Tyson, Neil deGrasse

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Cosmic queries

StarTalk's guide to who we are, how we got here, and where we're going
"An exploration of some of the deepest questions about our place in the universe"--Provided by publisher.

Astrophysics for People in a hurry

Summarized for Busy People
What is the true nature of the fabrics of spacetime? Where does humankind belong in the scheme of the universe? How exactly is the universe alive within us? Let renowned astrophysicist and acclaimed author Neil deGrasse Tyson guide you through these baffling mysteries of the cosmos.

The Pluto files

the rise and fall of America's favorite planet
Examines the discovery of Pluto, explores its presence in American culture, and discusses the reactions of people after it was demoted from a planet to a dwarf planet.
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Letters from an astrophysicist

"The author shares 101 letters from people across the globe who have sought him out in search of scientific answers"--OCLC.
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Explores how humans discovered the laws of nature and found the coordinates in space and time.


Explores how humans discovered the laws of nature and found the coordinates in space and time.


fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution
Explores how the universe and our planet began amid chaos and eventually gave birth to the first stirrings of life.

Astrophysics for young people in a hurry

A guide to astrophysics for young readers that discusses extraterrestrials, galaxies, dark matter, dark energy, and more.
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Accessory to war

the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military
Examines the relationship between science and the military, showing how methods and tools of astrophysics have been used in warfare for centuries. Discusses their areas of common interest including ranging, tracking, imaging, nuclear fusion, and access to space. Features historical background, personal anecdotes, and the latest research in astrophysics.
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everything you ever need to know about space travel, sci-fi, the human race, the universe, and beyond
Offers facts about a variety of topics in science, including cosmology, outer space, earth science, human beings, science fiction, and more.
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