This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
IT
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Italy version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > Skeptical Inquirer > July August 2017 > [ NEW AND NOTABLE

[ NEW AND NOTABLE

Listing does not preclude future review.

EXOPLANETS: Diamond Worlds, Super Earths, Pulsar Planets, and the Search for Life Beyond Our Solar System. Michael Summers and James Trefil. This isn’t your grandfather’s galaxy (the theme of this book’s first chapter), and Summers (an astronomer) and Trefil (a physicist and prolific author) here give us an up-to-date look at one of the liveliest and most exciting set of topics in modern science. New discoveries of planets beyond our solar system come almost every day. The authors give insights, discuss the challenges and issues, and argue that the richness and complexity of the worlds we are now finding require we rethink our place in the universe, because it is stranger and far more wondrous than we could have imagined. Smithsonian Books, 2017, 218 pp., $29.95.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Skeptical Inquirer - July August 2017
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - July August 2017
€3,49
Or 349 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only € 3,16 per issue
SAVE
9%
€18,99
Or 1899 points

View Issues

About Skeptical Inquirer

Fire-Breathing Dinosaurs? Physics, Fossils, and Functional Morphology vs. Pseudoscience JonBenet Murder Mystery Solved? (Not by Psychics) An Investigation of the Missing411 Conspiracy
Modalità di pagamento Pocketmags Payment Types
A Pocketmags si ottiene Fatturazione sicura Ultime offerte HTML Reader Regali Loyalty Points