Expand your young reader's universe! Simple, straightforward text paired with vibrant photos breaks down scientific concepts of galaxies, such as gravity, light-years, and orbits. Readers will learn about the different shapes and sizes of galaxies, as well as what galaxies consist of. Well-known galaxies including the Milky Way and Andromeda are highlighted. Also discussed are the discovery of galaxies and how scientists study them with telescopes and other tools. Features include a table of contents, fun facts, a glossary with phonetics, and an index.
Introduces solar systems and the space objects such as planets, that orbit the star at the center.
Explores the space objects known as dwarf planets.
Explores the space object known as the Kuiper Belt located at the edge of our solar system.
Explores the space object known as the Milky Way, a large galaxy of stars and explains the different shapes galaxies take.
Explains the make up of a solar system and introduces the different kinds of moons in our solar system.
Explores the closet star to the Earth, the sun, discussing structure, size, color, and formation.