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This gorgeous coffee table book exhibits an exceptional collection of astronomical photographs, artwork, manuscripts and other ephemera, both historical and contemporary. I'm a mediocre at best appreciator of art, so I was most taken with the photography and ancient writings. Three images which part Leggi tutto
What a wonderful book! Although not a formal exploration of current astronomical knowledge the book is a visual encyclopedia of mankind's long artistic and scientific experience of the cosmos. The selection of beautiful drawings, paintings, photographs and art is stunning. There were many pieces tha Leggi tutto
A very visual book. An interesting mix of ancient drawings or manuscripts that show man’s fascination with the cosmos, along with artistic representations and simulations, along with photos from earth’s telescopes and exploratory spacecrafts. All are briefly explained. It gets a bit overwhelming but Leggi tutto
As an astronomy lover, this book satisfied my need to see the incredible pictures NASA took through the years. This was kindly gifted to me by my friends because they know my nerd tendencies for anythings space related haha.
Moon Dreaming by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri: https://www.google.com/culturalinstit... Visions of the Future by The Studio, JPL: https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/visions-of-t...
I didn't do much reading, but the photos are wonderful!
A fascinating compare and contrast about nature inspiring art.
Loved it, full of amazing photos and great text too by a variety of authors. I will come back to it again for more research.
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