Astrophysics Is Easy!: An Introduction for the Amateur Astronomer (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

Astrophysics is frequently –with a few justification – considered as incomprehensible with out using better arithmetic. for this reason, many beginner astronomers fail to notice essentially the most attention-grabbing points of the topic. Astrophysics Is Easy! cuts in the course of the tricky arithmetic and explains the fundamentals of astrophysics in available phrases. utilizing not anything greater than undeniable mathematics and easy examples, the workings of the universe are defined in a simple but distinct and easy-to-grasp manner.


The unique variation of the booklet used to be written over 8 years in the past, and in that point, advances in observational astronomy have resulted in new and important alterations to the theories of astrophysics. the recent theories might be mirrored in either the recent and elevated chapters.


A precise point of this ebook is that, for every subject less than dialogue, an staring at record is integrated in order that observers can really see for themselves the ideas awarded –stars of the spectral series, nebulae, galaxies, even black holes. The staring at record has been revised and taken up to date within the moment Edition.

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