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Planetarium Raman Prinja, Chris Wormell

Templar Publishing
Hardback 112 pages

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9781787411579
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Published:
6th Sep 2018
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Overview

Welcome to the museum that is always open to explore... Step inside the pages of this beautiful book to discover galleries of galactic matter, expertly curated to bring you the experience of a fascinating exhibition from the comfort of your own home. Planetarium features all aspects of space, from the Sun and our Solar System, to the lives of stars, the Milky Way and the Universe beyond. With stunning artwork from Chris Wormell and informative text by Professor Raman Prinja, Planetarium is the perfect gift for anyone with an interest in this fascinating field.

Author

Raman Prinja (Author)RAMAN PRINJA is Professor of Astrophysics at University College London, where hespecialises in massive stars, star formation and the evolution of galaxies. He is a multiplewinner of UCL faculty and department teaching awards. Raman is keen to bring thesubject of astronomy to a wider audience and has written several successfulbooks on the subject, including Night Sky Watcher which was shortlistedfor the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize in 2015.Chris Wormell (Illustrator)Chris Wormell is a self-taught engraver and celebrated printmaker. He creates histimeless illustrations using wood engraving and linocut, as well as digital engravingworking with tablet and computer. Chris has written and illustrated many children'sbooks and most recently gained recognition for the cover illustration of theaward-winning bestselling H is for Hawk, by Helen Macdonald, as well as forPhilip Pullman's La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One.

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