Introduces astronomy and amateur observing together. This edition includes photographs and illustrations. The comprehensive appendices provide hints and tips, as well as data for every aspect of amateur astronomy. This work is useful for amateur astronomers.Obviously the supply of available hydrogen afuela cannot last indefinitely, and when it begins to run low the star has to ... these disperse, and what is left of the star collapses to form a small, incredibly dense star of the type known as white dwarf. Sirius ... to form particles called neutrons, and in a matter of seconds the star blows itself to pieces in a supernova outburst. ... We can do little more than speculate about conditions inside a black hole; all the ordinary laws of science break down.
|Title||:||The Amateur Astronomer|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2006-07-31|