Galaxies and stars

by Dickmann, Nancy,

Format: Print Book 2019
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
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Bethel Park Public Library Easy Readers ER j 523.1 DI
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North Versailles Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction J 523.1 DICK
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Summary
The tiny specs of light we see in the sky at night, called stars, are actually enormous objects made of gas. A very large system of stars is a galaxy. With the help of this informative book, readers will catch a glimpse of the many stars and galaxies that make up the universe. Colorful images and diagrams paired with accessible text and fact boxes will engage readers of many ages and abilities. Those with curious minds will enjoy learning about this exciting aspect of space with the help of useful facts and numbers.
Contents
What's out there?
What is a star?
How stars form
Types of stars
Supernova!
Pulsars
Constellations
Galaxies
Galaxy shapes
The Milky Way
Black holes
Galactic neighbors .

Additional Information
Series Dickmann, Nancy. Space facts and figures.
Subjects Stars -- Juvenile literature.
Galaxies -- Juvenile literature.
Stars.
Galaxies.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature.
Outer space.
Publisher New York, NY :2019
Language English
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
ISBN 9781508195146
1508195145
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