Astronomy

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.

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Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe
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Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime
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Cosmos
A Brief History of Time
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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space
Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries
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The Universe in a Nutshell
How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had It Coming
The Pluto Files: The Rise and Fall of America's Favorite Planet
Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution
The Grand Design
The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality
Bad Astronomy
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The Planets
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