An Introduction to the Solar System

An Introduction to the Solar System

Author: David A. Rothery

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781108430845

Category: Science

Page: 441

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Updated third edition introduces undergraduates to the Solar System's bodies, the processes upon and within them, and their origins and evolution.
An Introduction to the Solar System
Language: en
Pages: 441
Authors: David A. Rothery, Neil McBride, Iain Gilmour
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-11 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Updated third edition introduces undergraduates to the Solar System's bodies, the processes upon and within them, and their origins and evolution.
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Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Alan E. Rubin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-09 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The solar system has always been a messy place in which gravity wreaks havoc. Moons form, asteroids and comets crash into planets, ice ages commence, and dinosaurs disappear. By describing the dramatic consequences of such disturbances, this authoritative and entertaining book reveals the fundamental interconnectedness of the solar system--and what
The Solar System
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Thomas Dick
Categories: Astronomy
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Pages: 354
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Categories: Science
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Pages: 256
Authors: Professor Brian Cox, Andrew Cohen
Categories: Science
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