Stars and Galaxies

Stars and Galaxies

by Miles Kelly and Richard Kelly

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 01/11/2015

RRP  $13.95 $11.95
100 Facts Stars and Galaxies covers key topics in easily-digestible, numbered facts. Every page showcases amazing illustrations and photographs that clarify difficult points for children. An amazing space book for both confident and reluctant readers aged 7+. Essential topics covered in 100 Facts Stars and Galaxies: * How a star is born * What happens when galaxies collide * How many stars exist in the Milky Way Examples of 'I don't believe it' fascinating facts: * The core of a protostar needs to ne 10 million degrees Celsius before nuclear reactions occur. * White dwarfs are so dense that a single teaspoon of them could weigh 14 tonnes - more than two African elephants! * Supernovae explosions fling out gas and dust at high speed - as fast as 30, 000 kilometres per second. Activities to make learning accessible and interactive include: * Make binary stars out of modeling clay. * Understand how galaxies in the Universe are formed with just a balloon. * Quiz question: Which is the most common gas in a nebula?
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
Miles Kelly Publishing, Limited
Country of origin:
United Kingdom

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