The Handy Space Answer Book (Handy Answer Books)

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Answers 1,200 questions about the universe, from black holes and red giants to X-ray telescopes and the Doppler effect

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"If you have questions about space or astronomy, thisbook will provide what you want to know." -- San Antonio Express-News

"True to its title ... all that and more. Amazingly brief entries cover enormous topics." -- Seattle Times

"Concise reference explaining all manner of space topics." -- Dallas Morning News

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Focusing on space and related topics, this text examines hundreds of technical concepts - quasars, black holes, NASA missions and probes, planets and the possibility of alien life - in everyday language. it addresses such questions as; is there life on Mars? what is a dwarf galaxy? and did an asteroid cause the extinction of dinosaurs?

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