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The Flying Saucers are Real

Read by Roger Melin


Donald Keyhoe


The Flying Saucers are Real is a book that investigates numerous encounters between USAF fighters, personnel, and other aircraft, and UFOs b…

Great Astronomers

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Robert Stawell Ball


Of all the natural sciences there is not one which offers such sublime objects to the attention of the inquirer as does the science of astro…

Easy Lessons in Einstein

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Edwin E. Slosson


Published in 1920, Slosson’s Easy Lessons in Einstein is one of the first popularizations of Einstein’s theory of relativity. This book is m…

A Popular History of Astronomy During the Nineteenth Century

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Agnes Mary Clerke


A Popular History of Astronomy during the Nineteenth Century was thought to be Agnes Mary Clerke's greatest work. It covers developments mad…

Best of the Global Reality 5-9-9 - Sirius


Josh Reeves


5-9-9 - Sirius (Egypt, Nile, The Hidden Masters, alignment, fertility, Jehovah, Ba'al, Sothis, goddess, astronomy, astrology, deccan, The Si…

The Story of Eclipses

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George F. Chambers


Solar eclipses have both frightened and fascinated humankind for thousands of years. At first believed to be caused by angry gods punishing …

The Science - History of the Universe Vol. 3: Physics & Electricity

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Francis Rolt-Wheeler


Multi-volume work on science edited by Francis Rolt-Wheeler. The third volume is on physics written by George Matthew and on electricity wri…

Masters of Space

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Walter Kellogg Towers


This is the story of talking at a distance, of sending messages through space. It is the story of great men—Morse, Thomson, Bell, Marconi, a…

Memoir and Correspondence of Caroline Herschel

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Margaret Herschel


For many people, the name Caroline Herschel will be unfamiliar, but she was one of the most significant women on the English scientific scen…

Theory of Colours

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


Newton's observations on the optical spectrum were widely accepted but Goethe noticed the difference between the scientific explanation and …

Golden mean to 5000 digits

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Jerry Bonnell


The golden section is a line segment sectioned into two according to the golden ratio. The total length a+b is to the longer segment a as a …

The Science - History of the Universe Vol. 1: Astronomy

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Francis Rolt-Wheeler


Multi-volume work on science edited by Francis Rolt-Wheeler. The first volume is on Astronomy written by Waldemar Kaempffert. This book brie…

Pioneers of Science

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Oliver Lodge


This book takes its origin in a course of lectures on the history and progress of Astronomy arranged for Sir Oliver Lodge in the year 1887. …

The New Physics and Its Evolution

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Lucien Poincaré


The end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century marked a new era in the study of physics. It seemed as though everything that was thou…

Practical Talks by an Astronomer

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Harold Jacoby


The present volume has not been designed as a systematic treatise on astronomy. There are many excellent books of that kind, suitable for se…

Women in Astronomy, Part 2

In Woman in Science

Read by Ralph Kerwin


John Augustine Zahm


A history of woman's role in science through the ages and the many contributions she has made. (summary by Guero)

Kepler

Read by Bill Boerst


Walter W. Bryant


This biography of Johannes Kepler begins with an account of what the world of astronomy was like before his time, then proceeds to a look at…

Star Stories for Little Folks

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Gertrude Chandler Warner


Gertrude Chandler Warner, known mainly for her "Boxcar Children" series of mystery books, published this small book of Astronomy, …

Women in Astronomy, Part 1

In Woman in Science

Read by Ralph Kerwin


John Augustine Zahm


A history of woman's role in science through the ages and the many contributions she has made. (summary by Guero)

The Outline of Science, Vol 1 (Solo)

Read by Mark F. Smith


J. Arthur Thomson


In The Outline of Science, Thomson gives us a window into scientific thinking as it stood in 1922 on the big, the little, and the biological…

08 - Religion and Astronomy

In The Necessity of Atheism

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David Marshall Brooks


Plain speaking is necessary in any discussion of religion, for if the freethinker attacks the religious dogmas with hesitation, the orthodox…

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