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The Resource The Sun and other stars

The Sun and other stars

Label
The Sun and other stars
Title
The Sun and other stars
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Introduction to the un and other stars, providing to primary and intermediate grade students information on their features and exploration. Includes fun facts, glossary, resource list and index"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
523.7
Index
index present
LC call number
QB521.5
LC item number
.S86 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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World Book, Inc
Series statement
World Book's solar system & space exploration library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stars
  • Sun
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Sun and other stars
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Where is the sun? -- How big is the sun? -- How hot is the sun? -- Where does the sun's energy come from -- What makes up the sun? -- What is the sun's atmosphere like? -- What types of events happen within the sun's atmosphere -- How do scientists on earth study the sun? -- How do scientists study the sun in space? -- How old is the sun and when might it burn out? -- What is a star? -- How far away are the stars? -- What do stars look like? -- How big are stars? -- What makes up stars? -- Why do stars shine? -- How are stars classified? -- How hot are stars? -- How old are the stars? -- What kind of star is the sun? -- What is a red giant? -- What are a white dwarf and a black dwarf? -- What is a supernova? -- What is a neutron star? -- What is a black hole? -- What are binary stars? -- What is a brown dwarf? -- How do stars and groups of stars get their names? -- Fun facts about the sun and stars
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780716695219
Lccn
2006030047
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm71322287
Label
The Sun and other stars
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Where is the sun? -- How big is the sun? -- How hot is the sun? -- Where does the sun's energy come from -- What makes up the sun? -- What is the sun's atmosphere like? -- What types of events happen within the sun's atmosphere -- How do scientists on earth study the sun? -- How do scientists study the sun in space? -- How old is the sun and when might it burn out? -- What is a star? -- How far away are the stars? -- What do stars look like? -- How big are stars? -- What makes up stars? -- Why do stars shine? -- How are stars classified? -- How hot are stars? -- How old are the stars? -- What kind of star is the sun? -- What is a red giant? -- What are a white dwarf and a black dwarf? -- What is a supernova? -- What is a neutron star? -- What is a black hole? -- What are binary stars? -- What is a brown dwarf? -- How do stars and groups of stars get their names? -- Fun facts about the sun and stars
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780716695219
Lccn
2006030047
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm71322287

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