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Double Star Research

A Student-Centered Community of Practice



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Double Star Research, Instrumentation, and Education



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Active Peace

A Mindful Path
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Humanity Series

Edited volumes that capture the
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Books that gather student, amateur, & professional astronomical research
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Books that consider
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 from varying perspectives
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Science Series

Books that capture the world of science, written to inform and inspire the lay reader
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Flourishing Earth Series
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Becoming Intimate with the Earth

A powerful guide to healing our relationship
with our planetary home.

“Science-rich, artful, soul-nourishing.”
Michael Dowd, author
Thank God for Evolution

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$19.95

186 pages with poetry, graphics,
 intimacy practices, and resources

 About Pauline Le Bel

 

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Science, Wisdom, and the Future
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SCIENCE, WISDOM, & THE FUTURE

Humanity's Quest for a Flourishing Earth

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Scientists, philosophers, economists, educators, activists, artists, and business people consider vital questions.
Their deliberations provide a broad vista of the human and planetary conditions and a hopeful vision.

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www.ScienceandWisdom09.org
The last in the
Humanity Conference and Book Series
 


From the Humanity
Conference and Book Series


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A collection of research, essays, and artistic work
from the Evolutionary Epic Conference
with guest contributions


The Evolutionary Epic

Science's Story and Humanity's Response

Edited by
Cheryl Genet, Russell Genet, Brian Swimme,
Linda Palmer
& Linda Gibler
Foreword by David Christian

368 page hardbound volume - 34 chapters
/ 45 Authors


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The Inspiration for the
Humanity Conference
& Book Series


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A science story of how we came to be

HUMANITY
 The Chimpanzees Who Would Be Ants

by
Russell M. Genet


A highly-readable account of the physical, biological, and cultural
evolution of humanity, from the big bang to present.  The book
makes a unique comparison between humans and chimpanzees
as our genetic relatives and humans and ants as our social analogue. 
It also presents four possible future scenarios for humanity to allow
 the reader to "write their own ending."


Foreword by Peter Richerson
215 page hardbound volume


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The Latest Research
in the Scientific Study of Religions


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A collection of papers and essays
from the Evolution of Religion Conference

THE EVOLUTION OF RELIGION
Studies, Theories, and Critiques


Edited by

J
oseph Bulbulia, Richard Sosis, Russell Genet,
Cheryl Genet, Erica Harris, and Karen Wyman

406 page hardbound volume - 50 chapters / 55 Authors


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Journey to Civilization

The Science of How We Got Here
by
Roger P. Briggs

280 page soft cover
Illustrated with nearly 100 charts, graphs,
 and full color graphics and photographs

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The Astronomy Series
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Double Star Research
A Student-Centered Community of Practice

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Student teams collaborated with experts in the field to
complete their projects and in the process created a
networked community of practice. Each team focused its research on visual double stars by contributing observations using a visual eyepiece, CCD camera, or speckle interferometry
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Double Star Astrometry
Collaborations, Investigations,
and Advanced Techniques

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An essential tool for the double star community; it contains information for many types of observers and is suitable for an observatory library, classroom, or home bookshelf.



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Speckle Interferometry
of Close Visual Binaries

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Exploration of full automation to increase the quantity of observations in an economical manner, and masks adapted
from exoplanet imaging to disperse the bright primary
starlight away from “discovery zones” so that
faint
secondary stars can be detected.



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The Double Star Reader
Selected Papers from the Journal of Double Star Observations

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A diverse sampling detailing both historical and modern observations as well as the techniques and technologies used by amateurs, students, and professionals.



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Small Telescope
and Astronomical Research
(STAR)


Smaller telescopes (two meters or less)
Their use in research and education
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The Alt-Az Initiative
Telescope, Mirror, & Instrument Developments

Smaller telescopes (two meters or less)
Their development and use
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