Have you ever wondered...
- How did the universe begin?
- How were the sun and other planets formed?
- How do scientists explore other planets and space?
- Are there intelligent forms of life on other planets?
- Could we live on other planets? In space? How?
Come along on a journey with Isaac Asimov to discover scientists' answers to these and other questions about our Universe, the Sun, the Solar System, and the rocky planets--Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars. The fascinating photographs and illustrations will make this one journey you won't forget!
|Age Range:||9 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Isaac Asimov began his Foundation series at the age of 21, not realizing that it would one day be considered a cornerstone of science fiction. During his legendary career, Asimov penned over 400 books on subjects ranging from science to Shakespeare to history, though he was most loved for his award-winning science fiction sagas. Asimov entertained and educated readers of all ages for close to five decades, until he died, at the age of 72, in April 1992.
Date of Birth:January 20, 1920
Date of Death:April 6, 1992
Place of Birth:Petrovichi, Russia
Place of Death:New York, New York
Education:Columbia University, B.S. in chemistry, 1939; M.A. in chemistry, 1941; Ph.D. in biochemistry, 1948