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50 Things You Should Know About Space

Written by Raman Prinja

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The Universe is huge – it stretches further than we could ever imagine or explore, and contains everything in space, from super stars to galaxies to tiny pieces of dust. Packed with facts, diagrams, infographics and photos, this is the perfect introduction to space.  Find out how the incredible work of astronauts like Tim Peake, astronomers and scientists have enabled us to discover so much about the universe.  Perfect for any young reader who looks up at the night sky and wonders just what goes on out there.



50 Things You Should Know About Space Synopsis

What exactly goes on at the International Space Station and why does the Earth spin? Just how big is our galaxy and how did the Moon form? From constellations to space shuttles, Space is as endlessly fascinating as the Universe itself. Discover everything you ever wanted to know about space missions, colliding galaxies, light years, solar eclipses, the surface of the Sun and much, much more in this exciting title.

Packed with facts and figures, you'll also find out about astronomers, astronauts and scientists and how their incredible jobs have enabled us to learn so much about our Universe.

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ISBN: 9781784934729
Publication date: 24/06/2016
Publisher: QED Publishing
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781784934729
Publication date: 24th June 2016
Author: Raman Prinja
Publisher: QED Publishing
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 80 pages
Suitable for: 7+ readers, 9+ readers
Genres: Fascinating Facts, Space

About Raman Prinja

RAMAN PRINJA is Professor of Astrophysics at University College London, where he specialises in massive stars, star formation and the evolution of galaxies. He is a multiple winner of UCL faculty and department teaching awards. Raman is keen to bring the subject of astronomy to a wider audience and has written several successful books on the subject, including Night Sky Watcher which was shortlisted for the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize in 2015.

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