Focuses primarily on stars and stellar evolution for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-5 and 16-28.

The Complete Star Atlas

The Complete Star Atlas
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Author: Michael Bakich
Pages: 160
ISBN: 162700775X
Release: 2020-07
Editor: Kalmbach Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Complete Star Atlas: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Night Sky is the all-in-one guide to the stars. It is a must-have book for anyone who wants to learn the constellations, find the brightest stars, and view the best deep-sky objects. Perfect for all stargazers! This 160-page book from Michael E. Bakich, retired Astronomy magazine Senior Editor, introduces readers, from novice to experts, to observing the night sky with accurate, easy-to ready star maps optimized for use with red flashlights. Maps are accompanied by informative articles and full-color photographs to show everything you can see in the night sky with the naked eye or with a small telescope.

Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 850
ISBN: 9780134583686
Release: 2017-01-23
Editor: Pearson

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

For courses in Introductory Astronomy. Connects introductory astronomy to a broad understanding of the universe In this Ninth Edition of Astronomy Today , authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy, combining up-to-date science with insightful pedagogy. The text emphasizes visualization, focusing on the process of scientific discovery in order to teach readers “how we know what we know.” Updated features in the 9th Edition, Big Pictures and Big Questions, help readers connect the content of each chapter with a broader understanding of the universe while piquing interest in current research. New features within Mastering ™ Astronomy bring these features together and allow readers to interact with astronomy outside of the classroom. The 9th Edition has also been thoroughly updated and revised to reflect recent discoveries in the field of astronomy. Also available with Mastering Astronomy Mastering ™ Astronomy is the leading online homework, tutorial, and assessment system, designed to improve results by engaging students with powerful, interactive content. Instructors ensure students arrive ready to learn by assigning new Interactive pre-lecture videos that give students exposure to key concepts before class and open classroom time for active learning or deeper discussions of topics. With Learning Catalytics™ instructors can expand on key concepts and encourage student engagement during lecture through questions answered individually or in pairs and groups. Students further master concepts through book-specific Mastering Astronomy assignments, which provide hints and answer-specific feedback that build problem-solving skills. Mastering Astronomy now features Virtual Astronomy Labs, providing assignable online laboratory activities that use Stellarium and Interactive Figures. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; Mastering ™ Astronomy does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with Mastering Astronomy, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and Mastering Astronomy, search for: 0321897617 / 9780321897619 Astronomy Today Plus Mastering Astronomy with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0321901673 / 9780321901675 Astronomy Today 0321909860 / 9780321909862 Mastering Astronomy with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 727
ISBN: 0321718658
Release: 2010-07-11
Editor: Addison-Wesley

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With Astronomy Today, Seventh Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy and awaken you to the universe around you. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, making “how we know what we know” an integral part of the text. The revised edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries and theories, and it has been streamlined to keep you focused on the essentials and to develop an understanding of the “big picture.” Astronomy Today is available with an interactive Pearson eText and MasteringAstronomy®—the most powerful astronomy tutorial and assessment system ever built. Alternate Versions Astronomy Today, Volume 1: The Solar System, Seventh Edition—Focuses primarily on planetary coverage for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-16, 28. Astronomy Today, Volume 2: Stars and Galaxies, Seventh Edition—Focuses primarily on stars and stellar evolution for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-5 and 16-28. Package Components: MasteringAstronomy with Pearson eText Student Access Code Card Astronomy Today Volume 2: Stars and Galaxies, Seventh Edition

Astronomy Today Volume 2

Astronomy Today Volume 2
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 592
ISBN: 0134566211
Release: 2017-01-02
Editor: Pearson

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Astronomy Today MasteringAstronomy

Astronomy Today   MasteringAstronomy
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 727
ISBN: 032171864X
Release: 2010-07-12
Editor: Addison-Wesley

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

With Astronomy Today, Seventh Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy and awaken you to the universe around you. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, making “how we know what we know” an integral part of the text. The revised edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries and theories, and it has been streamlined to keep you focused on the essentials and to develop an understanding of the “big picture.” Astronomy Today is available with an interactive Pearson eText and MasteringAstronomy®—the most powerful astronomy tutorial and assessment system ever built. Alternate Editions: Astronomy Today, Volume 1: The Solar System, Seventh Edition—Focuses primarily on planetary coverage for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-16, 28. Astronomy Today, Volume 2: Stars and Galaxies, Seventh Edition—Focuses primarily on stars and stellar evolution for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-5 and 16-28. Package Components: MasteringAstronomy with Pearson eText Student Access Code Card Astronomy Today Volume 1: The Solar System, Seventh Edition

Astronomie spatiale infrarouge aujourd hui et demain Infrared space astronomy today and tomorrow

Astronomie spatiale infrarouge  aujourd hui et demain Infrared space astronomy  today and tomorrow
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Author: F. Casoli,J. Lequeux,F. David
Pages: 454
ISBN: 9783540455738
Release: 2003-07-01
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book brings together the lectures given at the Les Houches summer school "Infrared space astronomy, today and tomorrow". It gives a wide overview of infrared astronomy, a wavelength domain crucial for studies of the solar system, stars at the beginning and end of their lives, interstellar matter and galaxies at all distances. Recent developments in observational techniques have been tremendous. The first contributions give an introduction to the basic physical processes and methods of detection and data processing. They are followed by a series of lectures dealing with the wide variety of astronomical objects that can be seen in the infrared.

Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0321734408
Release: 2010-10-20
Editor: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Pearson eText gives students access to the text whenever and wherever they can access the Internet. The eText pages look exactly like the printed text, and include powerful interactive and customization functions. This does not include the actual bound book. WithAstronomy Today, Seventh Edition,trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy and awaken you to the universe around you. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, making “how we know what we know” an integral part of the text. The revised edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries and theories, and it has been streamlined to keep you focused on the essentials and to develop an understanding of the “big picture.”Astronomy Todayis available with an interactive Pearson eText and MasteringAstronomy®—the most powerful astronomy tutorial and assessment system ever built. Alternate Versions Astronomy Today, Volume 1: The Solar System, Seventh Edition—Focuses primarily on planetary coverage for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-16, 28. Astronomy Today, Volume 2: Stars and Galaxies, Seventh Edition—Focuses primarily on stars and stellar evolution for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1-5 and 16-28.

Astronomy Today Books a la Carte Plus Masteringastronomy with Etext Access Card Package

Astronomy Today  Books a la Carte Plus Masteringastronomy with Etext    Access Card Package
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 850
ISBN: 0321910222
Release: 2013-09-20
Editor: Addison-Wesley

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Books a la Carte are unbound, three-hole-punch versions of the textbook. This lower cost option is easy to transport and comes with same access code or media that would be packaged with the bound book. With Astronomy Today, Eighth Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy, delivering current and thorough science with insightful pedagogy. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, teaching students "how we know what we know." The Eighth Edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries and theories and improved pedagogical features. This package contains: Books a la Carte for Astronomy Today, Eighth Edition Access Card for MasteringAstronomy with Pearson eText for Astronomy Today, Eighth Edition

African Cultural Astronomy

African Cultural Astronomy
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Author: Jarita Holbrook,R. Thebe Medupe,Johnson O. Urama
Pages: 260
ISBN: 1402066392
Release: 2008-01-01
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This is the first scholarly collection of articles focused on the cultural astronomy of the African continent. It weaves together astronomy, anthropology, and Africa and it includes African myths and legends about the sky, alignments to celestial bodies found at archaeological sites and at places of worship, rock art with celestial imagery, and scientific thinking revealed in local astronomy traditions including ethnomathematics and the creation of calendars.

Astronomy Today Books a la Carte Edition

Astronomy Today  Books a la Carte Edition
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 832
ISBN: 0321909682
Release: 2013-09-10
Editor: Addison-Wesley

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This edition features the exact same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value for your students--this format costs 35% less than a new textbook. With Astronomy Today, Eighth Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy, delivering current and thorough science with insightful pedagogy. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, teaching students "how we know what we know." The Eighth Edition has been thoroughly updated with the latest astronomical discoveries and theories and improved pedagogical features. This package consists of: Books a la Carte for Astronomy Today, Eighth Edition

Astronomy Today Plus MasteringAstronomy with EText Access Card Package

Astronomy Today Plus MasteringAstronomy with EText    Access Card Package
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 832
ISBN: 0134516311
Release: 2017-01-02
Editor: Pearson

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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. NOTE: Make sure to use the dashes shown on the Access Card Code when entering the code. Student can use the URL and phone number below to help answer their questions: http: //247pearsoned.custhelp.com/app/home 800-677-6337 0134516311 / 9780134516318 Astronomy Today Plus MasteringAstronomy with eText -- Access Card Package, 9/e Package consists of: 0134446631 / 9780134446639 MasteringAstronomy with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Astronomy Today 0134450272 / 9780134450278 Astronomy Today "

Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today
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Author: Richard Hantula,Isaac Asimov
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0836839803
Release: 2005-12-15
Editor: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Offers an account of how scientists and amateurs use instruments such as space telescopes, radio telescopes, and particle detectors to study the universe.

Astronomy Today Global Edition

Astronomy Today  Global Edition
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 828
ISBN: 9781292072661
Release: 2015-02-27
Editor: Pearson Higher Ed

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

With Astronomy Today, Eighth Edition, trusted authors Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan communicate their excitement about astronomy, delivering current and thorough science with insightful pedagogy. The text emphasizes critical thinking and visualization, and it focuses on the process of scientific discovery, teaching students “how we know what we know.” Alternate Versions Astronomy Today, Volume 1: The Solar System, Eighth Edition—Focuses primarily on planetary coverage for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1–16, 28. Astronomy Today, Volume 2: Stars and Galaxies, Eighth Edition—Focuses primarily on stars and stellar evolution for a 1-term course. Includes Chapters 1–5 and 16–28.

Radio Astronomy Today

Radio Astronomy Today
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Author: M. I. Large
Pages: 242
ISBN:
Release: 1963
Editor: Manchester University Press

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Radio Astronomy Today

Radio Astronomy Today
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Author: Henry Procter Palmer
Pages: 242
ISBN:
Release: 1963
Editor: Manchester University Press

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Astronomy Today

Astronomy Today
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Author: Connolly
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0133763285
Release: 1996
Editor: Prentice Hall

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK: