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1 Ian S. McLean Electronic imaging in astronomy I00884 2008 eBook  
2 Gregory L. Vogt Landscapes of Mars I00875 2008 eBook  
3 Kevin Nolan Mars I00873 2008 eBook  
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TitleElectronic imaging in astronomy : detectors and instrumentation
Author(s)Ian S. McLean
Edition2nd ed
PublicationBerlin, 1. Published in association with Praxis Pub 2. Springer, 2008.
Description1 online resource (xl, 552 p.) : ill
NotesIncludes bibliographical references and index
Keyword(s)1. ASTRONOMICAL INSTRUMENTS 2. Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology 3. EBOOK 4. EBOOK - SPRINGER 5. Electromagnetism, Optics and Lasers 6. Electronics and Microelectronics, Instrumentation 7. IMAGING SYSTEMS IN ASTRONOMY 8. Popular Science in Astronomy 9. Signal, Image and Speech Processing 10. Space Exploration and Astronautics
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TitleLandscapes of Mars : a visual tour
Author(s)Gregory L. Vogt
PublicationNew York, Springer Science+Business Media LLC, 2008.
Description1 online resource (138 p.) : chiefly col. ill., maps
Abstract NoteLandscapes of Mars is essentially a picture book that provides a visual tour of Mars. All the major regions and topographical features will be shown and supplemented with chapter introductions and extended captions. In a way, think of it as a visual tourist guide. Other topics covered are Martian uplands on the order of the elevation of Mt. Everest, Giant volcanoes and a rift system, the Grand Canyon of Mars, craters and the absence of craters over large regions (erosion), and wind shadows around craters, sand dunes, and dust devils. The book includes discussions on the search for water (braid
Contents NoteThe two faces of Mars -- To Hellas and back -- Snows of Olympus -- The grandest canyon -- Making an impact on Mars -- Water and wind -- North and south -- Living or not? -- For a closer look -- Mars in 3D
Keyword(s)1. EBOOK 2. EBOOK - SPRINGER 3. Mars (Planet) 4. Mars probes 5. PLANETOLOGY 6. Popular Science in Astronomy 7. SCIENCE 8. Space Exploration and Astronautics 9. Topographie
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TitleMars : a cosmic stepping stone : uncovering humanity's cosmic context
Author(s)Kevin Nolan
PublicationNew York, 1. Copernicus Books 2. In Association with Praxis Pub, 2008.
Description1 online resource (xxii, 379 p., [32] p. of plates) : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
Abstract NoteThe questions of our origin and cosmic abundance of life are among the compelling facing humanity. For all of the difficulties facing us however, the planet Mars may act as a cosmic stepping stone in uncovering the answers. This book examines these issues in one of the comprehensive treatments about Mars and our legacy of engagement with it
Contents NoteLife in the universe -- The origin of life on Earth -- From antiquity to the canals -- Viking -- The legacy of Viking -- Mars : a cosmic stepping stone -- A grand plan -- The search for life : a planetary perspective -- The search for life : water and the atmosphere -- The search for life : past and present -- A global strategy -- Global programs -- First steps : Pathfinder -- Mars reconnaissance -- Spirit and Opportunity -- A paradigm shift -- Next steps -- Because it's there -- Planetary protection -- A human mission to Mars -- Our life in the universe
NotesIncludes bibliographical references (p. [359]-362) and index
Keyword(s)1. Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology 2. EBOOK 3. EBOOK - SPRINGER 4. LIFE ON OTHER PLANETS 5. Popular Science in Astronomy 6. Space Exploration and Astronautics
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