Astronomy

Einstein’s Unfinished Symphony: The Story of a Gamble, Two Black Holes, and a New Age of Astronomy

Einstein’s Unfinished Symphony: The Story of a Gamble, Two Black Holes, and a New Age of Astronomy by Marcia Bartusiak
English | 27 Jun. 2017 | ASIN: B0719STVBF | 296 Pages | AZW3 | 4.87 MB
Astronomy of the Milky Way: The Observer's Guide to the Northern Sky (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) [Repost]

Astronomy of the Milky Way: The Observer's Guide to the Northern Sky (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by Mike Inglis
English | 22 May 2017 | ISBN: 3319490818 | 360 Pages | PDF | 40.63 MB

This is the first of a two-volume set that deal with the entire Milky Way. This first volume looks at what can be seen predominantly from the Northern Skies. In addition to the descriptive text, there are many star charts and maps,
Understanding the Universe: An Inquiry Approach to Astronomy and the Nature of Scientific Research (repost)

George Greenstein, "Understanding the Universe: An Inquiry Approach to Astronomy and the Nature of Scientific Research"
2013 | ISBN: 0521145325, 0521192595 | 658 pages | EPUB | 25 MB
Introduction to Methods of Approximation in Physics and Astronomy (Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics) [Repost]

Introduction to Methods of Approximation in Physics and Astronomy (Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics) by Maurice H. P. M. van Putten
English | 18 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 9811029318 | 360 Pages | PDF | 6.73 MB

This textbook provides students with a solid introduction to the techniques of approximation commonly used in data analysis across physics and astronomy. The choice of methods included is based on their usefulness and educational value, their applicability to a broad range of problems and their utility in highlighting key mathematical concepts.
Merz Telescopes: A global heritage worth preserving (Historical & Cultural Astronomy) [Repost]

Merz Telescopes: A global heritage worth preserving (Historical & Cultural Astronomy) by Ileana Chinnici
English | 17 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319414852 | 196 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

This book comprises a fascinating collection of contributions on the Merz telescopes in Italy that collectively offer the first survey on historical large refracting telescopes in the country,

From Eudoxus to Einstein: A History of Mathematical Astronomy (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 13, 2017
From Eudoxus to Einstein: A History of Mathematical Astronomy (repost)

From Eudoxus to Einstein: A History of Mathematical Astronomy by C. M. Linton
English | 2004-09-13 | ISBN: 0521827507 | 529 pages | PDF | 2.8 mb

TTC Video - The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy [Reduced]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at June 7, 2017
TTC Video - The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy [Reduced]

TTC Video - The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy
Course No. 1866 | .M4V, AVC, 250 kbps, 640x360 | English, AAC, 160 kbps, 2 Ch | 24x30 mins | + PDF Guidebook | 2.04 GB
Lecturer: Bradley E. Schaefer, Ph.D.

Galactic Radio Astronomy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at June 5, 2017
Galactic Radio Astronomy

Galactic Radio Astronomy By Yoshiaki Sofue
English | PDF | 2017 | 240 Pages | ISBN : 9811034443 | 9 MB

This book is a concise primer on galactic radio astronomy for undergraduate and graduate students, and provides wide coverage of galactic astronomy and astrophysics such as the physics of interstellar matter and the dynamics and structure of the Milky Way Galaxy and galaxies. Radio astronomy and its technological development have led to significant progress in galactic astronomy and contributed to understanding interstellar matter and galactic structures.

The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at June 1, 2017
The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy

The Remarkable Science of Ancient Astronomy
DVDRips | M4V/AVC, ~2000 kb/s | 640x432 | Duration: 11:56:04 | English: AAC, 256 kb/s (2 ch) | + PDF Book
Size: 11.3 GB | Genre: Astronomy

In a world without artificial lights, the night sky was ablaze with over a thousand stars, whose patterns illustrated stories people had heard since childhood. Thus, ancient people viewed the sky differently than we do. Skywatching was crucial to daily life, since the motions of the heavens served as timekeeper, calendar, compass, and almanac for planning when to plant and harvest. The perfect regularity of celestial cycles was the only guaranteed aspect of life and inspired a wide range of religious and philosophical views, as different cultures struggled to grasp the unseen forces that govern the cosmos.

The Handy Astronomy Answer Book (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 30, 2017
The Handy Astronomy Answer Book (repost)

The Handy Astronomy Answer Book (The Handy Answer Book Series) by Charles Liu
English | ISBN: 1578591937 | 2008 | PDF | 332 pages | 7,1 MB