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First Space Encyclopedia

A First Reference Book for Children

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 024128144X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 136

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Zoom off into the galaxy and investigate all the planets, from Earth to Mars with First Space Encyclopedia. Packed full of stunning photography, quizzes and amazing facts, children will become space experts in no time. Covering everything from observatories and rockets, to the solar system and the death of stars, children will discover all about space and space travel. The First Space Encyclopedia is the perfect first reference book for children.


Author: Caroline Bingham,Rachael Foster,Harda Kuwer

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831012565

Category: Weltraum - Kindersachbuch

Page: 127

View: 1203

Space Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405334630

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 9981

Take your child on an incredible journey through our Solar system and beyond with this first reference for young space explorers. Discover all about our galaxy from how big it is and where it is, to how it was formed, then explore our amazing planets together. Find out why astronauts get taller when they’re in space. Where the biggest mountain in the Solar System is and even how a mysterious black hole forms. Packed with curiosity quizzes, ‘weird-or-what’ boxes and out-of-this-world facts kids love getting their teeth into, there's lots to see and explore. Perfect for homework or just for fun. Go ahead, let your children's imagination blast off into the cosmos!

Das große Buch der Sterne und Planeten

Author: Emily Bone

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781782321699


Page: 16

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Author: Caroline Bingham

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831010516

Category: Dinosaurs

Page: 127

View: 9720

Nonfiction Reading Power

Teaching Students how to Think While They Read All Kinds of Information

Author: Adrienne Gear

Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited

ISBN: 1551382296

Category: Education

Page: 160

View: 9644

How can you help students find meaning in informational texts and become independent strategic readers and thinkers? Nonfiction Reading Power gives teachers a wealth of effective strategies for helping students think while they read material in all subject areas. Using the best children's books to motivate students, Adrienne Gear shows teachers how help students zoom-in, question and infer; find the main idea, make connections, and transform what's on the printed page. Key introductory concept lessons for each of the five reading powers provide valuable insight into the purpose of each strategy. The book also explores the particular features of nonfiction and offers lists of key books organized around strategies and subject areas.

Space Exploration and Humanity: A Historical Encyclopedia [2 volumes]

A Historical Encyclopedia

Author: American Astronautical Society

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1851095195

Category: Science

Page: 1318

View: 7825

A complete history of human endeavors in space, this book also moves beyond the traditional topics of human spaceflight, space technology, and space science to include political, social, cultural, and economic issues, and also commercial, civilian, and military applications. • 580 articles describing various aspects of manned and unmanned space exploration, including a full range of social, technological, and political issues, such as government policy, nationalism, and the technology/military-driven economy • Six overview essays, introducing each of the encyclopedia's major sections and putting that aspect of space exploration into historical context • 136 contributors, many who are leading space historians and experts affiliated with the American Astronautical Society, make firsthand knowledge and fresh insights accessible to all audiences • Numerous photos, including stunning shots from space, star charts, technical drawings, and more • Short bibliographies conclude each entry, pointing readers to the best sources to find out more about the topic • A Glossary defining the various technical terms encountered in the encyclopedia

Space Shuttles

Author: Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media

ISBN: 1612112099

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

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Space shuttles bring astronauts into and out of space. Children will learn about the history of space shuttles, the advanced technology aboard, and how these vehicles perform their missions.

Spectacular Space Trivia

Author: Laura Shereda

Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP

ISBN: 1433982994

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 498

Outer space is unbelievably big—and it’s filled with fascinating objects, including planets, moons, stars, and black holes. Trivia fans will enjoy learning spectacular facts about the universe, including where comets come from and how many stars are in the Milky Way. Amazing photographs and drawings of the cosmos’s most far-out sites are sure to keep any reader’s attention and make them want to become space voyagers.

Wow! Weltall

Author: Carole Stott,Stefan Podhorodecki

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831017645


Page: 123

View: 3704

Mit Textblöcken und Bildern werden neuere Erkenntnisse über die Entwicklung und Struktur des Weltalls, über unser Sonnensystem sowie die modernen Techniken astronomischer Forschung verständlich und anschaulich dargestellt. Ab 12.

First Encyclopedia of Space

Author: Paul Dowswell

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794528058

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 9067

Provides information on astronomy, including telescopes, space travel, and the solar system.

Encyclopedia of Space and Astronomy

Author: Joseph A. Angelo

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 1438110189

Category: Science

Page: 753

View: 3383

Presents a comprehensive reference to astronomy and space exploration, with articles on space technology, astronauts, stars, planets, key theories and laws and more.

Onkel Tom`s Hütte

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 3736833466

Category: Drama

Page: 195

View: 3575

Dieses Buch ist eine flammende Anklage gegen den Rassismus, wo immer er einem begegnet. Die Autorin schreibt dieses Plädoyer für ein freies Amerika im Jahre 1852. Die Sklaverei ist im Süden der USA integraler Bestandteil des Wirtschaftswesens. Die Schrift war wichtige Unterstützung für die Verfechter einer von Sklaverei befreiten Welt im Sezessionskrieg, der letztendlich zur Abschaffung der Sklaverei führte.

Show Me Space

My First Picture Encyclopedia

Author: Steve Kortenkamp

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 1620659220

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 590

Seeing is learning with My First Picture Encyclopedias. This just-right reference book shows you everything from planets and comets to sunspots and spacewalks. Show Me Space has tons of facts about our solar system and beyond.

British Encyclopedia

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge

Author: William Nicholson

Publisher: N.A


Category: Natural history

Page: N.A

View: 3961


überraschende Antworten auf alltägliche Lebensfragen ; [warum wohnen Drogenhändler bei ihren Müttern? Führt mehr Polizei zu weniger Kriminalität? Sind Swimmingpools gefährlicher als Revolver? Macht gute Erziehung glücklich?]

Author: Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442154517


Page: 411

View: 6770

Sind Swimmingpools gefährlicher als Revolver? Warum betrügen Lehrer? Der preisgekrönte Wirtschaftswissenschaftler Steven D. Levitt kombiniert Statistiken, deren Zusammenführung und Gegenüberstellung auf den ersten Blick absurd erscheint, durch seine Analysetechnik aber zu zahlreichen Aha-Effekten führt. Ein äußerst unterhaltsamer Streifzug durch die Mysterien des Alltags, der uns schmunzeln lässt und stets über eindimensionales Denken hinausführt.

Hidden Figures - Unerkannte Heldinnen

Author: Margot Lee Shetterly

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 3959676433

Category: History

Page: 416

View: 1891

1943 stellt das Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory der NACA,die später zur NASA wird, erstmalig afroamerikanische Frauen ein. "Menschliche Rechner" - unter ihnen Dorothy Vaughan, die 1953 Vorgesetzte der brillanten afroamerikanischen Mathematikerin Katherine Johnson wird. Trotz Diskriminierung und Vorurteilen, treiben sie die Forschungen der NASA voran und Katherine Johnsons Berechnungen werden maßgeblich für den Erfolg der Apollo-Missionen. Dies ist ihre Geschichte. "Mit dieser unglaublich mitreißenden und vielschichtigen Erzählung zeigt Shetterly ihr Können. Die Geschichte begeistert in allen Aspekten." Booklist

Encyclopedia of the Solar System

Author: Tilman Spohn,Doris Breuer,Torrence Johnson

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 0124160344

Category: Science

Page: 1336

View: 9225

The Encyclopedia of the Solar System, Third Edition—winner of the 2015 PROSE Award in Cosmology & Astronomy from the Association of American Publishers—provides a framework for understanding the origin and evolution of the solar system, historical discoveries, and details about planetary bodies and how they interact—with an astounding breadth of content and breathtaking visual impact. The encyclopedia includes the latest explorations and observations, hundreds of color digital images and illustrations, and over 1,000 pages. It stands alone as the definitive work in this field, and will serve as a modern messenger of scientific discovery and provide a look into the future of our solar system. New additions to the third edition reflect the latest progress and growth in the field, including past and present space missions to the terrestrial planets, the outer solar systems and space telescopes used to detect extrasolar planets. Winner of the 2015 PROSE Award in Cosmology & Astronomy from the Association of American Publishers Presents 700 full-color digital images and diagrams from current space missions and observatories, bringing to life the content and aiding in the understanding and retention of key concepts. Includes a substantial appendix containing data on planetary missions, fundamental data of relevance for planets and satellites, and a glossary, providing immediately accessible mission data for ease of use in conducting further research or for use in presentations and instruction. Contains an extensive bibliography, providing a guide for deeper studies into broader aspects of the field and serving as an excellent entry point for graduate students aiming to broaden their study of planetary science.


10 revolutionäre Technologien, mit denen alles gut wird oder komplett den Bach runtergeht

Author: Kelly Weinersmith,Zach Weinersmith

Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG

ISBN: 3446257829

Category: Science

Page: 480

View: 344

Zach Weinersmith ist mit seinem Blog „Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal“ einer der großen Pop-Science-Cartoonisten im Netz. Jetzt haben er und seine Frau Kelly ein Buch über zehn vielversprechende Zukunftstechnologien geschrieben, die unsere Welt schon bald zu einem besseren Ort machen könnten ... wenn alles gut geht. Wieso Häuser bauen, wenn man sie auch drucken könnte? Warum holen wir unsere Rohstoffe nicht einfach vom nächstgelegenen Asteroiden? Und wäre ein Lift ins All nicht praktisch? Klingt verrückt, aber wir leben in einer Zeit, in der all das Realität werden könnte – BALD! Geniale, faszinierende und hochkomische Lektüre für alle, die wissen möchten, was die Zukunft an Großartigem bringt.

School Library Journal

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Children's libraries

Page: N.A

View: 7938

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