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It is very well written.
Yet, the author, Dr. Philip Plait masterfully explains the many concepts with wit and humor rarely encountered in todays popular science books.
So many times during the duration of reading of book I went into imagination of how everything is & how it happened or what will happen.
Another fun read from this author. As a practising amateur astrophotographer, I found a lot of interesting stuff in this book - delivered with finesse and wit.Published 13 days ago by Mark Schapper
Excellent book. Very clearly written, easy to understand, and the author is oustanding at getting the reader's attention by explaining early in each chapter a plausible way how a... Read morePublished 22 days ago by Brad Brown
This is an entertaining book from start to finish. The writing style is both entertaining and fun. What may not be apparent from the title is how much you can learn from reading... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Robert Veale
Exciting, even though it is all true, it reads like a novel which makes it all the more exciting!! It is about all the things that can happen from the skies that could do earth in. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Chris
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. True to its title it takes the reader through the possibilities of impacts, solar events, supernovae and gamma ray bursts, galactic collisions and... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Andrew Wilson
Awesome, page-turner of a book. Should be read by everyone - we all need to be educated on what should be on our minds and what is a waste of time to worry about. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Carol Wilcox
I absolutely loved this book , am not done with it as it is quite long, but I have been glued to my kindle during the holiday reading up on the far reaches of the galaxy and beyond... Read morePublished 7 months ago by leboissard sophie
I can't remember if I had this much fun reading a book before. Great writing skills, bit of science fiction short at the beginning of each chapter & then explaining Astronomy in... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Him