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14 Fun Nebulas: Strange Lights in the Galaxy
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
When we look at clouds in our sky, we can sometimes make out shapes. This can also happen with nebulas – clouds of dust and gas in space. There are two main types of nebulas; bright and dark. There are four types of bright nebulas; emission, reflection, planetary and supernova remnants. This book covers 14 strange and interesting nebulas in our galaxy. Reading Level: 6.9
How Well Do You Know the Planets?
Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
We live on Earth. Earth is a planet. It spins, giving us day and night. It goes around the sun. Everything that goes around our sun is part of our solar system. There is gas, dust, ice and rocks. There are even other planets. This book will tell you a few things about the eight planets in our solar system. Let us see how much you know. How many questions can you answer? Reading level: 2.9
Billy and The Star that Wasn't
Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
The "Billy the series" books are designed to introduce young readers to science: Astronomy, Physics, and Biology. This book is about the International Space Station and why it appears as a star in the night sky.
14 Fun Facts About Saturn's Rings
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
Saturn has seven rings and 62 moons. The rings orbit Saturn, creating shadow bands and rain on the planet. Most of the moons are outside the rings. A few moons are within and between the rings. Some of these tiny moons create and control the rings. They create gaps within and between the rings. They create fascinating structures and phenomena. Find out more in this short book.
14 Fun Facts About Exoplanets
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
Our galaxy contains about 200 billion stars. Astronomers believed that some of these stars must have solar systems with planets. They went looking – and found some. They call these planets extrasolar planets or exoplanets. Here are some fun facts about them. Ages 8 and up. Reading level: 6.9 All measurements in American and metric.
Beautiful Stars For Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Introduction Be humble for you are made of earth. Be noble for you are made of stars. ~ Serbian Proverb Look up at the night sky. Do you see bright lights? They might look blue, red, orange, or white. What are they? Stars? Yes! Good job. The universe is full of twinkling balls of gas and energy that shine!
Beautiful Black Holes For Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Space, the final frontier… to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life,and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before. ~ Gene Roddenberry
Beautiful Planets For Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Introduction Space, the final frontier… to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before. ~ Gene Roddenberry We are living in an amazing place in the universe called: The Milky Way Galaxy. It is surrounded by lots and lots of stars, planets, asteroids, comets, and other celestial objects.
Asteroid Boy
Price: $3.99 USD. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
A newly discovered asteroid 2015 TB145 will make Halloween [October 31] more thrilling by passing within 1.3 lunar distances (310,000 miles) of Earth. Learn more about the asteroids. "Colorfully illustrated" ebook for Children.
Mars Boy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
An illustrated ebook for kids. This is a short description about planet mars, with a note on the new found water on the Lord of War.
The Night The Stars Fell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by Wise Bird Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / General
Over 200,000 meteors blazed through the night and into the morning of November 12, 1833, astounding the entire world. Nine lively poems and illustrations depict how people may have experienced one of the most spectacular sights in human history. Discussion guides explain the cultures in the illustrations and the astronomy behind "shooting stars". Meets many school curriculum standards, Grades K-4.
14 Fun Facts About Nebulas: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
In our galaxy, there are stars and solar systems. There are also great clouds of gas and dust. They can range in size from a few light years to many thousands of light years across. Some of them glow. Some are so dark that we cannot see through them. These massive clouds of gas and dust are called nebulas. How much do you know about nebulas? Find out more in this short book. Reading Level: 6.7
Science for Kids - Philae
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Completely illustrated ebook for children showcasing briefly European Space Agency's marvelous "1st in the world feat" of landing a robotic device named Philae on the surface of a comet.
14 Fun Facts About Nebulas: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
In our galaxy, there are stars and solar systems. There are comets, asteroids and a lot of solid material. There is also a lot of space between star systems. We call this space between star systems the Interstellar Medium. In this area, there are great clouds of gas and dust. They can range in size from a few light years to many thousands of light years across. Some even glow. They are nebulas.
15 Minute Reads: Fun Facts About the Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
15 Minute Reads are designed to help children do a little bit reading everyday. Learn a little bit about the Earth's Moon as you explore some fun facts about it. How was the Moon created? There are several theories. How many people have been to the Moon? Not that many. Why does the Moon change every day? These questions and others are answered within.
14 Fun Facts About the Ring Moons of Jupiter: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
There are eight regular satellites in orbit around Jupiter. These are moons that formed within the gravity field of Jupiter. They were formed at the same time and out of the same material as the planet itself. They have circular orbits and orbit in the same direction as the planet. This book is about the four, small ring moons. These little known moons are odd shaped and orbit close to the planet.
14 Fun Facts About the Ring Moons of Jupiter: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
There are eight regular satellites in orbit around Jupiter. These are moons that formed within the gravity field of Jupiter. They were formed at the same time and out of the same material as the planet itself. They have circular orbits and orbit in the same direction as the planet. This book is bout the four ring moons of Jupiter. Educational Versions have exercises designed to meet Common Core.
101 Fun Facts About the Solar System: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
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. Find out more about our solar system in this set of seven fun 14 Fun Facts books. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
101 Fun Facts (and more) About the Planets: A Set of Eight 15 Minute Books, Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 19,620. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
Was Mercury bigger in the past? How did Venus change the way people saw the world? What is happening to Mount Everest, the highest place on Earth? Does Mars have seasons? Is there a surface to planet Jupiter? What is strange about how Uranus spins? What is the coldest place in our solar system? Find the answer to these and many more questions in this set of seven 15-Minute books. Has CCSS exerci..
14 Fun Facts About the Strange Moon Titan: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
Titan was the first moon of Saturn to be discovered. It took another six years to find the next moon. Since then, 53 definite moons have been found around Saturn. Another nine moons are considered provisional. More study is needed to confirm that they are proper orbiting moons. Find out some amazing facts in this fun 15-minute book. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.

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