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This book introduces the formation and features of comets, plus observation and photo-taking skills. It also includes an explanation of comet orbits, spectroscopic observations and the relationship between comets and life on Earth. It's highly suitable for those who want to learn more about comets and wish to observe and take photos of them.
 
Publisher: Hong Kong Space Museum
ISBN-13 : 978-9627054-12-2
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Publisher: Hong Kong Space Museum
ISBN 962-7054-11-9
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While most of us are familiar with the western constellation, the ancient Chinese had meanwhile developed their constellations based on their own observations and interpretations. This book offers a more detailed explanation of the Chinese system of constellations and the Celestial Coordinates systems.

In order to introduce the Chinese Constellations Stories and their developing to more people, the authors have also included the star maps of the Song and Qing dynasties recovered from the Star Catalogue of the Huangyou Reign Period, in both Chinese and English.


This book is mainly about the achievements of ancient Chinese astronomy. It contains a very detailed explanation on the ancient Chinese star maps, observational instruments and also the methods and tools the ancient Chinese used to record time.

 

Publisher: Hong Kong Space Museum
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《Star》includes the introduction of the different phases of a star and the discussion of the basic concept of the Universe, for example the size, distance, band and messages. The book also offers numerous graphics and images for readers to understand more about its contents.

Publisher: Hong Kong Space Museum
(Image Credit: Hong Kong Space Museum)
 
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