A quasar

Quasar, Quasar, Burning Bright is a non-fiction book by Isaac Asimov. The collection of seventeen science essays was first published by Doubleday in 1978.

Its title is derived from the first line of William Blake's 1794 poem "The Tyger".


  • Our Atoms
    • Surprise! Surprise!
    • The Magic Isle
  • Our Cities
    • It's a Wonderful Town!
  • Our Nation
    • Making It!
    • Moving Ahead
    • To the Top
  • Our Planet
    • Of Ice and Men
    • Oblique the Centric Globe
    • The Opposite Poles
  • Our Solar System
    • The Comet That Wasn't
    • The Sea-Green Planet
    • Discovery by Blink
  • Our Cosmos
    • Quasar, Quasar, Burning Bright
    • The Dark Companion
    • Twinkle, Twinkle, Microwaves
    • The Final Collapse
  • Ourselves
    • Asimov's Corollary


See Also[]

List of Books by Isaac Asimov