Discovering the Universe: A Guide to the Galaxies, Planets and Stars (Hardcover)

Discovering the Universe: A Guide to the Galaxies, Planets and Stars By Sten Odenwald Cover Image
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Explore the mysteries of the cosmos in this highly visual hardback guide, written by leading NASA astronomer and educator Sten Odenwald.

Have you ever wondered how the first stars were born? Or pondered what really happens around a black hole? Here Sten Odenwald answers these questions and many more as he takes you on a mesmerizing journey across the entire history of the universe, brought to life by spectacular, full-color space photography. You will learn about the composition of planets, galaxy mergers, asteroid belts, the fundamental nature of spacetime, and much, much more.

Other topics include:
- The Big Bang
- Dark matter
- The life cycle of stars
- Planets both inside and outside our solar system.

Featuring a range of diagrams and infographics to aid understanding, this large-format hardback guide casts your eye towards the stars and unlocks the many mysteries of the universe.

ABOUT THE SERIES: Arcturus' Discovering... series brings together spectacular hardback guides which explore the science behind our world, brought to life by eye-catching photography.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781398813953
ISBN-10: 1398813958
Publisher: Sirius Entertainment
Publication Date: March 1st, 2022
Pages: 192
Language: English