Space Encyclopedia: A Tour of Our Solar System and Beyond (Hardcover)

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Presenting the latest exciting findings on space exploration and research and cutting-edge, spectacular views of the universe that technology is bringing back to Earth, all in one ultimate reference book. Authored by David A. Aguilar of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the National Geographic Space Encyclopedia is ideal for the family bookshelf, providing both accessible information for school reports and compelling reading on the mysteries beyond our world.

About the Author

DAVID A. AGUILAR is the director of public affairs at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He's an astronomy expert and a talented artist who specializes in bringing the latest discoveries in space to the forefront of the imagination in a visually compelling and scientifically accurate way.

Praise For…

"This factual and beautifully designed overview presents new astronomical information that will enlighten and entice readers. Dazzlingly illustrated with full-color NASA satellite photography, as well as original art created, photographed, and computer painted by the author, it’s a page-turner." --School Library Journal, starred review

"The articles are clearly written and informative, but the visuals steal the show...An informative volume at a very reasonable price." --Booklist

Product Details
ISBN: 9781426309489
ISBN-10: 1426309481
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication Date: August 27th, 2013
Pages: 191
Language: English
Series: National Geographic Kids