Stargazing For Dummies

Stargazing For Dummies

Non-Fiction, Languages & Reference, Dictionaries & Reference, Popular Science, Space & Astronomy
Paperback Published on: 25/01/2013
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Synopsis

Reach for the starsStargazing is the practice of observing the night sky and its contents - from constellations through to planets and galaxies. Stars and other night sky objects can be seen with the naked eye, or seen in greater numbers and in more detail with binoculars or a telescope.Stargazing For Dummies offers you the chance to explore the night sky, providing a detailed guide to the main constellations and also offering advice on viewing other night sky objects such as planets and nebulae. It's a great introduction to a fun new hobby, and even provides a fun way to get the kids outside while doing something educational!Gives you an introduction to looking at the sky with binoculars or a telescopeOffers advice on photographing the night skyWithout needing to get your head around mind-bending theories, you can take part in some practical physicsIf you're looking for easy-to-follow guidance on getting to know the night sky, Stargazing For Dummies has you covered.

  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • ISBN: 9781118411568
  • Number of pages: 352
  • Weight: 318g
  • Dimensions: 211 x 135 x 23 mm

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