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8 edition of Sun, stars & planets found in the catalog.

Sun, stars & planets

  • 170 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

  • Outer space
    • Subjects:
    • Solar system -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature,
    • Astronomy -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature,
    • Astronomy -- Miscellanea,
    • Questions and answers,
    • Outer space -- Miscellanea

    • About the Edition

      Questions and answers introduce outer space and its study.

      Edition Notes

      Other titlesSun, stars, and planets.
      Statementby Tom Stacy ; illustrated by Peter Bull & Sebastian Quigley.
      SeriesTell me about, A Random House tell me about book
      ContributionsBull, Peter, ill., Quigley, Sebastian, ill.
      LC ClassificationsQB501.3 .S73 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination40 p. :
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1882256M
      ISBN 100679808620
      LC Control Number90042979

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Sun, Stars & Planets book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This imaginative and informative book is packed with fabolous colour /5.

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Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency, The Planets is an awe-inspiring journey through the Solar System, from Earth to Mars and beyond. Viewed layer by layer, planets and other objects in the Solar System are taken out of the night sky and presented on a white background, revealing every detail of their surface and internal anatomy in astonishing detail/5().

A gloriously-illustrated book covering Earth, the Sun and solar system, spacecraft, Mars rovers, stars, galaxies and so on. Several big pull-out pages. Lots of info in small readable chunks/5(7).

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Sun of the planets also have one or more moons that orbit around them. The book also talks about asteroids, comets, and meteoroids. Jay M.

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This book teaches children about the universe and the planets and stars it consists of. Moreover, it consists of many different facts about the Solar System which are presented in a /5.

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A concise reference by a best-selling astronomy author. The Guide to Stars and Planets is a practical guide to the night sky featuring detailed maps of the moon and constellations, plus a host of recommendations on what to look for and when. In a compact format, this book is illustrated with charts, maps, and stunning photographs from the world's finest Earth- and/5.

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Topics covered are celestial objects, Sun, comets, astronomy, planets, meteors and meteorites, moon, satellites, meteor shower, stars, Astronomy in.

Get this from a library. The astronomer's night sky: a beginner's guide to the sun, stars and planets. [Brian Jones; Julian Baum]. The Sun is so big it takes up 99% of the matter in our solar system.

The 1% left over is taken up by planets, asteroids, moons and other matter. The Sun is about billion years old. It is thought to be halfway through its lifetime. Stars get bigger as they get older. As the Sun. The StoryBots are curious little creatures who live beneath our screens, offering a world of learning and fun for kids.

The Emmy Award-winning “Ask the StoryBots” is now streaming on Netflix. Eight images include images of the sun, a comet, Saturn, a crescent moon, the Big Dipper, and more.

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Black Sun first appeared in the now- Star Wars Legends multimedia project Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire, released in as a novel, comic book, video game, and more. During the development of " Eminence," the fourteenth episode of the fifth season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, it was decided that Darth Maul would be given a base of power Headquarters: Black Sun fortress, Mustafar.

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