STEM: Space Science

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50 Animals That Have Been to Space

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

Since the early days of flight, animals have helped researchers learn how to survive in the sky, and their role continues as humanity voyages into outer space. In 1783, a rooster, a duck, and Read More →

  • Lexile: 1110
  • Dewey: 520
  • Copyright: 2020

50 Space Missions that Changed the World

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

Since the first space mission in 1957, there have been many pivotal missions that have made new discoveries and pushed the boundaries of our knowledge. Revisit 50 milestone missions including Read More →

  • Lexile: 1020
  • Dewey: 520
  • Copyright: 2020

50 Things to Know about the International Space Station

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

This book tells young readers everything they want to know about what life is like in space. The focus is on international collaboration. It details how men and women in space celebrate the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • Dewey: 520
  • Copyright: 2021

50 Things to See on the Moon: A First-Time Stargazer's Guide

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

Have you always wanted to explore the Moon like Neil Armstrong or the eleven other astronauts who have walked on its surface? You can tour the Moon from your own backyard with a small… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1190
  • Dewey: 520
  • Copyright: 2019

50 Things to See with a Telescope: A Young Stargazer's Guide

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

This book explains everything needed to jumpstart a journey in astronomy. Readers will learn how to identify constellations, planets, stars, galaxies, nebulae, and more. Inquisitive… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
  • Dewey: 523
  • Copyright: 2019
Spring 2023

50 Things You Should Know About Space

From the Series 50 Things You Should Know About

What exactly goes on at the International Space Station and why does the Earth spin? Just how big is our galaxy and how did the Moon form? From constellations to space shuttles, Space is as… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023

Apollo 13: A Successful Failure

"Houston, we've had a problem." On April 13, 1970, the three astronauts aboard the Apollo 13 spacecraft were headed to the moon when a sudden explosion rocked the ship. Oxygen levels began… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1000
  • Dewey: 629.45/4
  • Copyright: 2020
Spring 2022

Astronauta y física Sally Ride (Astronaut and Physicist Sally Ride)

From the Series Biografías de pioneros STEM (STEM Trailblazer Bios)

¿Alguna vez soñaste con ir al espacio exterior? Cuando Sally Ride era una niña, vio en la televisión cuando el astronauta John Glenn se lanzó al espacio. Veinte años más tarde, se convirtió… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 629.450082
  • Copyright: 2022

Astronauts: A Space Discovery Guide

From the Series Space Discovery Guides

Did you know that astronauts work on Earth and in space to study places beyond our planet's atmosphere? But there's a lot more to space travel than just research. With no gravity, a wild… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1020
  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 629.45009
  • Copyright: 2017
5 titles

Beginner's Guide to Space — Hardcover Set

From the Series Beginner's Guide to Space

This series introduces students to space exploration. Information is presented clearly and concisely, with more than 100 color photographs per title. Read More →

  • Copyright: 2021
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $133.25
  • Your Price: $99.94
  • 5 titles

Beyond: Discoveries from the Outer Reaches of Space

Journey far beyond our solar system and explore the marvels of interstellar space. A wonder-filled poem and spectacular illustrations bring readers across the observable universe to encounter Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 520
  • Copyright: 2021
Spring 2022 4 titles

Biografías de pioneros STEM (STEM Trailblazer Bios) — Hardcover Set

From the Series Biografías de pioneros STEM (STEM Trailblazer Bios)

Conoce algunas de las figuras más talentosas de la actualidad en profesiones STEM (ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería y matemática). Comprende por qué se dedicaron a sus especialidades y conoce… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2022
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $106.60
  • Your Price: $79.95
  • 4 titles

Black Holes: A Space Discovery Guide

From the Series Space Discovery Guides

Black holes are one of the greatest mysteries of outer space. No visible light can escape the strong gravity of a black hole. This makes black holes invisible—and very difficult to study. But Read More →

  • Lexile: 1070
  • ATOS: 6.8
  • Dewey: 523.8/875
  • Copyright: 2017

Black Holes in Action (An Augmented Reality Experience)

From the Series Space in Action: Augmented Reality (Alternator Books ® )

Explore outer space through interactive augmented reality experiences! Black holes are invisible because light cannot escape their gravity. Explore new techniques that astronomers use to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 950
  • Dewey: 523.8/875
  • Copyright: 2020

Black Holes: The Weird Science of the Most Mysterious Objects in the Universe

In 2015 two powerful telescopes detected something physicists had been seeking for more than one hundred years—gravitational waves from the collision of two black holes. This announcement… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • Dewey: 523.8/875
  • Copyright: 2018

Breakthroughs in Deep Space Science

From the Series Space Exploration (Alternator Books ® )

Learn about new discoveries, technological achievements, and scientific breakthroughs in the exploration of deep space. Engaging photos and up-to-date information help you take a closer look… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1020
  • Dewey: 523
  • Copyright: 2019

Breakthroughs in Mars Exploration

From the Series Space Exploration (Alternator Books ® )

Will astronauts one day travel all the way to Mars? Get informed about Mars research and plans for Mars exploration, and discover key aspects of the science and technology involved in solving Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 523.43
  • Copyright: 2019

Breakthroughs in Moon Exploration

From the Series Cosmos Chronicles (Alternator Books ® )

Did you know that twelve Americans have set foot on the moon? Or that the moon has mountains, one of them taller than any found on Earth? Striking photos and fast-paced, newspaper-like text… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 629.45/4
  • Copyright: 2020

Breakthroughs in Planet and Comet Research

From the Series Space Exploration (Alternator Books ® )

Did you know some of Saturn's sixty-plus moons are covered with icy methane oceans? Or that a huge storm on Jupiter has raged for more than three hundred years? Discover what scientists are… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • Dewey: 629.43/5
  • Copyright: 2019

Breakthroughs in Space Travel

From the Series Space Exploration (Alternator Books ® )

Discover exciting changes in space travel. Learn how reusable rockets roar into space and then land gracefully on Earth. Find out how humans stay in space longer than ever and monitor the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • Dewey: 629.45
  • Copyright: 2019

Breakthroughs in Stars Research

From the Series Space Exploration (Alternator Books ® )

Investigate the newest discoveries about stars. Learn how gravitational waves flow through space and time and change our understanding of the universe. See how cutting-edge telescopes let us… Read More →

  • Lexile: 960
  • Dewey: 523.807
  • Copyright: 2019

Breakthroughs in the Search for Extraterrestrial Life

From the Series Space Exploration (Alternator Books ® )

Through reader-friendly text and incredible photos, this book explores the search for life on other planets. From exoplanets to rocks on Mars and radio waves to infrared telescopes, readers… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • Dewey: 576.8/39
  • Copyright: 2019
Spring 2023

Clasificado (Classified): La carrera secreta de Mary Golda Ross, ingeniera aeroespacial cheroqui (The Secret Career of Mary Golda Ross, Cherokee Aerospace Engineer)

An American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Award Honor Picture Book Mary Golda Ross designed classified airplanes and spacecraft as Lockheed Aircraft Corporation's first female… Read More →

  • Dewey: 629.1092 [B]
  • Copyright: 2023

Classified: The Secret Career of Mary Golda Ross, Cherokee Aerospace Engineer

An American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Award Honor Picture Book Mary Golda Ross designed classified airplanes and spacecraft as Lockheed Aircraft Corporation's first female… Read More →

  • Lexile: 940
  • Dewey: 629.1092 [B]
  • Copyright: 2021