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13 Journeys Through Space and Time: Christmas Lectures from the Royal Institution Hardcover – November 3, 2016

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"About the size and weight of a large slab of chocolate but far more nourishing." —Daily Telegraph

"Joyous . . . A perfect Christmas gift for curious minds." —Stanfords Blog

"Handsome and insightful." —Waterstones Blog

"Extra special . . . An excellent book for anyone interested in space and time." —One Giant Read

"Perfect with a slice of Christmas cake." —
BBC Focus Magazine

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Colin Stuart is a space geek who talks to tens of thousands of people about the stars every year. A freelance science writer too, he has written for the Guardian, Observer, New Scientist, and the European Space Agency. He has been a runner-up in the European Astronomy Journalism Prize and is the author of several books, including The Big Questions in Science and Why Space Matters to Me. A fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, he's talked about the wonders of the universe on Sky News, BBC News, and Radio 5Live.
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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Michael O'Mara (November 3, 2016)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 224 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1782436871
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1782436874
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 8.8 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 4.25 x 1 x 7 inches
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Colin Stuart is an award-winning astronomy author and speaker who has talked to half a million people about the universe. His books have sold more than 400,000 copies worldwide and been translated into 21 languages. He's written 200+ popular science articles for The Guardian, Wall Street Journal, New Scientist and the European Space Agency amongst many others. He won the 2020 The Margaret Mallett Award for Children's Non-Fiction. In recognition of his work to popularise astronomy, the asteroid (15347) Colinstuart is named after him. Also a fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, he's talked about the wonders of the universe on Sky News, BBC News and Radio 5Live.

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