Science - Space Science - Astronomy

Deck of Stars: A Guide to the Night Sky

Take the night sky home with this deck of cards that teaches you about the constellations.

Across human cultures and history, we have looked up to the heavens and discovered the constellations, from Auriga to Cassiopeia and Cygnus to Lyra. Each cluster of stars has its own story, both mythic and scientific. With the Deck of Stars, you can learn about both.

With 50 cards, this deck teaches you about the science behind each constellation, the lore that accompanies them, and how to spot these patterns of stars in the night sky. Space is full of magic, and these illustrated cards captures it in a beautiful box.

About The Author

Dr. Sara Webb is an astrophysicist dedicated to sharing the wonders of astronomy and astrophysics with a wide audience. Her work includes chasing the fastest and rarest explosions in the universe and investigating how humans and AI will work together in the future. She is currently a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.

  • Publish Date: September 05, 2023
  • Format: Non-traditional book
  • Category: Science - Space Science - Astronomy
  • Publisher: Smith Street Gift
  • Trim Size: 3-3/4 x 5-1/3
  • Pages: 50
  • US Price: $24.95
  • CDN Price: $33.50
  • ISBN: 978-1-922754-71-4

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