Astronomy & Stargazing

Paperback, Stephen P. Maran, 384pages, 7.5 x 9, 9781119374244
Your updated guide to exploring the night sky Do you know the difference between a red giant and a white dwarf? From asteroids to black holes, this easy-to-understand guide takes you on a grand tour of the universe. Featuring updated star maps, charts, and an insert with gorgeous full-color...

Paperback, Storm Dunlop & Wil Tirion , 96pages, 5.5 x 8.5, 9780228101055
With   2018 Guide to the Night Sky , amateur astronomers can view the sky over the course of a year and not miss a thing. It is also a compact and comprehensive introduction to astronomy... The small and light format makes this book the ideal portable reference."   -- Lunar and Planetary...

Paperback, Heather Couper & Nigel Henbest, 288pages, 7 x 10, 9780228100829
Answers to the most popular astronomy questions of today. Over the course of their illustrious work in astronomy, Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest collected hundreds of the most popular astronomy questions that they've been asked. In this book they explain the scientific answers to these...

Paperback, Astronomical Society of the Pacific , 272pages, 7 x 8.5, 9781681884622
For stargazers, comet-spotters and planet-seekers looking to enhance your deep sky knowledge and observations - this is your quintessential guide. The Total Skywatcher’s Manual will help you choose the best telescope, identify constellations and objects in the night sky, search for...

Hardcover, 352pages, 8.5 x 10 x 1.6, 9781465473622
Enclosed in a sturdy open-ended box!   An accessible but genuinely comprehensive illustrated handbook of every aspect of astronomy, featuring the latest discoveries and the most recently available images of the universe. Take a tour of the universe, from the 90-mile-wide impact...

Paperback, Giles Sparrow, 320pages, 5 x 6.5, 9781782742609
Following the ‘Big Bang’, it took the universe billions of years to evolve into the unique system of stars and planets that we know of today. Scientists have studied the planets of our solar system for centuries, and are beginning to understand the billions of stars and other bodies...

Paperback, Will Kalif, 208pages, 9.5 x 0.5 x 7 inches, 9781612437569
Have Fun Exploring the Stars with Close-up Views of Space Objects Right from Your Own Backyard Take the mystery and struggle out of discovering new worlds. With hands-on tips, tricks and instructions, this book allows you to unleash the full power of your small telescope and view amazing...

Spiral, Jonathan Poppele, 28pages, 4.5 x 7.5, 9781591935810
Your Night Sky Companion   To gaze skyward is to be filled with wonder. You might find yourself asking questions like, “Is that bright object a planet or a star? What does the constellation Perseus look like? When’s the next meteor shower?” Find these answers and...

Paperback, Giles Sparrow, 224pages, 6 x 9, 9781623657086
From the craters of the Moon to the far reaches of Orion,  The Stargazer's Handbook  will enable you to explore space without leaving the comforts of Earth. All you need are a pair of binoculars and a clear night sky to experience the wonders of the universe.   This book...

Hardcover, Kelsey Oseid, 160pages, 8 x 8, 9780399579530
A richly illustrated guide to the myths, histories, and science of the celestial bodies of our solar system, with stories and information about constellations, planets, comets, the northern lights, and more.  Combining art, mythology, and science,  What We See in the Stars ...

Pamphlet, 9781620052792, 12pages, 4 x 8, 9781620052792
The brightest and largest object in the night sky, the Moon is about 1/4 the diameter of Earth and is approximately 240,000 miles (385,000 km) distant. This folding pocket guide provides simplified reference to the Moon and its surface features, its phases (and how these affect gravitation on...

Pamphlet, James Kavanagh, 12pages, 4 x 8, 9781620052808
This simplified guide to the night sky includes seasonal  , GLOW-IN-THE-DARK charts  to the stars and constellations and introduces the reader to the solar system, our moon, planets (visible with the naked eye), meteor showers and eclipses. Simply shine a flashlight on the charts to...

Paperback, George Moromisato, 260pages, 5 x 7, 9781591935575
Is there anything more amazing than the night sky? You've seen the stars and the constellations―but there's so much more to discover! George Moromisato's guide introduces you to 101 sights, from old favorites like Saturn's famous rings to awe-inspiring wonders like the Andromeda Galaxy. Learn...

Playing Cards, George Moromisato, 3 x 4, 9781591936947
This gorgeous deck of playing cards, put together by author George Moromisato, features full-color photographs of 54 of the best objects and phenomena the night sky has to offer, including the Andromeda Galaxy, the International Space Station, planets, and more! Anyone who enjoys stargazing will...

Paperback, Robin Scagell, 128pages, 8.5 x 11, 9781770859005
Updated star maps include all sky events occurring in 2017 and beyond. Praise for the previous edition: "A concise introduction to the night sky suitable for the beginning stargazer... The text is clear and easy to read... Recommended."  -- Choice "An ideal portable reference...

Paperback, Jennifer Wu & James Martin, 176pages, 9781594858383
Photography: Night Sky  will give you the tips and techniques you need to take stunning photographs in the dark. You’ll learn how to overcome the unique issues that confront nighttime photographers and capture images of which you’ll be proud.  Co-author Jennifer Wu, an...

Hardcover, 256pages, 10.8 x 0.9 x 12.1, 9781465453402
The definitive visual guide to exploring all the marvels of the stars, the Milky Way, and the universe beyond. Chart the wonders of the cosmos in our own solar system and beyond with  The Stars . Packed with 3-D artworks of each constellation and incredible new imagery from the Hubble...

Paperback, H. A. Rey, 72pages, 9 x 10.8, 9780544763425
Containing star charts, a guide to the constellations, and details about seasons and the movement of the objects we see in the sky, this classic book makes H. A. Rey’s passion for astronomy evident on every page. New updates concentrate on the planetary and solar system information in...

Laminated Pamphlet, Tyler Nordgren & Chad Moore, 12pages, 4.5 x 10, 9781943334001
This informative guide is an excellent introduction to the stars, constellations and nebulae that make up the visible sky at night. Nearly two-thirds of Americans no longer live in a place where the Milky Way, our home galaxy, is visible after dark. This guide not only shows you when it is...

Spiral, Mike Lynch, 56pages, 10.5 x 9, 9781591933540
Grab your lawn chair and a pair of binoculars, and head outside with your guide to the night sky. Beloved WCCO Radio meteorologist  Mike Lynch  points out constellations and other fascinating features in the stars above. He highlights 27 constellations, offering tips that will make...

Cards, Jonathan Poppele, 3 x 4, 9781591932420
Play your favorite card games while studying the constellations. This deck features 52 different constellations, and each suit represents a different season. So you'll know what to look for and when to look for it. Learning the constellations has never been so much fun!

Paperback, 320pages, 9781591932291
Few activities are more peaceful and inspiring than stargazing. And certainly nothing beats camping and stargazing at the same time. With that in mind, Jonathan Poppele has written this incomparable field guide to the night sky. Constellations in the book are organized by degree of locating...

Pamphlet, Tom Anderson, 7.7 x 4 x 0.2, 9781591934912
Tom Anderson is a naturalist and a writer who splits his time between Minnesota and the Yukon Territory in northern Canada. Both places have augmented his love for the northern lights. In this guide, he describes the northern lights' characteristics and types, based on the phenomenon's varying...

Paperback, Laura Evert, 48pages, 8.7 x 0.2 x 8.7, 9781559718424
An introduction to the world of planets, moons, and stars including identification information, educational activities, and fun facts.
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