Moon (Hardcover)

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A cartoon cat and bug explain scientific history and concepts regarding the Earth's moon: its ever-changing appearance, composition, comparisons to Earth and the sun, Galileo's observations and discoveries in 1609, astronauts, orbits, and other topics. Busy, colorful borders are full of decorative details based on the main pictures. A concluding craft project gives instructions on how to make craters.

About the Author

Steve Tomecek is the Executive Director and founder of Science Plus, Inc. He is the author of numerous Jump Into Science(r) books as well as several other titles, including the winner of the 1996 American Institute of Physics Excellence in Science Writing Award. He lives in Bellerose, New York.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780792251231
ISBN-10: 0792251237
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication Date: April 1st, 2005
Pages: 31
Language: English
Series: Jump Into Science (Hardcover)