The Resource Galaxies and the universe

Galaxies and the universe

Label
Galaxies and the universe
Title
Galaxies and the universe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Introduction to Galaxies and the Universe, providing to primary and intermediate grade students, information on their features and exploration. Includes fun facts, glossary, resource list and index"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
523.1/12
Index
index present
LC call number
QB857.3
LC item number
.G35 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
  • World Book's solar system & space exploration library
  • World Book's solar system & space exploration library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galaxies
  • Astronomy
  • Solar system
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Galaxies and the universe
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0620/2006030040.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a galaxy? -- What are galaxies made of? -- What galaxy are we in? -- What is the shape of the Milky Way galaxy ? -- How big is the Milky Way? -- Where is our solar system in the Milky Way? -- How did our solar system form in the Milky Way? -- What is the Milky Way's neighborhood like? -- How did galaxies form? -- Does the Milky Way rotate? -- What are some other types of galaxies? -- Can galaxies run into each other? -- What is special about the Milky Way? -- What is the universe? -- How old is the universe? -- What was the Big Bang? -- How did scientists discover the universe is expanding? -- Is the universe still expanding? -- Why does it matter if the universe is expanding? -- How have we learned so much about the universe? -- How much of the universe can we see? -- What kinds of instruments do astronomers use? -- What is dark matter? -- What are black holes? -- What are star clusters? -- What are pulsars? -- Could life exist elsewhere in the universe? -- How will the universe end? -- Fun facts about the universe!
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780716695134
Lccn
2006030040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780716695134
System control number
  • ocm71312924
  • (OCoLC)71312924
Label
Galaxies and the universe
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0620/2006030040.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a galaxy? -- What are galaxies made of? -- What galaxy are we in? -- What is the shape of the Milky Way galaxy ? -- How big is the Milky Way? -- Where is our solar system in the Milky Way? -- How did our solar system form in the Milky Way? -- What is the Milky Way's neighborhood like? -- How did galaxies form? -- Does the Milky Way rotate? -- What are some other types of galaxies? -- Can galaxies run into each other? -- What is special about the Milky Way? -- What is the universe? -- How old is the universe? -- What was the Big Bang? -- How did scientists discover the universe is expanding? -- Is the universe still expanding? -- Why does it matter if the universe is expanding? -- How have we learned so much about the universe? -- How much of the universe can we see? -- What kinds of instruments do astronomers use? -- What is dark matter? -- What are black holes? -- What are star clusters? -- What are pulsars? -- Could life exist elsewhere in the universe? -- How will the universe end? -- Fun facts about the universe!
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780716695134
Lccn
2006030040
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780716695134
System control number
  • ocm71312924
  • (OCoLC)71312924

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