It is enjoyable and well worth the time to read this well written book on a truly absorbing subject.
Bruce Dorminey's excellent new book "Distant Wanderers" does a great job of conveying the exquisite difficulty of extra solar planet hunting.
A well written, informative book for the layperson, and a must read for anyone contemplating a career in astronomy or astrophysics.
The book provides a delightful account of the quest to detect planets orbiting other stars. The author details his journey across the globe to interview the key people involved... Read morePublished on April 22, 2012 by J M
This work provides the reader with much insight into the world of scientific research and reveals the dedication and devotion scientists must possess in order to endure the... Read morePublished on July 14, 2008 by Peter Hahn
In an age of the human race's thirst for information regarding the unknown, Bruce Dorminey, hits it out of the galaxy. Read morePublished on August 22, 2002 by Scott Light
Starting with the theory behind planet formation and working through all of the current methods utilized in the search for planets outside our solar system, the author artfully... Read morePublished on February 21, 2002 by Matthew G. Deboard