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Exoplanets
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: C. R. Kitchin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-02 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Exoplanets: Finding, Exploring, and Understanding Alien Worlds probes the basis for possible answers to the fundamentals questions asked about these planets orbiting stars other than our Sun. This book examines what such planets might be like, where they are, and how we find them. Until around ten years ago, the
Understanding Gravitational Waves
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: C. R. Kitchin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Springer Nature

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Remote and Robotic Investigations of the Solar System
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: C.R. Kitchin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-18 - Publisher: CRC Press

Interest in and knowledge of the techniques utilised to investigate our solar system has been growing rapidly for decades and has now reached a stage of maturity. Therefore, the time has now arrived for a book that provides a cohesive and coherent account of how we have obtained our present
Introducing Astronomy
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Iain Nicolson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-13 - Publisher: Dunedin Academic Press Ltd

We live on a small planet that revolves round an unexceptional star - the Sun - which is one of the hundred billion stars that populate our galaxy. Of the many billions of galaxies that lie within range of our most powerful telescopes, some are so remote that their light
Telescopes and Techniques
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: C. R. Kitchin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-21 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

“Telescopes and Techniques” has proved itself in its first edition, having become probably one of the most widely used astronomy texts, both for numerate amateur astronomers and for astronomy and astrophysics undergraduates. The first and second editions of the book were widely used as set texts for introductory practical astronomy