These breathtaking photographs enthrall and inform as they reveal the wonders of outer space. Moving from our own solar system, to the Milky Way, to the far ends of the universe, this stunning volume features images taken by Earth's largest telescopes along with those sent back by spacecraft such as Cassini and New Horizons. Each photo includes commentary by an expert astronomer plus technical information on how it was achieved.
About the Author
Dr. Rhodri Evans is an astronomer and research fellow at Cardiff University. He has written academic papers as well as articles on popular science, and authored several books. He frequently contributes to the BBC on physics and astronomy and writes a popular blog as The Curious Astronomer. Steven Young is the editor of the UK's bestselling astronomy magazine, Astronomy Now, which was founded in 1987 by Sir Patrick Moore.