A World After an Asteroid Strike

A World After an Asteroid Strike

by Alex Woolf

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Overview

A World After an Asteroid Strike by Alex Woolf

Can you imagine what our lives would be like after a devastating asteroid strike? What effect would the resulting tsunami, storms, and dust cloud have? What would happen to the climate, wildlife, and our food supplies? This book traces the possible consequences of a global event on this scale, with ideas and evidence based on similar scenarios that are a part of fact and fiction.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781432976231
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 07/01/2013
Pages: 56
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 1140L (what's this?)
Age Range: 11 - 16 Years

About the Author

Alex Woolf played the drums and travelled on his motorbike before settling down as an author. His "Chronosphere" trilogy, a science fiction adventure set in the 22nd century, is published by Scribo.

Table of Contents

Prologue 4

Threat from the Skies 6

Impact! the First Few Hours 12

Chaos and Panic: The First Few Days 22

Cold and Dark: The First Few Months 28

Heat and Deadly Light: The Next Few Years 34

What Can We Do? 44

Write Your Own Story 48

Timeline 50

Glossary 54

Find Out More 54

Index 56

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