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Amazing solar system projects you can build yourself, Delano Lopez

Label
Amazing solar system projects you can build yourself
Title
Amazing solar system projects you can build yourself
Statement of responsibility
Delano Lopez
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces readers to the basic elements of the solar system with over 25 hands-on building projects and activities. Learn about the sun, the planets and their moons, meteors and comets, and the amazing tools that astronomers and astronauts have used to study the solar system over the years
Cataloging source
INB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lopez, Delano
Dewey number
523.2078
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB501.3
LC item number
L67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Solar system
  • Science projects
  • Experiments
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amazing solar system projects you can build yourself, Delano Lopez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 118-119) and index
Contents
What is the solar system? -- How big is space? -- Why is Venus hotter then Mercury? -- Rings around the planets -- Phases of the moon -- Orbiting moon model -- Geocentrism & heliocentrism -- What makes a comet's tail? -- Crater maker -- Astroid belt -- Volcanism -- Astronomy & Exploration Tools -- Galileo's acceleration ramp -- Galilean telescope -- Rockets -- Sputnik -- Balloon aerostat -- The eagle has landed -- Magnetic rail launcher -- Solar winds sails -- Ion drive -- Seismometer -- Solar powered spacecraft -- Mars exploration rover -- Beyond the solar system -- Big bang balloon -- What is a nebula? -- Pulsar model -- Light-years and parsecs
Control code
ocn209639322
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
122 p.
Isbn
9780979226816
Lccn
2010283511
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)209639322
Label
Amazing solar system projects you can build yourself, Delano Lopez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 118-119) and index
Contents
What is the solar system? -- How big is space? -- Why is Venus hotter then Mercury? -- Rings around the planets -- Phases of the moon -- Orbiting moon model -- Geocentrism & heliocentrism -- What makes a comet's tail? -- Crater maker -- Astroid belt -- Volcanism -- Astronomy & Exploration Tools -- Galileo's acceleration ramp -- Galilean telescope -- Rockets -- Sputnik -- Balloon aerostat -- The eagle has landed -- Magnetic rail launcher -- Solar winds sails -- Ion drive -- Seismometer -- Solar powered spacecraft -- Mars exploration rover -- Beyond the solar system -- Big bang balloon -- What is a nebula? -- Pulsar model -- Light-years and parsecs
Control code
ocn209639322
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
122 p.
Isbn
9780979226816
Lccn
2010283511
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)209639322

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