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Preface  
Introduction  
1.  Shoot for the Moon ______Larissa Giordano 

2.  Astronomy and Me: Moons Over New Haven ______Huwerl Thornton, Jr. 

3.  Voyage to the Planets ______Nicholas R. Perrone 

4.  The Physics of the Planets: How 16th and 17th Century Physicists Helped Us Understand Our Solar System ______Julia Biagiarelli 

5.  The Space Cadet's Laboratory: Using Electromagnetic Energy to Study Astronomy ______Jennifer B. Esty 

6.  Astronomy: The Mathematician's Perspective ______Maria Stockmal 

7.  Discovering Conic Sections in the Motion of Heavenly Bodies ______Sam H. Jones 

8.  Mathematics at the Frontier of Astronomy ______Hermine Smikle 

9.  The Mathematical Dynamics of Celestial Navigation and Astronavigation ______Kenneth William Spinka 
