Weird Astronomical Theories of the Solar System and Beyond

Covers a variety of unconventional theories about the formation of the Solar System, the introduction of life on Earth, the nature of comets, and more Maintains an approachable, informal and non-technical tone accessible to non-specialists Continues the author's well-received "Weird" series, including "Weird Weather," "Weird Astronomy," "Weird Worlds,"...

Black Holes: A Very Short Introduction

Black holes are a constant source of fascination to many due to their mysterious nature. This Very Short Introduction, addresses a variety of questions, including what a black hole actually is, how they are characterized and discovered, and what would happen if you came too close...