This unique 13-part series is a visual encyclopedia of the planets, the galaxy, and the universe. Rich in awe-inspiring images and meticulous research, it presents information on everything from the reason for seasons, to the Hale-Bopp comet and black holes. This is a definitive introduction to the study of space and astronomy. 13-part series.
The Series Includes : From Stonehenge to Hubble: Looking to the Stars | Home Star: The Sun and the Planets | Venus and Mars: Earth's Sisters | The Blue Planet and Pale Moon Above | Jupiter and Saturn: Probing the Planets | Uranus, Neptune, and the Milky Way: Dark, Deep Space | Impact! Comets and Asteroids | Celestial Wonders: Eclipses, Auroras, and Light Fantastic | Black Holes, Dark Matter | Space Explorers: A History of the Last Frontier | The Next Step: Of Robots and Space Stations | The Expanding Universe: From Big Bang to Big Crunch? | Spaceship Earth and the Search for Intelligent Life