| ||TALES OF THE UNIVERSE |
An introduction to astronomy for children (and the young at heart!)
| ||HISTORY OF ASTROMETRY: From Hipparchus to Gaia |
What is astrometry? Why do we want to measure the distances to the stars? What techniques have astronomers used for this?
| ||THE GALAXY IN WHICH WE LIVE |
How Gaia will revolutionise our understanding of astronomy and, in particular, how it will reveal the origin and evolution of our Milky Way Galaxy.
| ||A 3-D TOUR OF OUR GALAXY |
A three-dimensional journey to well-known stars and clusters in our Galaxy.
| ||EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT GAIA! |
An answer to all those questions about Gaia that you wanted to ask.
| ||THE SEARCH FOR PLANETS |
Gaia will find enormous numbers of other planets outside our Solar System. This booklet explains how.
| ||Folding instructions |
A file to explain how to fold your A4 pages to create a "Little Book".