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Philip s Stargazing With Mark Thompson

Author : Mark Thompson
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Philip's Stargazing With Mark Thompson provides the perfect introduction to the fascinating hobby of astronomy for beginners, written by TV's favourite astronomer. With 30 years' experience in observational astronomy and helping hundreds of newcomers get started in their new hobby, Mark Thompson takes everything he has learned and leads his readers skilfully through their early stargazing experiences in this brand-new book - Philip's Stargazing With Mark Thompson. He provides a wealth of knowledge, with valuable hints and tips to aid beginners in their first steps in astronomy. Not only does Mark demonstrate great observational techniques and how to find the brighter objects in the sky, but he guides his readers through the important steps of choosing and using a telescope. This is a book that will not only act as a guide to the novice astronomer but, by drawing on Mark's own experiences, will be a companion to share in the wonders of the night sky.

Philip s Astrophotography With Mark Thompson

Author : Mark Thompson
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Philip's Astrophotography With Mark Thompson is an essential guide for anyone wishing to photograph or image the stars and planets, written by TV's favourite astronomer. For many people, looking at the sky is not enough and they would love to try and capture what they can see. Until a few years ago, capturing astronomical images was fraught with many challenges, but with the development of digital cameras replacing film, things have become much easier and great astronomical images are now within the reach of even the most novice stargazer. Mark Thompson has spent many years capturing the beauty of the night sky, first with film and now with the digital camera, and has discovered and overcome many of the pitfalls. This book takes the reader on a journey through the world of capturing astronomical images from using the humble mobile phone to specialist cameras, brought to life with Mark's personal experiences and many of his own astronomical images.

The Art of Urban Astronomy

Author : Abigail Beall
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Did you know that stars are seasonal? That Orion is one of the brightest constellations? That a single day on Venus is longer than an entire year on Venus? Space has captivated mankind since the beginning of time. Fifty years ago, Neil Armstrong became the first man to step on the moon and since then our knowledge of astronomy has continued to expand. With so many mysteries yet to be solved, science journalist Abigail Beall takes readers on an astonishing journey though the landscape of space. In The Art of Urban Astronomy, you will be guided through the seasons and learn about the brightest stars and constellations, the myths and legends of astronomy and how to identify star clusters and galaxies with just your eyes or a pair of binoculars. For urban dwellers wrapped up in the rush and bustle of the city, it can be calming and truly valuable to take the time simply to stop, look and reconnect with nature. Packed full of seasonal star charts, constellation charts and fascinating facts, this is the perfect guide for those who have looked up at the night sky and don't know where to begin. After reading this book, you'll never look up in the same way again.

Advanced Technology MMW Radio and Terahertz Telescopes

Author : Thomas G. Phillips
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This collection of works on MMW, radio, and terahertz telescopes features 80 papers on topics within this field, including the laser micromachining of silicon as a method of manufacturing terahertz imaging arrays, and multipliers for terahertz local oscillators.

Philip s Planisphere Latitude 51 5 North

Author : Philip's Maps
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· A really useful bit of kit...a map of the night sky for any time of the year' Mark Thompson, TV Astronomer on BBC Stargazing Live · Just turn the disc and 'dial up' tonight's night sky · Accurate sky map for every hour of every night 24/7/365 · Simple and fun to use for beginners - and an essential tool for experienced astronomers · All the stars and constellations down to magnitude 5 (visible with the naked eye) · Planet Tracker for the major visible planets · Full instructions and hints on exploring the skies by season · Suitable for UK, Ireland, Northern Europe, Canada and Northern USA (51.5N plus or minus 10 degrees)

Discussion Between John L Shinn of the Universalist Church and Mark H Forscutt of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Held at Rock Creek Ills August 10th 13th 1875

Author : John L. Shinn
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General Catalogue of the Alumni and Former Students of Hanover College

Author : Hanover College. Alumni association
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National Optical Astronomy Observatories Newsletter

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The British National Bibliography

Author : Arthur James Wells
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Catalogue of the Printed Books in the Library of the Society of Writers to H M Signet in Scotland

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A Second Supplement to the Catalogue of Books in the Signet Library 1882 1887

Author : Signet Library (Great Britain)
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Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases Classified and Arranged So as to Facilitate the Expression of Ideas and Assist in Literary Composition

Author : Peter Mark Roget
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Book Review Index

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The Cumulative Book Index

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Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy

Author : Albert M. Fowler
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Astronomy and Astrophysics Monthly Index

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Journal of Education

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The Publishers Circular and Booksellers Record of British and Foreign Literature

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Comprehensive Dissertation Index 1861 1972 Astronomy and physics A L

Author : Xerox University Microfilms
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