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My first book of the cosmos / Sheddad Kaid-Salah Ferrón & Eduard Altarriba.

Ferrón, Sheddad Kaid-Sala, (author.). Altarriba, Eduard, (author.). Reece, Andrea, (translator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Have you ever found yourself wondering about wormholes, wanting to know what a black hole is, how stars are made, or even how to travel in time? Explore the many wonders of the Cosmos and learn more about the origin, evolution, and order of the Universe with this entertaining and information-packed book. One of the most complex areas of science is presented in a fun and lively way, using highly attractive and absorbing illustrations to explain the basic principles and concepts of this fascinating subject.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 523.01 FER (Text) 33892100732263 Children's New Books Book None 04/15/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781787080775
  • ISBN: 1787080773
  • Physical Description: 55 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: [Berkeley, CA] : Button Books, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Translater: Andrea Reece."--Colophon.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Gravity -- Newton's Gravity -- Einstein's Gravity -- Gravitational Lenses -- How it all began : the Big Bang -- Galaxies -- The size of the Universe -- How is a star born? -- Types of stars -- The life of a star -- The sun -- How does a star die? -- Is there life beyond Earth? -- Exoplanets -- Escape velocity -- Black holes -- Cosmic background radiation -- The mystery of dark matter -- The cosmic web -- The universe is expanding -- Dark energy -- Gravitational waves -- Wormholes -- What shape is the universe? -- The observable universe -- The cosmic calendar.
Summary, etc.:
Have you ever found yourself wondering about wormholes, wanting to know what a black hole is, how stars are made, or even how to travel in time? Explore the many wonders of the Cosmos and learn more about the origin, evolution, and order of the Universe with this entertaining and information-packed book. One of the most complex areas of science is presented in a fun and lively way, using highly attractive and absorbing illustrations to explain the basic principles and concepts of this fascinating subject.
Subject: Astrophysics > Juvenile literature.
Outer space > Juvenile literature.
Cosmic physics > Juvenile literature.
Gravity > Juvenile literature.
Stars > Juvenile literature.
Astrophysics.
Outer space.
Cosmic physics.
Gravity.
Stars.
Astronomy > Juvenile literature.
Cosmology > Juvenile literature.
Solar system > Juvenile literature.
Astronomy.
Cosmology.
Solar system.

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