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The Hound of the Baskervilles written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Unabridged)

The Hound of the Baskervilles written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Unabridged)£24.99  -  £39.99

When a country doctor comes to Sherlock Holmes with a far-fetched tale of a sudden death, a devil dog and an ancient curse, Holmes is sceptical. Could the demise of Sir Charles Baskerville really have been caused by the gigantic ghostly hound which is said to have haunted his family for generations?

Exoplanets - Diamond Worlds, Super Earths, Pulsar Planets and the New Search for Life Beyond Our Solar System written by Michael Summers and James Trefil performed by Jon Bennet on CD (Unabridged)

Exoplanets - Diamond Worlds, Super Earths, Pulsar Planets and the New Search for Life Beyond Our Solar System written by Michael Summers and James Trefil performed by Jon Bennet on CD (Unabridged)
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ISBN:  9781520067131
Genre - Main:  Non-Fiction
Genre - Specific:  Popular Science
Duration:  340 mins
Length:  Unabridged
Author:  Michael Summers and James Trefil
Narrator 1:  Jon Bennet

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Since its 2009 launch, the Kepler satellite has discovered more than two thousand exoplanets, or planets outside our solar system. More exoplanets are being discovered all the time, remarkable in their variety. Astronomer Michael Summers and physicist James Trefil explore these remarkable recent discoveries ...

: planets revolving around pulsars, planets made of diamond, planets that are mostly water, and numerous rogue planets wandering through the emptiness of space.

This captivating book reveals the latest discoveries and argues that the incredible richness and complexity we are finding necessitates a change in our questions and mental paradigms.

In short, we have to change how we think about the universe and our place in it, because it is stranger and more interesting than we could have imagined.

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