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Come see the Milky Way

Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)

Abstract

Come see the Milky Way. Come to the mountains, come to the forests, come to the national parks and see for yourself our Galaxy’s power to inspire. Its glistening band across a jet black sky is the surest sight that we are part of a vast and complex Universe awaiting our discovery. And while each year there are fewer places where we can still hope to see the Milky Way, tonight, at least, I know I will be in one of them.

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Further reading

  1. Cosmos by Carl Sagan (1983) Random House, ISBN 0394715969Google Scholar
  2. Beyond the Blue Horizon: Myths and Legends of the Sun, Moon, Stars, and Planets by E.C. Krupp (1992) Oxford University Press, ISBN 0195078004Google Scholar
  3. December’s Child: A Book of Chumash Oral Narratives by Thomas C. Blackburn (1980) University of California Press, ISBN 0520040880Google Scholar
  4. See the Stars Above, Earth Below page on Facebook for travel and astronomical updates. http://www.facebook.com/

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© Praxis Publishing Ltd. 2010

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