Kids Nf Astronomy
Find Your Way in Space
Hardcover ISBN: 1682970477
Choose your mode of transport and set off on an adventure that will take you all the way across space. Can you navigate huge roundabouts with space shuttles, or cross bridges guarded aliens? Negotiate pesky road obstructions by solving the math problems correctly. Pick up hidden objects, collect bonus points, and use your mapping skills to zoom backwards and forwards through the book.Incredibly busy and colorful artwork will delight young children, and once they reach their objective, readers can absorb themselves in all sorts of bonus math activities.
The Most Dangerous Space Missions of All Time
Hardcover ISBN: 1984812750
Twelve thrilling and terrifying space-mission failures, told by the bestselling author of Apollo 13! We've all heard about the amazing, daring, and exciting missions to outer space that have succeeded. But for every success, there are mistakes, surprises, and flat-out failures that happen along the way. In this collection, Jeffrey Kluger recounts twelve such disasters, telling the stories of the astronauts and the cosmonauts, the trials and the errors, the missions and the misses. With stories of missions run by both Americans and Russians during the height of the space race, complete with photos of the people and machines behind them, this book delves into the mishaps and the tragedies, small and large, that led humankind to the moon and beyond.
A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond
Hardcover ISBN: 1426309481
Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the National Geographic Space Encyclopedia is ideal for the family bookshelf, providing both accessible information for school reports and compelling reading on the mysteries beyond our world.
The Everything Kids' Astronomy Book
Blast into Outer Space With Steller Facts, Integalatic Trivia, and Out-of-this-world Puzzles
Paperback ISBN: 1598695444
Introduces trivia and information about the solar system, stars, and extraterrestrials and offers related games, puzzles, and activities.
A Field Guide for Young Stargazers
Paperback ISBN: 0448412535
An innovative guide filled with glow-in-the-dark illustrations aids youngsters in locating more than thirty stars and star groups and includes eight sky maps and retellings of the legends behind the constellations. Simultaneous.
Paperback ISBN: 1628325305
Hello, Jupiter and Neptune. Hello, Mercury and Venus. Hello, ... fun! The popular Seedlings series now offers irresistible introductions to our solar system's eight planets. Written in a friendly voice, filled with dynamic photos, and featuring text crafted for the youngest of readers, these newest books spotlight the names, orbital processes, and defining features of the planets. Each book closes with a labeled-image guide for further review. As introductions to informational text, these titles will plant the seeds of knowledge! A kindergarten-level introduction to the planet Jupiter, covering its orbital process, its moons, and such defining features as its rings, Great Red Spot, and name.