How Do Scientists Explore Space?

How Do Scientists Explore Space?

by Robert Snedden
     
 

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What is the Goldilocks zone? Is space exploration a good value? Are stars and planets always visible? The Earth, Space, and Beyond series answers these and many other thought-provoking questions. It describes past, current, and future science missions and shows how astronomers and engineers are advancing our knowledge of Earth, the solar system, and the wider

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Overview

What is the Goldilocks zone? Is space exploration a good value? Are stars and planets always visible? The Earth, Space, and Beyond series answers these and many other thought-provoking questions. It describes past, current, and future science missions and shows how astronomers and engineers are advancing our knowledge of Earth, the solar system, and the wider Universe.

This book looks at the methods scientists use to explore space, from telescopes to satellites, probes, and robots.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781410941640
Publisher:
Heinemann/Raintree
Publication date:
07/15/2011
Series:
Earth, Space, & Beyond
Pages:
48
Sales rank:
887,696
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile:
1070L (what's this?)
Age Range:
11 - 15 Years

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