Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Pete DiPrimio (author)

Publisher: Purple Toad Publishing ISBN: 9781624690907

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Description

Did astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson really kill the planet Pluto? Not exactly, although he admits he did "drive the getaway car." He was a teenager when some insisted that comet was going to destroy the world. He disagreed - it would simply be a great chance to take some cool photos - and he was right. When DC Comics needed someone to find Superman's home planet, they called him. See why people turn to Tyson, one of the world's most famous scientists, for his thoughts on the universe.

Reading Level
Lexile
930L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
V
ATOS
6.1
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Biographies High Interest Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies Other
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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