Beyond the solar system : exploring galaxies, black holes, alien planets, and more : a history with 21 activities
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Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2013].
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Book
Physical Desc:
vii, 127 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 22 x 28 cm.
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4-6.
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ASU Children's (3rd floor)
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Carson, M. K. (2013). Beyond the solar system: exploring galaxies, black holes, alien planets, and more : a history with 21 activities. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Review Press.

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Carson, Mary Kay. 2013. Beyond the Solar System: Exploring Galaxies, Black Holes, Alien Planets, and More : A History With 21 Activities. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Review Press.

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Carson, Mary Kay, Beyond the Solar System: Exploring Galaxies, Black Holes, Alien Planets, and More : A History With 21 Activities. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Review Press, 2013.

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Carson, Mary Kay. Beyond the Solar System: Exploring Galaxies, Black Holes, Alien Planets, and More : A History With 21 Activities. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Review Press, 2013. Print.

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Description

Tracing the evolution of humankind's pursuit of astronomical knowledge, this resource looks deep into the furthest reaches of space. Children will follow along as the realization that the Earth is not at the center of the universe leads all the way up to recent telescopic proof of planets orbiting stars outside the solar system. In addition to its engaging history, this book contains 21 hands-on projects to further explore the subjects discussed. Readers will build a three-dimensional representation of the constellation Orion.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781613745441, 1613745443, 9781480621718, 1480621714
Lexile measure:
980

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Includes bibliographical references (page 121) and index.
Description
Tracing the evolution of humankind's pursuit of astronomical knowledge, this resource looks deep into the furthest reaches of space. Children will follow along as the realization that the Earth is not at the center of the universe leads all the way up to recent telescopic proof of planets orbiting stars outside the solar system. In addition to its engaging history, this book contains 21 hands-on projects to further explore the subjects discussed. Readers will build a three-dimensional representation of the constellation Orion.
Target Audience
4-6.
Target Audience
Middle School.
Target Audience
980,Lexile.
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