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Cover: Neutron Stars: The Quest to Understand the Zombies of the CosmosNeutron Stars: The Quest to Understand the Zombies of the CosmosMoskvitch, KatiaHARDCOVER09/15/2020$29.95
Cover: Our Universe: An Astronomer’s GuideOur Universe: An Astronomer’s GuideDunkley, JoPAPERBACK08/18/2020$17.95
Cover: Spacefarers: How Humans Will Settle the Moon, Mars, and BeyondSpacefarers: How Humans Will Settle the Moon, Mars, and BeyondWanjek, ChristopherHARDCOVER04/14/2020$29.95
Cover: What Stars Are Made Of: The Life of Cecilia Payne-GaposchkinWhat Stars Are Made Of: The Life of Cecilia Payne-GaposchkinMoore, DonovanHARDCOVER03/03/2020$29.95
Cover: Zwicky: The Outcast Genius Who Unmasked the UniverseZwicky: The Outcast Genius Who Unmasked the UniverseJohnson, JohnHARDCOVER09/10/2019$35.00
Cover: Gravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black HolesGravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black HolesCowen, RonHARDCOVER05/06/2019$26.95
Cover: Our Universe: An Astronomer’s GuideOur Universe: An Astronomer’s GuideDunkley, JoHARDCOVER04/08/2019$29.95
Cover: Ripples in Spacetime: Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of Astronomy, With a New AfterwordRipples in Spacetime: Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of Astronomy, With a New AfterwordSchilling, GovertPAPERBACK03/18/2019$16.95
Cover: Exoplanets: Hidden Worlds and the Quest for Extraterrestrial LifeExoplanets: Hidden Worlds and the Quest for Extraterrestrial LifeGoldsmith, DonaldHARDCOVER09/10/2018$24.95
Cover: Universe in Creation: A New Understanding of the Big Bang and the Emergence of LifeUniverse in Creation: A New Understanding of the Big Bang and the Emergence of LifeGould, Roy R.HARDCOVER05/07/2018$24.95
Cover: Life through Time and SpaceLife through Time and SpaceArthur, WallaceHARDCOVER08/07/2017$29.95
Cover: Ripples in Spacetime: Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of AstronomyRipples in Spacetime: Einstein, Gravitational Waves, and the Future of AstronomySchilling, GovertHARDCOVER07/31/2017$29.95
Cover: The Lost Art of Finding Our WayThe Lost Art of Finding Our WayHuth, John EdwardPAPERBACK11/16/2015$22.50
Cover: Picturing Heaven in Early ChinaPicturing Heaven in Early ChinaTseng, Lillian Lan-yingHARDCOVER07/25/2011$79.95
Cover: Life in Space: Astrobiology for EveryoneLife in Space: Astrobiology for EveryoneMix, Lucas JohnHARDCOVER03/31/2009$31.50
Cover: Galileo’s Glassworks: The Telescope and the MirrorGalileo’s Glassworks: The Telescope and the MirrorReeves, EileenHARDCOVER01/31/2008$23.00
Cover: Giant Telescopes: Astronomical Ambition and the Promise of TechnologyGiant Telescopes: Astronomical Ambition and the Promise of TechnologyMcCray, W. PatrickPAPERBACK04/30/2006$30.50
Cover: The Orion Nebula: Where Stars Are BornThe Orion Nebula: Where Stars Are BornO'Dell, C. RobertHARDCOVER10/31/2003$29.50Currently unavailable
Cover: Galaxies and the Cosmic FrontierGalaxies and the Cosmic FrontierWaller, William H.
Hodge, Paul W.
HARDCOVER07/31/2003$31.50
Cover: Revealing the Universe: The Making of the Chandra X-ray ObservatoryRevealing the Universe: The Making of the Chandra X-ray ObservatoryTucker, Wallace
Tucker, Karen
HARDCOVER05/28/2001$29.50
Cover: The Sun in the Church: Cathedrals as Solar ObservatoriesThe Sun in the Church: Cathedrals as Solar ObservatoriesHeilbron, J. L.PAPERBACK04/02/2001$34.50
Cover: Rockets into SpaceRockets into SpaceWinter, Frank H.PAPERBACK01/01/1993$14.50
Cover: Space CommerceSpace CommerceMcLucas, John L.E-DITION03/25/1991$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: Planet Earth: The View from SpacePlanet Earth: The View from SpaceBaker, D. JamesE-DITION06/25/1990$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: Cosmic RaysCosmic RaysFriedlander, Michael W.E-DITION05/05/1989$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: Darkness at Night: A Riddle of the UniverseDarkness at Night: A Riddle of the UniverseHarrison, EdwardPAPERBACK01/01/1989$33.50
Cover: GalaxiesGalaxiesHodge, Paul W.E-DITION04/22/1986$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: The Cosmic Inquirers: Modern Telescopes and Their MakersThe Cosmic Inquirers: Modern Telescopes and Their MakersTucker, Wallace
Tucker, Karen
E-DITION01/01/1986$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: Thunderstones and Shooting Stars: The Meaning of MeteoritesThunderstones and Shooting Stars: The Meaning of MeteoritesDodd, Robert T.E-DITION01/01/1986$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: The Milky Way: Fifth EditionThe Milky Way: Fifth EditionBok, Bart J.
Bok, Priscilla F.
HARDCOVER07/17/1981$74.00Currently unavailable
Cover: Orbiting the Sun: Planets and Satellites of the Solar SystemOrbiting the Sun: Planets and Satellites of the Solar SystemWhipple, Fred L.E-DITION05/22/1981$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: A Source Book in Astronomy and Astrophysics, 1900–1975A Source Book in Astronomy and Astrophysics, 1900–1975Lang, Kenneth
Gingerich, Owen
E-DITION12/27/1979$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: The Harvard College Observatory: The First Four DirectorshipsThe Harvard College Observatory: The First Four DirectorshipsJones, Bessie Zaban
Boyd, Lyle Gifford
E-DITION01/01/1971$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
Cover: Source Book in Astronomy, 1900–1950Source Book in Astronomy, 1900–1950Shapley, HarlowHARDCOVER01/01/1960$139.00
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On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the project. Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of June 17, 1945, Captain James F. Nolan, MD, boarded a plane