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Sally Ride: The First American Woman in Space
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
The morning of June 18, 1983, was an important date for women. On that day, Sally Ride became the first American woman to fly in space. At age 32, she was also the youngest to orbit the Earth. This historic flight took Sally and four men on a six-day trip in the space shuttle Challenger. Find out more about the first American woman in space in this 15-Minute biography for kids.
Atlas: Guide to the Planets
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 330. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
AWARD WINNER! Seal of Excellence - Creative Child Magazine. Join the superpowered hero ATLAS, as he recites the Supreme Code of Superhero ABC's in this funny and unique board book for superkids.
101 Fun Facts About the Solar System
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. Do you know: Where is The Main Asteroid Belt? Are all the dwarf planets out beyond Pluto? What formed the Kuiper Belt? Find out in this book.
Outer Planets of the Solar System
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
This 22 page book showcases the outer planets of our Solar System. You will love the 3D clipart and vibrant photographs. It covers Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune, and Uranus and includes information about the some of the planet's Moons and the scientist, Galileo! Great for Home Schoolers!
14 Fun Facts About the Kuiper Belt and the Oort Cloud
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
It was once thought that our solar system ended at Saturn. Then the first telescopes revealed Uranus and Neptune. Differences in the calculations of the gravity of these giants set off another search and Pluto was discovered. Pluto was then thought to be the last planet of our solar system. Beyond it was empty space – until astronomers started looking at comets. That's when they discovered more!
14 Fun Facts About Dwarf Planets: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
More space objects have been found beyond Pluto, in a region known as the Kuiper Belt. In 2003, Eris was discovered and found to be larger than Pluto. It was put forward as a tenth planet. This caused much debate among astronomers. Are there more, larger objects in our solar system? How many? Are they all to be considered planets? Find out more about dwarf planets and how they came to be.
101 Fantastic Moon Facts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
101 Fun, Useful Facts in Plain English - at a great price! 101 Fantastic Moon Facts takes you just outside of our world and into the world of that big, bright object in the sky. - How far away is it? - What is it made of? - Who has been to the moon and what did they do there? Learn all sorts of interesting facts about this celestial body that you never knew before.
Stellar Heroes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Learn more about five famous mythlogical figures in the night sky.
14 Fun Facts About Asteroids: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Lying between Mars and Jupiter, The Main Asteroid Belt was once thought to be the remnants of an exploded planet or the beginnings of a planet that never formed. How much do you know about asteroids? Do you know: Where is The Main Asteroid Belt? What was the first asteroid discovered? How much mass does The Main Asteroid Belt have? Find out the answer to these questions and more.
Hello Dear Kiddies! #3 Enchanting Ellipse
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Series: Kolam or Rangoli. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 340. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Drawing Kolam or Rangoli is a traditional Indian culture, where generally the woman of the house draws harmonic design patterns in the front of the house using rice flour. These are also drawn using colour powders on various festivals like diwali. In this series, the initiative has been to use some fundamental Kolams as a canvas to explain few elementary concepts of Mathematics, Astronomy, Arts.
14 Fun Facts About the Space Shuttle: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
What is a Space Shuttle? How can something that can’t fly go into space? Do astronauts get space sick? This book answers all these questions and more, plus everyone’s favorite: How do astronauts go to the toilet? This book was written in 2007, prior to the end of the space shuttle program. While the program no longer exists, this book is still of interest to those interested in space travel.
14 Fun Facts About the Solar System: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. How much do you know about the solar system? Find out more in this fun fact-filled book!
14 Fun Facts About Jupiter: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
How big is Jupiter compared to all the other planets in our solar system combined? Is there a surface to the planet Jupiter? Does Jupiter rotate faster of slower than any other planet in our solar system? Is Jupiter growing or shrinking? Learn the answer to these questions and many more fun facts in this 15-Minute Book. Find out more about Jupiter, our solar system's largest planet.
Live and Let Live (Bengali)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: Bengali. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
This is a short picture story of space journey of a small boy, Aman, along with two astronauts. They saw different planets and discover an alien planet in their interesting journey. This story helps children to learn about solar system.
Live and Let Live (Hindi)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: Hindi. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
This is a short picture story of space journey of a small boy, Aman, along with two astronauts. They saw different planets and discover an alien planet in their interesting journey. This story helps children to learn about solar system.
Live and Let Live
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
This is a short picture story of space journey of a small boy, Aman, along with two astronauts. They saw different planets and discover an alien planet in their interesting journey. This story helps children to learn about solar system.