Institute of Astronomy

New Books: April 2015

Published on 02/04/2015 

These new books will be on display in the Hoyle Building Library Area during April.  You are welcome to have a look at them, but please don't take them away!  There is a clipboard underneath the display where you can reserve books and they will be delivered to you at the end of the month.

This idea must die: scientific theories that are blocking progress / Edited by John Brockman.  Contributions by Lee Smolin, Alan Guth, Andrei Linde, Frank Tipler, Martin Rees, et al. New York: HarperCollins, 2015  ISBN 9780062374349  (11/BRO)

Mary Somerville and the world of science / Allan Chapman  Cham: Springer, 2015  Springer Briefs in History of Science and Technology  ISBN 9783319093987  (3/SOM/C)

Software Systems for Astronomy / Albert R. Conrad  New York: Springer, 2014  Springer Briefs in Astronomy  ISBN 9781461470571  (26/CON)

Post-Planck Cosmology: Ecole de Physique des Houches, Session C, 8 July-2 August 2013 / Edited by Cedric Deffayet et al.  Oxford University Press, 2015  ISBN 9780198728856  (138/DEF)

Planetary Sciences / Imke de Pater and Jack J. Lissauer  Updated Second Edition, Cambridge University Press, 2015  ISBN 9781107091610  (91/DEP)

Dark Energy / Miao Li et al.  Singapore: World Scientific, 2015  Peking University-World Scientific Advance Physics Series Volume 1  ISBN 9789814619707  (138/Li)

Sleeping beauties in theoretical physics: 26 surprising insights / Thanu Padmanabhan  Cham: Springer, 2015  Lecture Notes in Physics 895  ISBN 9783319134420 (140/PAD)

Living with the Stars: how the human body is connected to the life cycles of the Earth, the planets, and the stars / Karel Schrijver and Iris Schrijver  Oxford University Press, 2015  ISBN 9780198727439  (11/SCH)

To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science / Steven Weinberg  Allen Lane, 2015  ISBN 9780241196625  (11/WEI)

The search for our cosmic ancestry / Chandra Wickramasinghe Hackensack, New Jersey : World Scientific, [2015] ISBN 9789814616973 (7/WIC)



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