• Imprint: Abrams Books
  • Publication Date: June 1, 2006
  • Price: $21.95
  • Trim Size: 6 x 6
  • ISBN: 0-8109-5522-9
  • EAN: 9780810955226
  • Page Count: 240
  • Illustrations: 200 full-color photographs, 240 pages, 6x6"
  • Format: Hardcover

Awe-inspiring and familiar, comforting yet frightening, the sun is the center around which all life revolves. This compact and fascinating book of photography offers solar images that will surprise and amaze anyone interested in our universe.

About the authors

Photo researcher and sun-watcher Steele Hill has been a media specialist for the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) mission since 1996. He is probably more familiar with the images from SOHO and other recent solar missions than anyone else on the planet. Hill lives in Maryland.

A science writer and editor, as well as the author of Storms from the Sun, Michael Carlowicz has written dozens of articles on space and earth sciences, most recently for Oceanus magazine and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. He lives on Cape Cod.