Accessory to War The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military

“Extraordinary.… A feast of history, an expert tour through thousands of years of war and conquest.” —Jennifer Carson, New York Times Book Review In this far-reaching foray into the millennia-long relationship between science and ...

Accessory to War  The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military

Accessory to War The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military

“Extraordinary.… A feast of history, an expert tour through thousands of years of war and conquest.” —Jennifer Carson, New York Times Book Review In this far-reaching foray into the millennia-long relationship between science and military power, acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-author Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war. Spanning early celestial navigation to satellite-enabled warfare, Accessory to War is a richly researched and provocative examination of the intersection of science, technology, industry, and power that will introduce Tyson’s millions of fans to yet another dimension of how the universe has shaped our lives and our world.

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Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military
Language: en
Pages: 592
Authors: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Avis Lang
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-11 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

“Extraordinary.… A feast of history, an expert tour through thousands of years of war and conquest.” —Jennifer Carson, New York Times Book Review In this far-reaching foray into the millennia-long relationship between science and military power, acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-author Avis Lang examine how the methods and
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Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Donald Goldsmith
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-10-17 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

“Who can ask for better cosmic tour guides to the universe than Drs. Tyson and Goldsmith?” —Michio Kaku, author of Hyperspace and Parallel Worlds Our true origins are not just human, or even terrestrial, but in fact cosmic. Drawing on recent scientific breakthroughs and the current cross-pollination among geology, biology,
Welcome to the Universe
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael Strauss, J. Richard Gott
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-29 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The New York Times bestselling tour of the cosmos from three of today's leading astrophysicists Welcome to the Universe is a personal guided tour of the cosmos by three of today's leading astrophysicists. Inspired by the enormously popular introductory astronomy course that Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss, and J.
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Neil deGrasse Tyson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-02 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Over a year on the New York Times bestseller list and more than a million copies sold. The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There’s

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