Facts from Space

Author: Dean Regas
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440597022
Release Date: 2016-10-01
Genre: Science

A guided tour through the universe--and beyond! From the sun's super-hot core to the many moons of Neptune, we're traveling to the far reaches of our solar system and beyond! Astronomer Dean Regas presents Facts from Space!--an exciting education on everything outside our atmosphere. Inside, you'll discover space facts and celestial trivia, including: A day on Venus is longer than its year. Early space missions ejected human waste into space, where it froze into intricate crystals that still float in space today. After being in space, some astronauts returned to Earth up to 2 inches taller than when they left. The stars in the Big Dipper are shifting among themselves and will look like a "Big Spatula" by the year 75,000. And more! Packed with fascinating information, it's a stellar read for sci-fi fans and at-home astronomers alike!


Author: Pam Beasant
Publisher: Kingfisher
ISBN: 1856978117
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Text and illustrations present information about such space-related topics as gallaxies, stars, the planets, moon landings, and modern astronomy.

Fun Facts about Space Easy Read Astronomy Book for Kids Children s Astronomy Space Books

Author: Baby Professor
Publisher: Speedy Publishing LLC
ISBN: 9781541922358
Release Date: 2017-12-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Normally, you’ll be training really hard to become an astronaut who gets to experience what it’s like to be in space. This book, however, presents a shortcut. You will be learning fun facts about space that will influence your imagination so you can “experience” space on your own. So what are you waiting for? Get a copy and enjoy the read today!

1000 Facts on Space

Author: John Farndon
Publisher: Miles Kelly Publishing
ISBN: 1842360434
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Astronomy

101 Amazing Facts About Space

Author: Jack Goldstein
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 9781783331895
Release Date: 2013-08-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In this amazing eBook you can find more than one hundred facts about space. Separated into sections such as our solar system, the moon, the sun, space travel and many more, you will find some fascinating information inside! Whether you are working on an astronomy project or you just want to know more about our incredible universe, this is an excellent addition to your bookshelf. Find the information you need, fast!

Out of This World Poems and Facts about Space

Author: Amy Sklansky
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780375987335
Release Date: 2012-02-14
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Amy Sklansky and Stacey Schuett give young explorers the moon and stars and beyond! The mysteries of the universe and the science of space exploration are perennialy popular subjects, and Out of This World is a wonderful introduction. Amy Sklansky has written evocative poems about planets and stars and rockets and moon landings and satellites. Each poem is supported by additional facts and explanations in the margins. Stacey Schuett brings it all to life with color-soaked skies and beautiful perspectives in her fabulous paintings. Space is a subject too grand for poetry or prose alone, so this book offers both to help readers truly appreciate our place in space.

One Thousand and One Facts about Space

Author: Carole Stott
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 0789484501
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Photographs and text provide detailed information about space, astronomy, space exploration, and related topics.

Facts about Space

Author: Sadler Mars
ISBN: 152056631X
Release Date: 2017-02-09

More than 200 facts about space, stars, and planets. Great for kids and fun for adults!


Author: John Farndon
ISBN: 1842367692
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Astronomy

Each book in this series contains 1000 bulletpoints on 100 topics, accompanied by detailed artwork and photographs and fascinating information panels. They are ideal for use at home or at school, and support Key Stages 2 and 3. This title focuses on space.

Hidden Figures Unerkannte Heldinnen

Author: Margot Lee Shetterly
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9783959676434
Release Date: 2017-01-02
Genre: History

1943 stellt das Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory der NACA,die später zur NASA wird, erstmalig afroamerikanische Frauen ein. "Menschliche Rechner" - unter ihnen Dorothy Vaughan, die 1953 Vorgesetzte der brillanten afroamerikanischen Mathematikerin Katherine Johnson wird. Trotz Diskriminierung und Vorurteilen, treiben sie die Forschungen der NASA voran und Katherine Johnsons Berechnungen werden maßgeblich für den Erfolg der Apollo-Missionen. Dies ist ihre Geschichte. "Mit dieser unglaublich mitreißenden und vielschichtigen Erzählung zeigt Shetterly ihr Können. Die Geschichte begeistert in allen Aspekten." Booklist

Space Number Crunch

Author: Kevin Pettman
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 1438011784
Release Date: 2018-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This book is bursting with colorful infographics, high-impact artwork, and everything kids want to know about Space Technology, Astronauts, the Galaxy, and so much more. Each piece of data is based around a number, creating an entire book of easy-to-understand information that will delight even the most reluctant readers. Discover key space facts about the International Space Station, animals in space, the weird and wonderful, and beyond.

Space Facts Or Fibs

Author: Kristin J. Russo
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781543502121
Release Date: 2018
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Look into the night sky. Humans have been trying to understand space for thousands of years. Sometimes the truth is more complicated than we originally thought. Get the real facts about outer space, and drop the fibs!