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Smithsonian intimate guide to the cosmos visualizing the new realities of space by Dana Berry

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Published by A Smithsonian/Madison Press Book in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Astronomy,
  • Astronomy -- Pictorial works

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesIntimate guide to the cosmos
StatementDana Berry ; introduction by Eric J. Chaisson.
GenrePictorial works.
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p. :
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15562492M
ISBN 101588341828
LC Control Number2004107714
OCLC/WorldCa56770190

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The first in a series of Smithsonian Intimate Guides to important scientific subjects, this dramatically illustrated book is both an accessible introduction to the cosmos for general readers and a unique resource for experts/5.   In Smithsonian Intimate Guide to the Cosmos, Dana Berry takes readers on a dazzling tour of the cosmos, from Earth's orbit to the farthest reaches of space. He complements the extraordinary images with clear, up-to-date, and straightforward explanations of cosmology—from the explosive origins of our own universe to the possible existence of countless others beyond it. Smithsonian Intimate Guide to the Cosmos: Visualizing the New Realities of Space Dana Berry, Author, Eric J. Chaisson, Introduction by Smithsonian Books $ (p) ISBN Buy. Get this from a library! Smithsonian intimate guide to the cosmos: visualizing the new realities of space. [Dana Berry; Eric Chaisson] -- A visual tour of the cosmos presents photographs and illustrations of astronomical phenomena paired with explanations of the latest space discoveries and theories.

Smithsonian Intimate Guide to Human Origins book. Read 24 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. From the savannas of Africa to modern-d 4/5. Smithsonian Intimate Guide to the Cosmos. Smithsonian Intimate Guide to the Cosmos is a beautiful book, with stunning pictures of the universe and interesting articles which explain the subjects. I learned a lot about black holes so far, and I look forward to studying more. It is written so a layman can understand it, which I appreciate.5/5(1).   After Cosmos, Berry worked on an episode of The Universe series for The History Channel in and published the book Smithsonian Intimate Guide to the Cosmos in Get this from a library! Smithsonian intimate guide to the cosmos: visualizing the new realities of space. [Dana Berry].

Berry, Dana. "Smithsonian Intimate Guide to the Cosmos." Madison Press Book. Brecher, Kenneth. "Universe." World Book Multimedia Encyclopedia.   My latest book, Smithsonian Intimate Guide to Human Origins is now available on , and I think it's getting put on the shelves at bookstores. I've only referred to the book here glancingly from time to time, and I wanted to take a minute now to give Loom readers a sense of the book (and perhaps inspire the sales of a few copies). Cosmos is a popular science book by astronomer and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Carl 13 illustrated chapters, corresponding to the 13 episodes of the Cosmos TV series, which the book was co-developed with and intended to complement, explore the mutual development of science and of Sagan's main purposes for the book and television series was to explain complex Author: Carl Sagan. Subscribe Book Shop Travel With Us SmartNews History Science Ingenuity Arts & Culture Travel At the Smithsonian Photos Video Games Magazine Newsletters. Life in the Cosmos of Smithsonian.