An out-of-this-world experience at your fingertips. Up above the world, stars twinkle and our Sun shines brightly. Prepare for the journey of a lifetime as you’re launched into the universe for a unique, up-close look at the stars. From tiny stellar corpses, called neutron stars, to the bloated monsters known as red supergiants, every major type of star (and planet, galaxy and nebula) is explained, categorised and illustrated by highly-respected science expert and popular science author/illustrator, Dr Mark A. Garlick. Told in an accessible, narrative text this is a must-have for lovers of astrophysics and anyone wondering what lies outside of our planet. Includes image recognition linking to 10 stunning animations!