50 Things to See with a Small Telescope

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope
Author: John A. Read
Publsiher: Read Publishing
Total Pages: 76
Release: 2017-05-22
ISBN 10: 9780999034613
ISBN 13: 0999034618
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope Book Review:

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope explores the planets, stars, galaxies, and nebulas observed from all over the northern hemisphere. This book includes easy-to-follow star maps, and updated eclipse charts for years 2017 to 2030. With the new "telescope view" feature, you will see how objects appear when viewed through a small telescope. - Publisher's description.

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope Southern Hemisphere Edition

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope  Southern Hemisphere Edition
Author: John A Read
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 78
Release: 2017-05-28
ISBN 10: 9780999034644
ISBN 13: 0999034642
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope Southern Hemisphere Edition Book Review:

This special edition has been designed specifically for aspiring astronomers living south of the equator. This book explores the planets, stars, galaxies and nebulae observable from the southern hemisphere. Not only does this book illustrate how to observe, it also shows how each object appears through a small telescope!

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope Southern Hemisphere Edition

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope  Southern Hemisphere Edition
Author: John Read
Publsiher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages: 74
Release: 2016-03-25
ISBN 10: 9781530741595
ISBN 13: 1530741599
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope Southern Hemisphere Edition Book Review:

A special edition for aspiring astronomers living south of the equator. This special edition of 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope explores the planets, stars, galaxies and nebulae observed from all over the southern hemisphere. Not only does this book demonstrate how to find things, it also shows what many of these objects look like through a small telescope!Here are just some of the items this book will help you find:* Planets* Nebulae* Comets* Globular Clusters * The International Space StationI am very excited to share my knowledge of astronomy and I am sure you will enjoy this book for years to come.

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope
Author: John Read
Publsiher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages: 72
Release: 2016-02-21
ISBN 10: 9781530172276
ISBN 13: 1530172276
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope Book Review:

Japanese Edition of the Best Selling Book: 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope People love this book! 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope highlights the must-see objects observed at stargazing events all over the Northern Hemisphere. People of all ages frequently ask, "How did you find that so quickly?" Well, this book will explain just that! The planets in our solar system, the International Space Station, sunspots, birds, nebula, airplanes, and comets are just some of the items that his book will help you find! If you have been having difficulties enjoying your small telescope, this book is for you. There is something interesting about pretty much everything in outer space and it is exciting how many pop-culture references are derived from things in the night sky! Viewing the stars referenced in Star Trek, or talking about a character in Harry Potter named after a constellation, is just another way to make stargazing that much more fun! I am very excited to share my knowledge of astronomy and I am sure you will enjoy this book for years to come. By working through the 50 items in this book you will achieve a well-rounded understanding of amateur astronomy.

100 Things to See in the Night Sky Expanded Edition

100 Things to See in the Night Sky  Expanded Edition
Author: Dean Regas
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2020-06-16
ISBN 10: 1507213824
ISBN 13: 9781507213827
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

100 Things to See in the Night Sky Expanded Edition Book Review:

Discover the amazing wonders of the night sky with this expanded edition to 100 Things to See in the Night Sky, perfect for every amateur stargazer and armchair astronomer! Keep your feet on the ground and experience the night sky to the fullest by exploring planets, satellites, and constellations with this all-inclusive reference guide to space. 100 Things to See in the Night Sky, Expanded Edition is full of information on the many amazing things you can see with a telescope, or just your naked eye! From shooting stars to constellations and planets to satellites, this book gives you a clear picture of what you can see on any given night. Learn about the celestial bodies that have captured people’s imaginations for centuries, with specific facts alongside traditional myths and beautifully illustrated photographs and star charts that will help you know where to look for the best view. With this illuminating guide, you’ll enjoy hours of stargazing, whether you’re travelling, camping, sitting in your back yard, or simply flipping through the beautiful images in this book.

See It with a Small Telescope

See It with a Small Telescope
Author: Will Kalif
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2017-12-26
ISBN 10: 1612437745
ISBN 13: 9781612437743
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

See It with a Small Telescope Book Review:

Have Fun Exploring the Stars with Close-up Views of Space Objects Right from Your Own Backyard Take the mystery and struggle out of discovering new worlds. With hands-on tips, tricks and instructions, this book allows you to unleash the full power of your small telescope and view amazing space objects right from your own backyard, including: • Saturn’s Rings • Jupiter’s Moons • Apollo 11's Landing Site • Orion Nebula • Andromeda Galaxy • Polaris Double Star • Pegasus Globular Cluster • And much, much more!

50 Things to See on the Moon

50 Things to See on the Moon
Author: John Read
Publsiher: Stellar Publishing
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2019-01-29
ISBN 10: 9781732726130
ISBN 13: 1732726132
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to See on the Moon Book Review:

The moon is our nearest neighbour in space, it's easy to find, it's bright, and you don't have to go anywhere special to view it. Astronomer John A. Read has selected fifty of the best things to see - organized by the phases of the Moon. As each day passes, an additional slice of the Moon becomes visible. With each slice comes new craters, lunar seas, and jagged mountain ranges.

50 Things to See with a Telescope Kids

50 Things to See with a Telescope   Kids
Author: John A Read
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 74
Release: 2017-07-20
ISBN 10: 9780999034651
ISBN 13: 0999034650
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to See with a Telescope Kids Book Review:

From the author of the bestselling book 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope, this colorful edition explores the constellations with young readers, guiding them to dozens of galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters. Every page features a helpful "telescope view," showing exactly how objects appear through a small telescope or binoculars. While a member of the Mount Diablo Astronomical Society in California, John Read taught thousands of students how to use telescopes and explore the night sky. Now, he's sharing this knowledge with you! Even without a telescope, this introduction to the night sky is essential for every child's collection.

Astronomy with a Home Telescope The Top 50 Celestial Bodies to Discover in the Night Sky

Astronomy with a Home Telescope  The Top 50 Celestial Bodies to Discover in the Night Sky
Author: Seth Penricke
Publsiher: Callisto Media Inc.
Total Pages: 176
Release: 2015-08-16
ISBN 10: 1623156491
ISBN 13: 9781623156497
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Astronomy with a Home Telescope The Top 50 Celestial Bodies to Discover in the Night Sky Book Review:

See What’s Out There To experience the greatest show on Earth, all you have to do is look up. With a simple home telescope, an astronomy novice can see the rings of Saturn, comets, asteroids, and nebulae. But even the bravest astronomy buffs know better than to explore outer space without a guide. That’s why everything you need to marvel at the stars is here in Astronomy at a Glance. Exciting profiles of 50 astronomy objects in the night skyClear directions to locate each astronomy object with a home telescopeAstronomy origin stories, scientific examples, and pop culture referencesExpert astronomy advice on using and cleaning your telescopeComplete schedule of solar and lunar eclipses Astronomy at a Glance is the best way to discover our distant neighbors in the cosmos.

Russian Edition 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope

Russian Edition   50 Things to See with a Small Telescope
Author: John Read
Publsiher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages: 72
Release: 2016-03-28
ISBN 10: 9781530794515
ISBN 13: 153079451X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Russian Edition 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope Book Review:

50 Things to See with a Small Telescope explores the planets, stars, galaxies and nebulae observed from all over the northern hemisphere. Not only does this book demonstrate how to find things, it also shows what many of these objects look like through a small telescope!Here are just some of the items this book will help you find:* Planets* Nebulae* Comets* Globular Clusters * The International Space StationI am very excited to share my knowledge of astronomy and I am sure you will enjoy this book for years to come.

50 Things to See with a Telescope Activity Workbook

50 Things to See with a Telescope  Activity Workbook
Author: John Read
Publsiher: Stellar Publishing
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2020-06-02
ISBN 10: 9781732726185
ISBN 13: 1732726183
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to See with a Telescope Activity Workbook Book Review:

This workbook provides over fifty unique stargazing challenges, allowing you to track your progress and record your observations. Stargazers are encouraged to sketch what they see, from lunar craters to globular star clusters. Learn how to set up and focus any type of telescope, and align a finderscope. Simple exercises will help you calculate your telescope's magnification, focal ratio, and more. This workbook is designed for any experience level, from the extreme beginner, to the seasoned astronomer looking for a new outreach tool. Whatever your background in astronomy, you'll find something to love within these pages.

Stargazing For Dummies

Stargazing For Dummies
Author: Steve Owens
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2013-03-18
ISBN 10: 1118411560
ISBN 13: 9781118411568
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Stargazing For Dummies Book Review:

Reach for the stars Stargazing is the practice of observing the night sky and its contents - from constellations through to planets and galaxies. Stars and other night sky objects can be seen with the naked eye, or seen in greater numbers and in more detail with binoculars or a telescope. Stargazing For Dummies offers you the chance to explore the night sky, providing a detailed guide to the main constellations and also offering advice on viewing other night sky objects such as planets and nebulae. It's a great introduction to a fun new hobby, and even provides a fun way to get the kids outside while doing something educational! Gives you an introduction to looking at the sky with binoculars or a telescope Offers advice on photographing the night sky Without needing to get your head around mind-bending theories, you can take part in some practical physics If you're looking for easy-to-follow guidance on getting to know the night sky, Stargazing For Dummies has you covered.

50 Things to see With a Telescope

50 Things to see With a Telescope
Author: John A. Read
Publsiher: Formac Publishing Company
Total Pages: 72
Release: 2018-09-25
ISBN 10: 1459505360
ISBN 13: 9781459505360
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to see With a Telescope Book Review:

John A. Read covers everything needed to identify constellations, planets, stars, galaxies, nebulae and more. Inquisitive stargazers will find planet hunting and star hopping easy with clearly plotted routes and images of the sky both as seen by the naked eye and detailed views from a telescope. Many fascinating cosmic objects can be easily spotted with the help of this book including beautiful Cassiopeia, regal Leo, the plentiful Kemble's Cascade, the explosive Crab Nebula, the rings of Saturn — even the moon! This easy to read, fully illustrated reference book will enrich every young person's experience of the skies above.

50 Things to See in the Sky

50 Things to See in the Sky
Author: Sarah Barker
Publsiher: Pavilion
Total Pages: 144
Release: 2019-06-06
ISBN 10: 9781911624004
ISBN 13: 1911624008
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to See in the Sky Book Review:

A beautifully presented, practical gift guide to 50 sights in the skies above us – complete with a glow-in-the dark front cover. Explained with fascinating, easy-to-understand commentary from astrophysicist and science communicator, Sarah Barker, and illustrated throughout with captivating drawings by Maria Nilsson, each guide helps you locate an incredible sight. The book is divided into three main sections – and whether you use the naked eye, a telescope, or fall into a black hole of online research, you’ll discover the limitless wonder of the skies – from otherworldly phenomena on Earth like sun dogs, to planets, moons, stars, lunar craters and galaxy clusters. Naked Eye: Learn how navigators travelled in the past by finding the North Star; say hello to our astronauts and learn how to spot the International Space Station; see a red supergiant star (Betelgeuse); and find out more about solar eclipses. Further Afield: Find out more about the next closest galaxy, Andromeda; learn about the discovery of Saturn’s ‘ears’ (or rings!); spot an alien storm that’s as big as the Earth; and track ‘Little Green Men’ and ice volcanoes. Far, Far Away: Learn how baby stars are created by the Pillars of Creation; marvel at the Hubble Deep Field; and unearth the brightest things in our universe, quasars. The book also includes advice on ideal conditions for observing the stars, telescopes and binoculars, and navigating the skies. With extra tips and a rundown of useful tools, you’ll find everything you need to get out there and look up!

Star Watch

Star Watch
Author: Philip S. Harrington
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
Total Pages: 301
Release: 2003-07-24
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UCSC:32106016008218
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Star Watch Book Review:

Offers an introduction to locating and observing celestial objects, including tips on finding deep-sky objects and advice on the best times for viewing.

50 Targets for the Mid Sized Telescope

50 Targets for the Mid Sized Telescope
Author: John Read
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 70
Release: 2017-05-15
ISBN 10: 9780999034606
ISBN 13: 099903460X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Targets for the Mid Sized Telescope Book Review:

Written as a follow up to 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope, containing virtually no overlap in content, 50 Targets for the Mid-Sized Telescope introduces the beginner stargazer to an assortment of astronomical wonders. With easy-to-follow star maps, unique for each target, the budding astronomer will explore the universe like never before. Each target has been carefully chosen to be observable in telescopes with apertures between four and eight inches. Most objects can be viewed from the suburbs in mildly light polluted conditions, with only a few noted exceptions requiring darker skies. On dark, moonless nights, most targets will be visible in small telescopes and binoculars too.

NightWatch

NightWatch
Author: Terence Dickinson
Publsiher: Firefly Books
Total Pages: 176
Release: 1998
ISBN 10: 1552093026
ISBN 13: 9781552093023
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

NightWatch Book Review:

Offers advice on observing the stars and constellations, discusses useful equipment, and includes information on the moon, comets, eclipses, and planets

Exploring the Night Sky

Exploring the Night Sky
Author: Terence Dickinson
Publsiher: Turtleback Books
Total Pages: 72
Release: 1987-01-01
ISBN 10: 9780833522917
ISBN 13: 0833522914
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Exploring the Night Sky Book Review:

A basic guide for beginning observers of the night sky, introducing information on the locations, names, and characteristics of stars.

A Student s Guide to the Mathematics of Astronomy

A Student s Guide to the Mathematics of Astronomy
Author: Daniel Fleisch,Julia Kregenow
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 205
Release: 2013-08-29
ISBN 10: 1107034949
ISBN 13: 9781107034945
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Student s Guide to the Mathematics of Astronomy Book Review:

Plain-language explanations and a rich set of supporting material help students understand the mathematical concepts and techniques of astronomy.

50 Things to See with a Telescope Kids

50 Things to See with a Telescope   Kids
Author: John Read
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2017-06-20
ISBN 10: 9780999034668
ISBN 13: 0999034669
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

50 Things to See with a Telescope Kids Book Review:

From the author of the bestselling book 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope, this colorful edition explores the constellations with young readers, guiding them to dozens of galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters. Every page features a helpful "telescope view", showing exactly how objects appear through a small telescope or binoculars.