An out-of-this world journey across the universe
From the fiery mass of the Sun's core to the black hole at the centre of the Milky Way, Universe takes you on the ultimate guided tour of the cosmos. Full of stunning out-of-this world images reflecting recent advances in space imagery, you'll go on a journey from our solar system all the way to the farthest limits of space.
This new edition has been expanded and updated to include the most exciting new discoveries from water on Mars to planets in other solar systems plus up-to-date charts and information on the latest equipment for studying the wonders of the universe. The comprehensive night-sky atlas covers all the constellations and planetary charts showing their positions right up to 2019.
With a special embossed jacket, Universe is a beautiful gift for keen amateur astronomers as well as a great reference book for the whole family.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - the4otts - LibraryThing
Another fantastic book by published by DK. Not a Creation viewpoint but with other compatible science and excellent photos. Had ours spiral bound with plastic front & back covers to extend the life of this well-loved paperback book Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - fpagan - LibraryThing
Gorgeous coffee-table tome. Imagery-dominated chapters on the relevant physical-science basics, the solar system, the Milky Way, other galaxies, and the night sky for amateur observers. Gorgeous. Read full review