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Searching for alien life / by Todd Kortemeier.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library J 576.8 KOR (Text) 70741000145626 Juvenile NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781632353801
  • ISBN: 9781632353979
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : colored illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: People have scanned the skies for centuries -- SETI starts the search for intelligent life -- Radio telescopes are always listening -- Spacecraft carry messages -- NASA leads the search for life -- Alien life may be basic -- Rovers look for Martians -- Exoplanets could be other Earths -- NASA hopes to return samples from Mars -- Manned mission to Mars: the next giant leap -- Bigger telescopes might spot life -- The chemical laptop is a space laboratory.
Summary, etc.: "Searching for Alien Life offers a cutting-edge, comprehensive look at one of science's biggest challenges. Includes a look at the history of the topic, recent breakthroughs, key facts to consider, and questions that remain unanswered."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: Grades 4 to 6.
760 Lexile.
Subject: Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (Study group : U.S.) > Juvenile literature.
Life on other planets > Juvenile literature.
Interstellar communication > Juvenile literature.
Outer space > Exploration > Juvenile literature.

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