Investigating Astronomy
Second Edition   ©2014

Investigating Astronomy

Timothy F. Slater (University of Wyoming) , Roger Freedman (University of California, Santa Barbara)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4641-4085-5; ISBN-13: 978-1-4641-4085-3; Format: Paper Text, 400 pages

1. Predicting the Motions of the Stars, Sun, and Moon
2. Decoding the Hidden Messages in Starlight
3. Analyzing Scales and Motions of the Universe
4. Exploring Our Evolving Solar System
5. Uncovering Earth’s Systems
6. Exploring Terrestrial Surface Processes and Atmospheres
7. Observing the Dynamic Giant Planets
8. Looking for Life beyond Earth
9. Probing the Dynamic Sun
10. Observing Properties of Distant Stars
11. Inferring Patterns in Star Life Cycles
12 . Predicting the Violent End of the Largest Stars
13. Exploring Our Galaxy  
14. Investigating Other Galaxies
15. Observing the Evolution of the Universe