A Family Guide to the Night Sky

Book - 2016
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Who isn't fascinated by the sheer size of the universe? Stars offers a straightforward guide to what we know and how we know it--from the Big Bang to star nurseries andto the beginnings of life on planet Earth. Find out why you can't draw a diagram of the solar system to scale, discover how gravity holds our planet together, and learn why we're all made of stardust.
Included inside:
* season-by-season guide to stargazing
* double-sided star chart covering the northern and southern hemispheres
* pull-out activities, including Test Your Eyesight cards and a "What do you weigh on other planets?" spinning wheel, plus four sheets of stickers
Publisher: Boulder, Colorado : Roost Books, 2016.
Edition: First U.S. edition.
ISBN: 9781611802832
Branch Call Number: 523.8 FORD
Characteristics: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm
Alternative Title: Family guide to the night sky


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