The Astronomy Book
Combining a bold graphic style and crystal clear explanations, this comprehensive book explores the fascinating science of astronomy.
Covering more than 100 of the Universe’s biggest ideas, The Astronomy Book is an exciting voyage of discovery through the cosmos. Venture from ancient speculations about the nature of the Universe, to the mind-boggling theories of recent science, including those of Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking.
Learn about the incredible histories of Halley’s Comet, the Hubble telescope, and NASA’s modern-day trailblazing, as well as the discoveries of famous figures including Ptolemy, Isaac Newton, Walter Adams, Carl Sagan, and Alan Stern.
The Astronomy Book, part of DK’s popular Big Ideas series, is the perfect introduction to our ideas about space and time.