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Solar system by the numbers : a book of infographics / Steve Jenkins

By: Jenkins, Steve, 1952- [author,, illustrator]Material type: TextTextSeries: Jenkins, Steve, By the numbers ; Description: 39 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cmISBN: 9781328850973; 1328850978; 9781328850980; 1328850986Subject(s): Planets -- Juvenile literature | Planets -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature | Information visualization -- Juvenile literature | Graphic methods -- Juvenile literature | Charts, diagrams, etc. -- Juvenile literature | Solar system -- Juvenile literature | Solar system -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature | Solar system -- Charts, diagrams, etcGenre/Form: Charts, diagrams, etc. | Graphs. | Illustrated works. | Informational works. | Juvenile works. | Pictorial works. | Readers (Publications) | Instructional and educational works. | Informational works. | Illustrated works. | Graphs. | Readers (Publications)DDC classification: 523.2 JEN LOC classification: QB501.3 | .J53 2020
Contents:
What's in our solar system? -- Our star -- What is an eclipse? -- Circling the Sun -- How big are the planets? -- The inner planets -- The outer planets -- Earth's moon -- Other solar system moons -- Asteroids -- Comets -- Gravity -- Solar system weather -- Solar system discoveries -- Exploration -- Animals in space -- Solar system oceans -- Danger from space -- Is there life elsewhere in the solar system?
Summary: "Through infographics and illustrations readers will learn about the unfathomably huge and fascinating topic of solar systems. Explore the galaxy that surrounds our planet through astounding numbers, facts, and figures. With Steve Jenkins's signature art style, his By the Numbers reader series explores the most fascinating fields of nature and natural science. These readers are fact-packed and run the gamut from dinosaurs to dwarf planets, detailing the astonishing phenomena that make our universe such an incredible place to live and learn. Each title uses engaging graphics and visual literacy to convey scientific facts and concepts, making them accessible for all kinds of new readers."--Amazon.com
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G- Nonfiction (Juvenile) 523.2 JEN (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available 4007698

"A book of infographics."

Includes bibliographical references (page 39)

What's in our solar system? -- Our star -- What is an eclipse? -- Circling the Sun -- How big are the planets? -- The inner planets -- The outer planets -- Earth's moon -- Other solar system moons -- Asteroids -- Comets -- Gravity -- Solar system weather -- Solar system discoveries -- Exploration -- Animals in space -- Solar system oceans -- Danger from space -- Is there life elsewhere in the solar system?

"Through infographics and illustrations readers will learn about the unfathomably huge and fascinating topic of solar systems. Explore the galaxy that surrounds our planet through astounding numbers, facts, and figures. With Steve Jenkins's signature art style, his By the Numbers reader series explores the most fascinating fields of nature and natural science. These readers are fact-packed and run the gamut from dinosaurs to dwarf planets, detailing the astonishing phenomena that make our universe such an incredible place to live and learn. Each title uses engaging graphics and visual literacy to convey scientific facts and concepts, making them accessible for all kinds of new readers."--Amazon.com

Grades 2-5

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