From Hubble to Hubble: Astronomers and Outer Space

Connie Jankowski (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743905640

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Description

Much of what we know today about Earth is from images taken by cameras on powerful telescopes. Edwin Hubble changed our view of the universe. Working in an observatory, he found that there are other galaxies besides the Milky Way. He also showed that the universe is still growing. Lyman Spitzer, Jr. proposed placing telescopes in space, and in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope was launched. It sends us amazing images of the universe.

Reading Level
Lexile
710L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Q
ATOS
4.6
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Astronomy & Space Biographies History Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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