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The Space Race
The Space Race
Hardcover      ISBN: 1465481451
The author of Did You Know? Space presents a history of human space exploration that includes lesser-known stories behind famous space missions while answering common questions about the space race, the first lunar landing and the potential for life on Mars.
Jupiter
Jupiter
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.
Space Record Breakers
Space Record Breakers
Paperback      ISBN: 178312072x
Presents information on outer space and human space exploration, including the planet with the most moons, the first woman in space, and the closest star to the solar system.
There Was a Black Hole That Swallowed the Universe
There Was a Black Hole That Swallowed the Universe
Hardcover      ISBN: 149268077x
"From the #1 bestselling science author for kids comes a hilarious new take on the universe and everything in it. Using the familiar rhythm of "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly," follow along as the black hole swallows up everything that exists,from the biggest to the smallest pieces of matter. The silly, vibrant artwork is sure to make stargazers of all ages smile. Included in the book will be instructions for revealing secret, invisible text and artwork that reverses the story from nothing tothe scientific creation of everything!"--
Big Ideas That Changed the World 1: Rocket to the Moon!
Big Ideas That Changed the World 1
Rocket to the Moon!
Hardcover      ISBN: 1419734040
Presents a history of rocket technology, from ancient Chinese rockets, the "bombs bursting in air" during the War of 1812, and Russia's Sputnik program.
What Is NASA?
What Is NASA?
Paperback      ISBN: 1524786039
A young reader's history of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) describes its 1958 creation, the space race that inspired the Apollo program, and the missions and discoveries that have taken place since the first lunar landing. Simultaneous and eBook.
My Little Golden Book About the First Moon Landing
My Little Golden Book About the First Moon Landing
Hardcover      ISBN: 0525580077
An engaging Little Golden Book account of the Apollo 11 mission touches on such subjects of interest as the Saturn V rocket, the Columbia command module and the famous Eagle lunar lander as well as the work and gear of the heroic astronaut te
Awesome Astronomy
Awesome Astronomy
Paperback      ISBN: 1682970248
An introduction to astronomy covers topics such as the solar system, Earth's moon, moon phases, constellations, and exoplanets.
Adventures in Space
Adventures in Space
Hardcover      ISBN: 1843653745
One day our sun will grow . . . and grow . . . and grow . . . until it ends its life as a red giant 400 times its current size. Wonder at facts like these, and much more, in the new illustrated guide to space. Space is fascinating, and in this book Simon Tyler gorgeously illustrates the planets, meteors, rockets and galaxies—even strange phenomena like the speed of light and solar flares!
Space Machines: Build Your Own Working Machines
Space Machines
Build Your Own Working Machines
Hardcover      ISBN: 1682972127
Discover all there is to know about the machines used in space by building them with this interactive guide! Space Machines includes everything you will need and full, step-by-step instructions to build nine different space machines with working parts. With a pegboard and 40 sturdy, colorful machine pieces, plus plastic nuts and bolts, this is the perfect, hands-on introduction to budding engineers and sci-fi fans everywhere.