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Discovering The Universe

A Guide to the Galaxies, Planets and Stars

9781398813953
192 pages
Arcturus Publishing Limited
Overview

Covers star systems, the planets close to Earth and the workings of the wider universe.

Illustrated throughout in full color with photographs, maps, charts and infographics.

Author Bio
Sten Odenwald is the Director of the STEM Resource Development project at NASA, a long-time astronomer and he is passionate about promoting science education. Over the course of his career, he has taught at Harvard University and the Smithsonian Institution, he has appeared on TV for National Geographic and has written numerous articles for magazines ranging from Astronomy magazine to Scientific American. He also runs the blog 'The Astronomy Café', where he seeks to bring cosmology and astronomy to a wider audience.