18 books — 3 voters
Astronomy is a natural science which is the study of celestial objects (such as stars, galaxies, planets, moons, and nebulae), the physics, chemistry, and evolution of such objects, and phenomena that originate outside the atmosphere of Earth, including supernovae explosions, gamma ray bursts, and cosmic microwave background radiation. A related but distinct subject, cosmology, is concerned with studying the universe as a whole.
Hidden Figures: African-Americans
Deep Astronomy Guests' Publication
1 book — 1 voter
161 books — 92 voters
Great Space Books for Families (Digital Formats)
12 books — 2 voters
History of the Universe and Earth
141 books — 66 voters
Stargazers-Romances With Hero Or Heroine Astronomer, Astrologer, Or Astronaut
53 books — 19 voters
“ National boundaries are not evident when we view the Earth from space. Fanatical ethnic or religious or national chauvinisms are a little difficult to maintain when we see our planet as a fragile blue crescent fading to become an inconspicuous point of light against the bastion and citadel of the stars. ”
“ Look again at that dot. That's here. That's home. That's us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out their lives. The aggregate of our joy and suffering, thousands of confident religions, ideologies, and economic doctrines, every hunter and forager, every hero and coward, every creator and destroyer of civilization, every king and peasant, every young couple in love, every mother and father, hopeful child, inventor and exp ...more ”
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Book Club for CosmoQuest
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Where fans of scientist, skeptic, author & educator Carl Sagan can discuss all things Sagan rela…more
[close] Where fans of scientist, skeptic, author & educator Carl Sagan can discuss all things Sagan related. Books, Cosmos the TV series, the NEW Cosmos TV series or The Planetary Society. Discussions related to science, astronomy, cosmology, skepticism, space exploration are welcome as well or you can just exchange recipes on how to make an apple pie from scratch.
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