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Author Gifford, Clive, author.

Title Astronomy, astronauts, and space exploration / Clive Gifford.

Publication Info. St. Catharines, Ontario ; New York, New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, 2015.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Nonfiction  J 520 GIF    AVAILABLE
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Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Watch this space!
Gifford, Clive. Watch this space!
Note "First published in 2015 by Wayland."
Summary "Uncover the amazing story of astronomy from telescopes in space to outstanding observatories. Learn about the latest space probes, how rockets lift off, and what it's like living in the weightlessness of space. And find out about the remarkable astronauts who have spacewalked their way into history."-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Stargazing -- Optical telescopes -- Observatories -- Seeing other waves -- Radio astronomy -- Observatories in space -- Lift off! -- Space probes -- Landers and rovers -- Space men and women -- Astronaut training -- The International Space Station -- Life in space.
Audience 1150L Lexile
Note 1150L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 6.9 1 178884
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.9 1 178884
Subject Astronomy -- Juvenile literature.
Observatories -- Juvenile literature.
Astronauts -- Juvenile literature.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780778720218 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
0778720217 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
9780778720256 (pbk. : alk. paper)
077872025X (pbk. : alk. paper)
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