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The Planets, Dava Sobel

The Planets

by Dava Sobel

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THE PLANETS is Dava Sobel's sweeping look at our heavenly galaxy. In the spirit of Longitude and Galileo's Daughter, Sobel once again brings ...

Unabridged: 5 hr 31 min
Narrator: Lorna Raver
Published: 10/04/2005
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Space at the Speed of Light The History of 14 Billion Years for People Short on Time, Dr. Becky Smethurst

Space at the Speed of Light

by Dr. Becky Smethurst

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From the big bang to black holes, this fast-paced tour of time and space for the astro-curious unlocks the science of the stars to reveal fas...

Unabridged: 2 hr 5 min
Narrator: Dr. Becky Smethurs...
Published: 06/02/2020
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A Fortunate Universe: Life in a Finely Tuned Cosmos , Geraint F. Lewis and Luke A. Barnes

A Fortunate Universe: Life in a F...

by Geraint F. Lewis and Lu...

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Over the last forty years, scientists have uncovered evidence that if the Universe had been forged with even slightly different properties, l...

Unabridged: 10 hr 13 min
Narrator: Geraint F. Lewis a...
Published: 12/21/2017
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The Origin of the Universe, John D. Barrow

The Origin of the Universe

by John D. Barrow

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There is no more profound, enduring or fascinating question in all of science than that of how time, space, and matter began. Now John Barrow...

Unabridged: 4 hr 8 min
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Narrator: John Curless
Published: 06/29/2018
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Talking with Planets, Nikola Tesla

Talking with Planets

by Nikola Tesla

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Nikola Tesla (1856-1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, engineer, and physicist. In his work "Talking with Planets", the prodigious invento...

Unabridged: 15 min
Narrator: Victor Craig
Published: 03/17/2020
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The Sun A Very Short Introduction, Philip Judge

The Sun

by Philip Judge

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The Sun, as our nearest star, is of enormous importance for life on Earth, providing the warm radiation and light which allowed complex life ...

Unabridged: 5 hr 20 min
Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 07/01/2020
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All about Mars Journeys and Settlement, Martin K. Ettington

All about Mars Journeys and Settl...

by Martin K. Ettington

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A manned mission to Mars has been the dream of humanity at least since the nineteenth century when we first saw details of the surface and th...

Unabridged: 3 hr 48 min
Narrator: Martin K. Ettingto...
Published: 07/09/2020
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Mining the Asteroid Belts, Martin K. Ettington

Mining the Asteroid Belts

by Martin K. Ettington

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First of all, why is the title of this book about mining Asteroid Belts? When we learned about the Asteroid Belt when studying the Solar Syst...

Unabridged: 4 hr 50 min
Narrator: Martin K. Ettingto...
Published: 07/15/2020
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Building and Sending Interstellar Probes, Martin K. Ettington

Building and Sending Interstellar...

by Martin K. Ettington

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Man has dreamed of travelling to the stars for as long as he knew that those points of light in the sky were stars like the Sun.Now, in the 2...

Unabridged: 2 hr 14 min
Narrator: Martin K. Ettingto...
Published: 07/26/2020
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The Einstein Theory of Relativity, Hendrik Lorentz

The Einstein Theory of Relativity...

by Hendrik Lorentz

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When Albert Einstein published his first paper on relativity theory, it caused a stir in the physicists' community. When more and more eviden...

Unabridged: 52 min
Narrator: Emma Miller
Published: 03/27/2020
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Types of Spaceships: Past, Present, and Future, Martin K. Ettington

Types of Spaceships: Past, Presen...

by Martin K. Ettington

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This book is the seventh volume of “The Living in Space Series”. Each volume focuses on one particular technology of living in sp...

Unabridged: 1 hr 30 min
Narrator: Martin K. Ettingto...
Published: 09/24/2020
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Humanity and the Universe, Martin K. Ettington

Humanity and the Universe

by Martin K. Ettington

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The Universe is a very big place and has many mysteries. Most people don't realize just how mysterious it is. Scientists are stumped by many ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 27 min
Narrator: Martin K. Ettingto...
Published: 06/04/2019
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Life Cycles of Stars, The: The History of the Lives and Deaths of Stars, Charles River Editors

Life Cycles of Stars, The: The Hi...

by Charles River Editors

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When people look up into the night sky, the stars seem fixed and immutable, as unchanging as the darkness of space itself, but the truth is ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 21 min
Narrator: Colin Fluxman
Published: 01/27/2021