13 Planets: The Latest View of the Solar System (Science & Nature)


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    The recent actions of the International Astronomical Union have put every solar system book out of date. In response, National Geographic joins forces with David Aguilar of the Harvard Smithsonian Astronomical Observatory to revise our 2008 bookand to update young readers on the high-interest topic of space. Using simple text and spectacular photorealistic computer art by the author, this book profiles all 13 planets in their newly created categoriesplus the sun, the Oort Cloud, comets, and other worlds being discovered. Back-of-the-book activities offer hands-on fun for budding astronomers.

    ISBN 9781426307706
    Pub date 05/04/2011
    Availability In stock
    Binding Hardback
    Format 241x242mm