Awesome Space: Space Exploration by John Farndon
This exciting and colourful new series on space presents all aspects of the universe, the planets, stars, space exploration and much more with stunning artwork and fascinating text. Zoom in boxes pinpoint areas of interest while awesome fact boxes, fun comparisons and quiz features make the Awesome Space series an interactive learning experience. THE SUN AND OTHER STARS looks at solar and lunar eclipses, constellations and supernovae. Found out how the stars shine, what makes a star different from a planet and discover how stars are born and die. SPACE EXPLORATION, All aspects of space exploration are examined, from telescopes and observatories on the ground to robot probes, space telescopes, manned missions and satellites in orbit. Find out what it is like to live on a space station. Discover how rockets work and learn how scientists listen for signs of extra-terrestrial life.