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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ, Read by Joe Ochman and Rob Shapiro
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
. . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ
Read by Joe Ochman and Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $20.00

Witty and thought provoking, two Vatican astronomers shed provocative light on some of the strange places where religion and science meet.

“Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized. How would you react?” 
                                                                        – Pope Francis, May, 2014
 
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ
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ISBN: 9780804136969
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
. . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

Witty and thought provoking, two Vatican astronomers shed provocative light on some of the strange places where religion and science meet.

“Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized. How would you react?” 
                                                                        – Pope Francis, May, 2014
 
Pope...

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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804136952
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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
. . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.00

Witty and thought provoking, two Vatican astronomers shed provocative light on some of the strange places where religion and science meet.

“Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized. How would you react?” 
                                                                        – Pope Francis, May, 2014
 
Pope...

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Curiosity
Curiosity
Written by Rod Pyle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616149338
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Curiosity
An Inside Look at the Mars Rover Mission and the People Who Made It Happen
Written by Rod Pyle


Format: Trade Paperback, 300 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $19.95

The story of the people who designed, built, launched, landed, and are now operating the Mars rover Curiosity

Award-winning science writer Rod Pyle provides a behind-the-scenes look into the recent space mission to Mars of Curiosity--the unmanned rover that is now providing researchers with unprecedented information about the red planet. Pyle follows... Read more >
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Curiosity
An Inside Look at the Mars Rover Mission and the People Who Made It Happen
Written by Rod Pyle


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $11.99

The story of the people who designed, built, launched, landed, and are now operating the Mars rover Curiosity

Award-winning science writer Rod Pyle provides a behind-the-scenes look into the recent space mission to Mars of Curiosity--the unmanned rover that is now providing researchers with unprecedented information about the red planet. Pyle follows... Read more >
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The Asteroid Threat
The Asteroid Threat
Written by William E. Burrows
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616149130
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The Asteroid Threat
Defending Our Planet from Deadly Near-Earth Objects
Written by William E. Burrows


Format: Trade Paperback, 282 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $19.95

Presents a realistic, workable plan for defusing a potentially lethal threat from a rogue asteroid or comet. 


The explosion of a large meteor over Chelyabinsk, Siberia, in February 2013 is just the latest reminder that planet Earth is vulnerable to damaging and potentially catastrophic collisions with space debris of various kinds. In... Read more >
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The Asteroid Threat
Defending Our Planet from Deadly Near-Earth Objects
Written by William E. Burrows


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $11.99

Presents a realistic, workable plan for defusing a potentially lethal threat from a rogue asteroid or comet. 


The explosion of a large meteor over Chelyabinsk, Siberia, in February 2013 is just the latest reminder that planet Earth is vulnerable to damaging and potentially catastrophic collisions with space debris of various kinds. In... Read more >
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Your Ticket to the Universe
A Guide to Exploring the Cosmos
Written by Kimberly K. Arcand and Megan Watzke
Foreword by Mario Livio


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $24.95

An entertaining and accessible trip to the most interesting stops in the cosmos. Accompanied by dramatic visuals, Your Ticket to the Universe is a hybrid coffee-table book and field guide.

Beginning with our home planet, Your Ticket to the Universe embarks on an entertaining and accessible trip to the most interesting stops... Read more >
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Your Ticket to the Universe
Your Ticket to the Universe
Written by Kimberly K. Arcand and Megan Watzke, Foreword by Mario Livio
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588343758
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Your Ticket to the Universe
A Guide to Exploring the Cosmos
Written by Kimberly K. Arcand and Megan Watzke
Foreword by Mario Livio


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $24.95

An entertaining and accessible trip to the most interesting stops in the cosmos. Accompanied by dramatic visuals, Your Ticket to the Universe is a hybrid coffee-table book and field guide.

Beginning with our home planet, Your Ticket to the Universe embarks on an entertaining and accessible trip to the most interesting stops... Read more >
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Chasing Venus
Chasing Venus
Written by Andrea Wulf
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307744609
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Chasing Venus
The Race to Measure the Heavens
Written by Andrea Wulf


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $16.00

On June 6, 1761, the world paused to observe a momentous occasion: the first transit of Venus between the Earth and the Sun in more than a century. Through that observation, astronomers could calculate the size of the solar system—but only if they could compile data from many different points of...

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Space Atlas
Space Atlas
Written by James Trefil, Foreword by Buzz Aldrin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426209710
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Space Atlas
Mapping the Universe and Beyond
Written by James Trefil
Foreword by Buzz Aldrin


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $50.00

Filled with lavish illustrations, this book is a grand tour of the universe. Three ever widening domains are presented--the planets, the stars, and the large scale universe itself--each including the ones before it and extending outward.

The tour starts close to home within the first domain, our own solar system. There is... Read more >
Fingerprints of the Gods
Fingerprints of the Gods
Written by Graham Hancock
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307829054
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Fingerprints of the Gods
The Evidence of Earth's Lost Civilization
Written by Graham Hancock


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: September 19, 2012
Price: $14.99

The bestselling author of The Sign and the Seal reveals the true origins of civilization. Connecting puzzling clues scattered throughout the world, Hancock discovers compelling evidence of a technologically and culturally advanced civilization that was destroyed and obliterated from human memory. Four 8-page photo inserts. Read more >
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The Sign and the Seal
The Sign and the Seal
Written by Graham Hancock
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ISBN: 9780307829047
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The Sign and the Seal
The Quest for the Lost Ark of the Covenant
Written by Graham Hancock


Format: eBook, 642 pages
On Sale: September 19, 2012
Price: $13.99

The fact of the Lost Ark of the Covenant is one of the grant historical mysteries of all time. To believers, the Ark is the legendary vesel holding the stone tablets of the Ten Commandments. The Bible contains hundreds of references to the Ark's power to level mountains, destroy armies, and... Read more >
The Stardust Revolution
The Stardust Revolution
Written by Jacob Berkowitz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616145491
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The Stardust Revolution
The New Story of Our Origin in the Stars
Written by Jacob Berkowitz


Format: Hardcover, 376 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $27.00

Three great scientific revolutions have shaped our understanding of the cosmos and our relationship to it. The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries witnessed the Copernican Revolution, which bodychecked the Earth as the pivot point of creation and joined us with the rest of the cosmos as one planet among many orbiting the... Read more >
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The Stardust Revolution
The New Story of Our Origin in the Stars
Written by Jacob Berkowitz


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $12.99

Three great scientific revolutions have shaped our understanding of the cosmos and our relationship to it. The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries witnessed the Copernican Revolution, which bodychecked the Earth as the pivot point of creation and joined us with the rest of the cosmos as one planet among many orbiting the... Read more >
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Mars Landing 2012
Inside the NASA Curiosity Mission
Written by Marc Kaufman


Format: eBook, 60 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2012
Price: $3.99

National Geographic presents the science, the goals, and the anticipation of humankind’s most ambitious planetary expedition ever: the Curiosity mission to Mars. On August 6, 2012 (EST), NASA’s Curiosity spacecraft will complete its 255-day, 354-million-mile journey and plunge down into Gale Crater, its target on the martian surface, decelerating from 13,200 to... Read more >
Conversing with the Planets
Conversing with the Planets
Written by Anthony Aveni
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ISBN: 9780307816542
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Conversing with the Planets
How Science and Myth Invented the Cosmos
Written by Anthony Aveni


Format: eBook, 255 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2012
Price: $9.99

An award-winning professor takes readers on a guided tour of the stunning celestial discoveries of past cultures. Interweaving the astronomy, mythology, and anthropology of ancient peoples, Aveni shows how to discover the harmony between their beliefs and their study of the sky through naked-eye observations. 
 
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Chasing Venus
Chasing Venus
Written by Andrea Wulf
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700179
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Chasing Venus
The Race to Measure the Heavens
Written by Andrea Wulf


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $26.95

The author of the highly acclaimed Founding Gardeners now gives us an enlightening chronicle of the first truly international scientific endeavor—the eighteenth-century quest to observe the transit of Venus and measure the solar system.
   On June 6, 1761, the world paused to observe a momentous occasion: the first transit of Venus between...

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Chasing Venus
Chasing Venus
Written by Andrea Wulf
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307958617
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Chasing Venus
The Race to Measure the Heavens
Written by Andrea Wulf


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $11.99

The author of the highly acclaimed Founding Gardeners now gives us an enlightening chronicle of the first truly international scientific endeavor—the eighteenth-century quest to observe the transit of Venus and measure the solar system.
   On June 6, 1761, the world paused to observe a momentous occasion: the first transit of Venus between...

Read more >
Chasing Venus
Chasing Venus
Written by Andrea Wulf, Read by Robin Sachs
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307989659
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Chasing Venus
The Race to Measure the Heavens
Written by Andrea Wulf
Read by Robin Sachs


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $20.00

The author of the highly acclaimed Founding Gardeners now gives us an enlightening chronicle of the first truly international scientific endeavor—the eighteenth-century quest to observe the transit of Venus and measure the solar system.
   On June 6, 1761, the world paused to observe a momentous occasion: the first transit of Venus between...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Destination Mars
Destination Mars
Written by Rod Pyle, Foreword by Robert Manning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616145897
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Destination Mars
New Explorations of the Red Planet
Written by Rod Pyle
Foreword by Robert Manning


Format: Trade Paperback, 348 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $19.00

In the next decade, NASA, by itself and in collaboration with the European Space Agency, is planning a minimum of four separate missions to Mars. Clearly, exciting times are ahead for Mars exploration. This is an insider’s look into the amazing projects now being developed here and abroad to visit the... Read more >
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Destination Mars
New Explorations of the Red Planet
Written by Rod Pyle
Foreword by Robert Manning


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $11.99

In the next decade, NASA, by itself and in collaboration with the European Space Agency, is planning a minimum of four separate missions to Mars. Clearly, exciting times are ahead for Mars exploration. This is an insider’s look into the amazing projects now being developed here and abroad to visit the... Read more >
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Hidden Stonehenge
Hidden Stonehenge
Written by Gordon R. Freeman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780280950
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Hidden Stonehenge
Ancient Temple in North America Reveals the Key to Ancient Wonders
Written by Gordon R. Freeman


Format: Trade Paperback, 294 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2012
Price: $19.95

Hidden Stonehenge is a remarkable chronicle of one man's drive and determination to uncover the mystery of Canada's Stonehenge in the remote plains of southern Alberta, abandoned centuries ago and largely forgotten ever since. Astonishingly, it not only predates England's Stonehenge by about 800 years but also predates Egypt's pyramids. It... Read more >
How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had It Coming
How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had It Coming
Written by Mike Brown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385531108
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How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had It Coming

Written by Mike Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $15.00

The solar system most of us grew up with included nine planets, with Mercury closest to the sun and Pluto at the outer edge. Then, in 2005, astronomer Mike Brown made the discovery of a lifetime: a tenth planet, Eris, slightly bigger than Pluto. But instead of adding one more planet...

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Hubble
Hubble
Written by David Devorkin and Robert Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426208942
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Hubble
Imaging Space and Time
Written by David Devorkin and Robert Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $24.95

In the spirit of National Geographic’s top-selling Orbit, this large-format, full-color volume stands alone in revealing more than 200 of the most spectacular images from the Hubble Space Telescope during its lifetime, to the very eve of the 2008 final shuttle mission to the telescope. Written by two of the world’s... Read more >
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