Happy 540th Birthday Nicolaus Copernicus!
To celebrate this landmark in science, we compiled our top space reports. Enjoy!
Eclipse: The Celestial Phenomenon That Changed the Course of History492 pages | Hardcover | Price: $22.45
Whether interpreted as an auspicious omen or a sentinel of doom, eclipses have had a profound effect upon our cultural development. Throughout recorded history, they have evoked consternation, fear, and dread�as well as awe and wonderment.
Storms from the Sun: The Emerging Science of Space Weather256 pages | Not for Sale
From the casual conversation starter to the 24-hour cable channels and Web sites devoted exclusively to the subject, everyone talks about weather. There�s even weather in space�and it�s causing major upsets to our modern technological world.
Space weather is… [more]
Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society454 pages | Paperback | Price: $60.30
From the interior of the Sun, to the upper atmosphere and near-space environment of Earth, and outward to a region far beyond Pluto where the Sun’s influence wanes, advances during the past decade in space physics and solar physics–the disciplines NASA… [more]