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Apollo: The Mission to Land a Man on the Moon

By: Al Cimino

Price: $23.70

Publisher: Chartwell Books: May 2019

Seller ID: 17101

ISBN: 0785837035

Condition: New


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Voices from the Moon: Apollo Astronauts Describe Their Lunar Experiences

By: Andrew Chaikin

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Avery: May 2009

Seller ID: 16494

ISBN: 0670020788

Condition: New


The epic of the Apollo missions told in the astronauts' own words and gorgeously illustrated with their photographs Andrew Chaikin's" A Man on the Moon" is considered the definitive history of the Apollo moon missions-arguably the pinnacle of human experience. Now, using never-before-published quotes taken from his in-depth interviews with twenty-three of the twenty-four Apollo lunar astronauts, Chaikin and his collaborator, Victoria Kohl, have created an extraordinary account of the lunar missions. In "Voices from the Moon" the astronauts vividly recount their experiences in intimate det... View more info

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Icarus at the Edge of Time

By: Brian Greene

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Knopf: September 2008

Seller ID: 18483

ISBN: 0307268888

Condition: New


From one of America's leading physicists--a moving and visually stunning futuristic reimagining of the Icarus fable written for kids and those journeying with them toward a deeper appreciation of the cosmos. With a minimum of words set on 34 full color boardbook pages, Icarus travels not to the sun, but to a black hole, and in so doing poignantly dramatizes one of Einstein's greatest insights. Unlike anything Brian Greene has previously written, "Icarus at the Edge of Time" uses the power of story, not pedagogy, to communicate viscerally one small part of the strange reality that has emerg... View more info

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The Equations of Life: How Physics Shapes Evolution

By: Charles S. Cockell

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Basic Books: June 2018

Seller ID: 3891

ISBN: 1541617592

Condition: New


Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 352 p. Contains: Unspecified. Audience: General/trade. FIRST EDITION, 1st printing, NEW off the shelf, NOT ex-library, remaindered or book club edition. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 352 p. Contains: Unspecified. Audience: General/trade. FIRST EDITION, 1st printing, NEW off the shelf, NOT ex-library, remaindered or book club edition. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Beyond Earth: Our Path to a New Home in the Planets

By: Charles Wohlforth,Amanda R. Hendrix Ph.D.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Pantheon: November 2016

Seller ID: 18908

ISBN: 0804197970

Condition: New


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The Dreams That Stuff Is Made Of: The Most Astounding Papers of Quantum Physics--and How They Shook the Scientific World

By: Hawking, Stephen (Editor)

Price: $19.90

Publisher: Running Press Adult: October 2011

Seller ID: 3888

ISBN: 0762434341

Condition: New


Glued binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. 1071 p. Contains: Tables, black & white, Figures. Audience: General/trade. NEW off the shelf. NOT remaindered or BCE. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day from Richmond VA with FREE tracking. Promise. Glued binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. 1071 p. Contains: Tables, black & white, Figures. Audience: General/trade. NEW off the shelf. NOT remaindered or BCE. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day from Richmond VA with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong

By: James R. Hansen

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: May 2018

Seller ID: 2837

ISBN: 1501153064

Condition: New


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Apollo 13: Anniversary Edition

By: Jeffrey Kluger,James Lovell

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: April 2000

Seller ID: 16410

ISBN: 0618056653

Condition: Used - Like New


Clean text and tight binding. New condition except for a small nick in the dustjacket and light shelfwear. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Mass: The quest to understand matter from Greek atoms to quantum fields

By: Jim Baggott

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: September 2017

Seller ID: 19237

ISBN: 0198759711

Condition: New


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Hawking

By: Jim Ottaviani

Price: $17.95

Publisher: First Second: July 2019

Seller ID: 18279

ISBN: 1626720258

Condition: New


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The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record

By: Jonathan Scott

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Bloomsbury Sigma: May 2019

Seller ID: 19057

ISBN: 1472956133

Condition: New


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Moon Rush: The New Space Race

By: Leonard David

Price: $15.95

Publisher: National Geographic: May 2019

Seller ID: 19061

ISBN: 1426220057

Condition: New


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Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission

By: Marc Kaufman

Price: $27.95

Publisher: National Geographic: August 2014

Seller ID: 18589

ISBN: 142621278X

Condition: New


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Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

By: Neil deGrasse Tyson

Price: $10.95

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: May 2017

Seller ID: 18122

ISBN: 0393609391

Condition: New


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Classic Feynman: All the Adventures of a Curious Character

By: Richard P. Feynman

Price: $24.95

Publisher: W. W. Norton: November 2005

Seller ID: 18789

ISBN: 0393061329

Condition: New


Richard Feynman (1918-1988) thrived on outrageous adventures. In the phenomenal national bestsellers "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman " and "What Do You Care What Other People Think?" the Nobel Prize-winning physicist recounted in an inimitable voice his adventures trading ideas on atomic physics with Einstein and Bohr and ideas on gambling with Nick the Greek, painting a naked female toreador, accompanying a ballet on his bongo drums, solving the mystery of the Challenger disaster, and much else of an eyebrow-raising, hugely entertaining, and astounding nature. One of the most influential a... View more info

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Feynman's Lost Lecture: The Motion of Planets Around the Sun

By: Richard P. Feynman,David Goodstein,Judith R. Goodstein

Price: $17.95

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: June 1996

Seller ID: 18017

ISBN: 0393039188

Condition: Used - Like New


Book and CD in appear to be in new condition. The only visible wear is to the slipcase, which shows light shelfwear. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

By: Scott Kelly

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Knopf: October 2017

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 17417

ISBN: 1524731595

Condition: Collectible - Like New


SIGNED by author; stated first edition. New condition except for mild shelfwear to dustjacket. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

Chandra's Cosmos: Dark Matter, Black Holes, and Other Wonders Revealed by NASA's Premier X-Ray Observatory

By: Wallace H. Tucker

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Smithsonian Books: March 2017

Seller ID: 18843

ISBN: 1588345874

Condition: New


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Earth from Space

By: Yann Arthus-Bertrand

Price: $28.45

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: November 2013

Seller ID: 16437

ISBN: 1419709623

Condition: New


From space, Earth is a magnificent sight, splashed with vivid colors, patterns, textures, and abstract forms. Views from above can also provide telling information about the health of our planet. To help us understand the more than 150 breathtaking satellite photographs in "Earth from Space," Yann Arthus-Bertrand, an aerial photographer and devoted environmental activist, discusses the impact of deforestation, urban sprawl, intensive farming, ocean pollution, and more. Using high-resolution imagery, we can monitor the evolution of vegetation around the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site, snow los... View more info