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Sunrise, Sunset: 52 Weeks of Awe and Gratitude

by Kim Weiss

The same vista. Never the same sun.

Much like life, the stage changes even when our vantage point doesn't. And so it is with the rising and setting sun, no two are ever the same.

Every picture tells another...


How to Gaze at the Southern Stars

by Richard Hall

From the Southern Cross to the mysterious dark companions of the Dog Stars, the constellations in this guide will help readers see the night sky in a whole new way, allowing them to enjoy the vast beauty of...


The Natural Navigator: A Watchful Explorer's Guide to a Nearly Forgotten Skill

by Tristan Gooley

Before GPS, before the compass, and even before cartography, humankind was navigating. A windswept tree, the depth of a puddle, or a trill of birdsong could point the way home-and, for the alert traveler, they...


Starlight Detectives: How Astronomers, Inventors, and Eccentrics Discovered the Modern Universe

by Alan Hirshfeld

A wondrous tale of cosmic exploration and the colorful characters who ushered astronomy into the modern age


Capturing the Stars: Astrophotography by the Masters

by Robert Gendler & Neil deGrasse Tyson

To gaze at the stars is one thing; to capture that gaze in photographs is something else, a tantalizing scientific art that many attempt and few master.  That rare mastery is on full display in this beautiful...


Night Sky: A Falcon Field Guide [tm]

by Nicholas Nigro

Night Sky: A Falcon Field Guide covers both summer and winter constellations, planets, and stars found in the northern hemisphere. Conveniently sized to fit in a pocket and featuring detailed photographs, this...


The Sky Observer's Guide

by R. Newton Mayall, Margaret Mayall, Jerome Wyckoff & John Polgreen

This eBook is best viewed on a color device.

Filled with practical information for the amateur astronomer, this Sky Observer's Golden Guide explains:

-How to select and use binoculars and telescopes

-How to best...


Night Sky

by Mark R. Chartrand & Helmut K. Wimmer

This eBook is best viewed on a color device.

Don't miss the best meteor shower of the year. Discover the figure of the boy, "Jack," on the moon. Quickly locate favorite constellations such as the Big and Little...


Stars

by Robert H. Baker, Herbert S. Zim, James Gordon Irving & Mark R. Chartrand

This eBook is best viewed on a color device.

Enjoy the wonders of the heavens and understand more fully what you see. This Stars Golden Guide shows you how with 150 full-color illustrations, including:

Charts...


The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light

by Paul Bogard

The "terrific ... moving, poetic, immersive, multifaceted, and thought-provoking" book (Publishers Weekly) that will open your eyes to the night.

A brilliantly starry night is one of nature's most thrilling wonders....


Moods of the Ohio Moons

by Merrill C. Gilfillan

For almost thirty years, Merrill Gilfillan has written outdoor columns devoted primarily to describing and creating moods about the world of nature. These columns are informed by a rural background and field...


The Cloud Collector's Handbook

by Gavin Pretor-Pinney

The perfect incentive for keeping your head in the clouds, The Cloud Collector's Handbook is a whimsical guide to the wonders of the sky. Throughout, author and cloud expert Gavin Pretor-Pinney catalogs a variety...


How to Read Nature: Awaken Your Senses to the Outdoors You've Never Noticed

by Tristan Gooley

For those inclined to solve mysteries written into the landscape, this author’s lead is one they’ll want to follow.”—The Wall Street Journal

When most of us go for a walk, a single sense—sight—tends...


Can We Live on Mars? Astronomy for Kids 5th Grade | Children's Astronomy & Space Books

by Baby Professor

It is said that Mars is Earth’s sister planet. Next to Earth, it is the most habitable planet in the solar system because it is neither too hot nor too cold. It has enough sunlight for solar panels to work...


How Do Scientists Discover New Planets? Astronomy Book 2nd Grade | Children's Astronomy & Space Books

by Baby Professor

We know so much about the galaxy because of the hardwork of brilliant scientists. But how do they do it? How Do Scientists Discover New Planets? This astronomy book for second graders will explain the entire...


Those Clouds Sure Look Fluffy! Weather Books Grade 4 | Children's Earth Sciences Books

by Baby Professor

Would you like to learn how to read the skies? Then this is the book to have! The clouds tell so much about the weather today and tomorrow. In the olden times, our ancestors relied only on sky observation to...


Being in the Shadow

by Kate Russo

A total solar eclipse is considered to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience. But why would an astronomical event be of interest to you? 

Being in the Shadow describes what it is like to experience one of nature’s...


In the Shadow of the Moon: The Science, Magic, and Mystery of Solar Eclipses

by Anthony Aveni

In anticipation of solar eclipses visible in 2017 and 2024, an exploration of the scientific and cultural significance of this mesmerizing cosmic display

Since the first humans looked up and saw the sun swallowed...


Are We There Yet? All About the Planet Saturn! Space for Kids - Children's Aeronautics & Space Book

by Baby Professor

Next, let’s fly to Saturn on board our rocket ship! Can we breathe the air in Saturn? Can we see animals, plants and water there? It seems to be a very far planet to explore but with this educational book,...


All about the Solar System - Children's Science & Nature

by Baby Professor

Science is a tough subject to introduce to young minds. This book is one of the steps to make the task easier. Your kids will be taken to another dimension having fun while learning about the solar system and...