Bad Astronomy

Author: Philip C. Plait
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471422075
Size: 53.38 MB
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'The Truth Is Out There' and it's in this book. I loved it!" --Mike Mullane, Space Shuttle astronaut and author of Do Your Ears Pop in Space? Advance praise for Philip Plait?s Bad Astronomy "Bad Astronomy is just plain good!


Author: Kelly Weinersmith
Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG
ISBN: 3446257829
Size: 15.87 MB
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Jetzt haben er und seine Frau Kelly ein Buch über zehn vielversprechende Zukunftstechnologien geschrieben, die unsere Welt schon bald zu einem besseren Ort machen könnten ... wenn alles gut geht.

Weird Astronomy

Author: David A.J. Seargent
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781441964243
Size: 16.56 MB
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Astronomy has a recorded history longer than any other physical science. True,
its juvenile years were spent as a co-joined ... True, some examples of truly bad
astronomy have been included here. But much “weird” astronomy is still “good” ...

Science Tales

Author: Darryl Cunningham
Publisher: Myriad Editions
ISBN: 1908434627
Size: 53.86 MB
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Bad Science. 2008 Aug 30,
(accessed 2011 Oct 24). ... Plait P. Bad Astronomy: Misconceptions and Misuses
ReVealed, from Astrology to the Moon Landing 'Hoax' New York: John Wiley ...

Anleitung Zur Schwerelosigkeit

Author: Chris Hadfield
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 3641137799
Size: 75.53 MB
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Chris Hadfield nimmt uns mit in schwindelerregende Sphären: Er erzählt von riskanten Manövern und von der Kunst, stets auf das Schlimmste vorbereitet zu sein und zugleich an das Unmögliche zu glauben.

Looking And Learning Visual Literacy Across The Disciplines

Author: Deandra Little
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119063396
Size: 44.99 MB
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After the original broadcast, astronomer Phil Plait, in his Bad Astronomy blog,
outlined the lines of “evidence” from the show and the fallacy in each. For me, the
show seemed like a useful learning experience: (1) students would watch (and ...

Death From The Skies

Author: Philip C. Plait
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780670019977
Size: 53.18 MB
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It's only a matter of time before a cosmic disaster spells the end of the Earth. But how concerned should we about about any of these catastrophic scenarios? And if they do post a danger, can anything be done to stop them?

Heavenly Errors

Author: Neil F. Comins
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231116454
Size: 39.16 MB
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Attempts to correct common misconceptions about astronomy, from myths about the moon causing tide changes to those found in popular science fiction movies.

The Florida Night Sky

Author: Elinor De Wire
Publisher: Pineapple Press Inc
ISBN: 9781561642380
Size: 79.58 MB
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... Phil "The Bad Astronomer" Plait; Jon U. Bell, director of Hallstrom Planetarium;
Dr. James Dire, professor of astronomy at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy; Betty
Mae Jumper, director of communications for the Seminole Tribe; Bob Gent of the