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Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library j523 WORL (Text) 38650833355983 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780716624820
  • ISBN: 0716624826
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 27 cm.
  • Edition: Revised edition.
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : World Book, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is the universe? What is the size and shape of the universe? Focus on : analyzing light How do astronomers use redshift to determine distance? Where did the universe come from? How old is the universe? Focus on : how matter formed in the early universe What is the cosmic microwave background radiation? What is matter? What is antimatter? What is energy? Focus on : using particle accelerators to study the early universe What are magnetic fields? What are galaxies? What are clusters and superclusters? What are filaments, walls, and voids? Focus on : Lyman-Alpha blobs What role does the force of gravity play in the universe? Focus on : what is the force of gravity? What is dark matter? What is dark energy? What is a constellation? What is the celestial sphere? How do astronomers map the universe? Focus on : 3-D maps of the universe How does the universe move? How will the universe end?
Summary, etc.:
"An overview of the structure and nature of objects that make up the universe. Includes diagrams, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
1070L Lexile
Subject: Cosmology > Juvenile literature.
Astrophysics > Juvenile literature.
Milky Way.
Solar system.
Outer space.

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