Spis treści: Illustrated encyclopedia of the universe


ABOUT THIS BOOK, s. 6
A SHORT TOUR OF THE UNIVERSE BY MARTIN RE ES, s. 8

INTRODUCTION

WHAT IS THE UNIVERSE?, s. 20

THE SCALĘ OF THE UNIVERSE, s. 22
CELESTIAL OBJECTS, s. 24
MATTER, s. 28
RADIATION, s. 32
GRAVITY, MOTION, AND ORBITS, s. 36
SPACE AND TIME, s. 38
EXPANDING SPACE, s. 42

THE BEGINNING AND END OF THE UNIVERSE, s. 44

THE BIG BANG, s. 46
OUT OF THE DARKNESS, s. 50
LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE, s. 52
THE FATE OF THE UNIVERSE, s. 54

THE VIEW FROM EARTH, s. 56

THE CELESTIAL SPHERE, s. 58
CELESTIAL CYCLES, s. 60
PLANETARY MOTION, s. 64
STAR MOTION AND PATTERNS, s. 66
LIGHTS IN THE SKY, s. 70
NAKED-EYE ASTRONOMY, s. 72
BINOCULAR ASTRONOMY, s. 74
TELESCOPE ASTRONOMY, s. 76

EXPLORING SPACE, s. 80

ANCIENT ASTRONOMY, s. 82
EARLY SCIENT1FIC ASTRONOMY, s. 84
THE COPERNICAN REVOLUTION, s. 86
THE INFINITE UNIVERSE, s. 90
SHAPING SPACE, s. 92
SPACE-AGE ASTRONOMY, s. 94
EARLY SPACECRAFT, s. 98
JOURNEYS TO THE MOON, s. 102
IN EARTH'S ORBIT, s. 106
BEYOND EARTH, s. 108

GUIDE TO THE UNIVERSE

THE SOLAR SYSTEM, s. 114

THE HISTORY OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM, s. 116
THE FAMILY OF THE SUN, s. 118
THE SUN, s. 120
MERCURY, s. 124
VENUS, s. 128
EARTH, s. 138
THE MOON, s. 148
MARS, s. 160
JUPITER, s. 176
SATURN, s. 186
URANUS, s. 196
NEPTUNE, s. 200
DWARF PLANETS, s. 204
THE KUIPER BELT AND THE OORT CLOUD 206
ASTEROIDS, s. 208
COMETS, s. 214
METEORS AND METEORITES, s. 220
THE MILKY WAY, s. 224
THE MILKY WAY, s. 226
STARS 230
THE LIFE CYCLES OF STARS 232
STAR FORMATION 236
MAIN-SEQUENCE STARS 246
OLD STARS 250
STELLAR END POINTS, s. 262
MULTIPLE STARS, s. 270
VARIABLE STARS, s. 278
STAR CLUSTERS, s. 284
EXTRA-SOLAR PLANETS, s. 290
BEYOND THE MILKY WAY, s. 292
TYPES OF GALAXY, s. 294
GALAXY EVOLUTION 298
ACTIVE GALAXIES, s. 310
GALAXY CLUSTERS, s. 316
GALAXY SUPERCLUSTERS, s. 324

THE NIGHT SKY

THE CONSTELLATIONS, s. 328
THE HISTORY OF CONSTELLATIONS, s. 330
MAPPING THE SKY, s. 332
Guide to the Constellations, s. 338
MONTHLY SKY GUIDE, s. 410
USING THE SKY GUIDES, s. 412
JANUARY, s. 414
FEBRUARY, s. 420
MARCH, s. 426
APRIL, s. 432
MAY, s. 438
JUNE, s. 444
JULY, s. 450
AUGUST, s. 456
SEPTEMBER, s. 462
OCTOBER, s. 468
NOVEMBER, s. 474
DECEMBER, s. 480
GLOSSARY, s. 486

INDEX, s. 494
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS, s. 510

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