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by Andrew Fraknoi
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Astronomy & Space Science
  • Author:
    Andrew Fraknoi
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    0937707090
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    978-0937707098
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    Astronomical Society of the pacific (November 1, 1986)
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    Astronomy & Space Science
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In 2017 Fraknoi retired from his position as Chair of the Department of Astronomy at Foothill College

He also wrote an awesome book on astronomy for children.

Places Los Altos Hills, California Tutor/teacher Andrew Fraknoi (The AstroProf). English (UK) · Русский · Українська · Suomi · Español. He also wrote an awesome book on astronomy for children.

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Check "Get Notifications" under Like to get posts!. He has written two children’s book on astronomy, "Disney’s Wonderful World of Space," and "When the Sun Goes Dark". Radio listeners know Fraknoi as a frequent guest on local and national news and talk programs.

Andrew Fraknoi Exploring Connections Between Astronomy and the Humanities.

For 17 years, I have organized and moderated a series of free, non-technical talks on recent developments in astronomy by scientists actively working in the field they are describing. Exploring Connections Between Astronomy and the Humanities. I've been interested in astronomy as a source of inspiration for music, poetry, plays, and fiction for several decades.

Astronomy is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of one- or two-semester introductory astronomy courses. The Astronomy textbook builds student understanding through the use of relevant analogies, clear and non-technical explanations, and rich illustrations.

Andrew Fraknoi teaches non-technical astronomy and physics courses for adults at the University of San Francisco's Fromm . Fraknoi also serves as a senior educational consultant for the Astronomical Society of the Pacific.

Andrew Fraknoi teaches non-technical astronomy and physics courses for adults at the University of San Francisco's Fromm Institute and San Francisco State University's OLLI Program. He retired in 2017 as the Emeritus Chair of the Astronomy Department at Foothill College, where he taught courses introducing astronomy and physics to non-science majors for 25 years.

Just better Fraknoi has had two stories published in science fiction anthologies.

Books and magazines about amateur astronomy are written which can be a good source of information. Membership is usually open to all those interested in pursuing astronomy as a hobby

Books and magazines about amateur astronomy are written which can be a good source of information. Some of the additional popular magazines are Australian Astronomy Magazine, Astronomy Now, and Popular Astronomy. You will find clearly written, authoritative, and scientifically sound articles that will cover both science and hobby activities in amateur astronomy. Membership is usually open to all those interested in pursuing astronomy as a hobby. They are the best opportunity for people new to the hobby of amateur astronomy to ask questions – and they’ve got some BIG scopes too! Have you noticed, the nights are getting longer, and warmer.

Andrew Fraknoi is an astronomer and college professor whose specializes in explaining astronomical ideas in. .

He is the author of two children’s books so far, Disney’s Wonderful World of Space, and When the Sun Goes Dark (about eclipses. He is also the lead author of a free on-line astronomy textbook, and has had two science fiction stories published in anthologies. He is very honored to have an asteroid named after him.