Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space

Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space Cover

Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space

By Dominic Walliman, Dr; Ben Newman (Illustrator)

Nobrow Press, Hardcover, 9781909263079, 64pp.

Publication Date: November 26, 2013

Description

Professor Astro Cat is the smartest cat in the alley. He's got a degree in just about every discipline under the sun

Speaking of the sun, he happens to be specialist on that too, and Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space will tell you everything that there could be to know about our star, our planet, our solar system, our galaxy, and our universe. The professor's made sure of that; he's a fastidious little feline

Professor Astro Cat's Frontiers of Space also explores topics such as gravity, extraterrestrial life, time, and many other fascinating subjects that will take you and your children on a journey to the very frontiers of space

Dr. Dominic Walliman received a PhD in quantum device physics from Birmingham University in 2010 where he spent several years teaching physics to undergraduates and previously obtained a physics BSc and an MSc in computer science. He has also spread the joys of physics to the wider world, taking part in a series of talks in schools and demonstrations at festivals as well as tutoring A-level physics students.

Ben Newman is an award-winning illustrator (Royal Television Society Award for Best Branding and Opening Credits Sequence). Previous clients include Penguin, the BBC, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and the New York Times, amongst many others. He is a long-standing contributor to Nobrow and is the author of two books, The Bento Bestiary and Ouroboros, under the same imprint.




About the Author
Ben Newman is an award-winning illustrator, whose resume includes work with the BBC, IBM, Lacoste and the New York Times. He has previously worked with Nobrow on "The Bento Bestiary" and "Ouroboros." This is Ben's first book with Flying Eye.

Dr. Dominic Walliman received a PhD in Quantum Device Physics in 2010. He has a long track record of teaching physics to students of all abilities at universities, schools and even festivals.