Space: The Whole Whizz Bang Story by Glenn Murphy
  

Synopsis

Space: The Whole Whizz Bang Story by Glenn Murphy

What is a black hole? How do we know that stars and galaxies are billions of years old? What is the difference between stars and planets? Glenn Murphy, author of Why is Snot Green?, answers these and a lot of other brilliant questions in this funny and informative book. Packed with doodles and information about all sorts of incredible things, like supermassive black holes, galaxies, telescopes, planets, solar flares, constellations, eclipses and red dwarfs, this book contains absolutely no boring bits!

Reviews

.. .a humorous and approachable overview of astronomy. -- School Library Journal

About the Author

Glenn Murphy

Glenn Murphy received his masters in science communication from London’s Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine. He wrote Why is Snot Green? whilst managing the Explainer team at the Science Museum in London. In 2007 he moved to the United States. He now lives and works in North Carolina, with his wife Heather and an increasingly large and ill-tempered cat.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
192 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

Glenn Murphy
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Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

4th July 2013

ISBN

9781447226239


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