STEM: Space Science

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Explore Mars

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Planet Explorer

After Earth, Mars is the most explored planet in our solar system. Rovers travel across its surface to find out answers to scientists' questions. What is Mars like? Did it ever have life?… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 523.43
  • Copyright: 2021

Explore Mercury

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Planet Explorer

Embark on a journey to get closer to the sun than you ever have before. Readers will discover more about Mercury, the smallest planet in our solar system, and see how it compares to the other Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • Dewey: 523.41
  • Copyright: 2021

Explore Neptune

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Planet Explorer

Did you know that Neptune is the windiest planet in the solar system? Discover more about Neptune in this exciting look at the farthest planet from the sun. Access a downloadable 3D printer… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 523.48
  • Copyright: 2021
Fall 2022

Explore Rockets

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Space

Blast off in this exciting exploration of these essential space machines! Readers will learn about the history of rockets, how rockets work, how we may use rockets in the future, and more.… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • Dewey: 621.43/56
  • Copyright: 2023
Fall 2022

Explore Rovers

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Space

Rovers traverse parts of space that people can't easily get to. While they explore they use special tools, take samples, and search for signs of life. Readers will love learning about these… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • Dewey: 629.2/95
  • Copyright: 2023
Fall 2022

Explore Satellites

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Space

How can you watch your favorite TV shows almost anywhere? How do scientists learn what's happening in far-off galaxies? Readers discover how satellites make our lives easier and keep people… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Dewey: 629.46
  • Copyright: 2023

Explore Saturn

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Planet Explorer

Learn about Saturn's vast and beautiful network of rings, and see how it is similar to or different from other planets. Access a downloadable 3D printer model from NASA via Page Plus QR codes. Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • Dewey: 523.46
  • Copyright: 2021
Fall 2022

Explore Space Probes

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Space

How do we know if there is water on Mars? How do we know what planets look like? We send probes to look around! Readers learn how scientists use space probes to study planets in our solar… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 629.43/5
  • Copyright: 2023
Fall 2022

Explore Space Stations

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Space

Astronauts live and study on space stations as they orbit Earth. Readers will love learning fascinating details about these structures, from their beginnings to how they might be used in the future. Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • Dewey: 629.44/2
  • Copyright: 2023
Fall 2022

Explore Telescopes

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Space

Scientists use telescopes to see galaxies too far away to see in the night sky. But how do telescopes see so far? With energetic text and engaging backmatter, readers will discover how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Dewey: 522/.2
  • Copyright: 2023

Explore Uranus

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Planet Explorer

This cold, giant plant may be far away, but scientists know lots about it and are striving to discover even more. Learn all about Uranus and what makes it such a cool planet. Access a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: 523.47
  • Copyright: 2021

Explore Venus

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Planet Explorer

See how Venus compares to all the neighboring planets. Cool facts and scientific information will help young readers explore the hottest planet in our solar system. Access a downloadable 3D… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 523.42
  • Copyright: 2021

Exploring Black Holes

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

What space objects can have millions of times more mass than our Sun, but they remain invisible? Black holes! Their gravity is so strong that not even light can escape. In this book, you'll… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 523.8'875
  • Copyright: 2012

Exploring Dangers in Space: Asteroids, Space Junk, and More

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

Have objects from space ever hit Earth? Yes! Every day small meteoroids crash into the atmosphere. Some burn up, but some hit the ground. Space junk also falls to Earth. Comets and asteroids… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • ATOS: 3.9
  • Dewey: 551.3'9
  • Copyright: 2012

Exploring Exoplanets

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

Could there be other planets in the universe similar to those in our solar system? Yes! Scientists have discovered worlds circling distant stars. They call these objects exoplanets. In this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 523.2'4
  • Copyright: 2012

Exploring Space Robots

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

How can robots help us explore space? A probe called New Horizons is zooming through the outer solar system. It's headed to Pluto. It and other space robots can go where people cannot… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 629.46
  • Copyright: 2012

Exploring Space Travel

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

How long does it take to get into outer space? About nine minutes! Powerful vehicles carry people beyond Earth's atmosphere in a short time. But astronauts train for years before they go on… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 629.45
  • Copyright: 2012

Exploring the International Space Station

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Amazing about Space?

What’s longer than a football field, weighs more than 450 cars, yet flies miles above Earth's surface? It’s the International Space Station. In this book, you'll learn how the station was… Read More →

  • Lexile: 640
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 629.44'2
  • Copyright: 2012

Garbage in Space: A Space Discovery Guide

From the Series Space Discovery Guides

Did you know that companies and governments send more than one hundred satellites into space every year? And that most of those satellites continue to orbit Earth—even after they have stopped Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • ATOS: 6.9
  • Dewey: 363.72/80919
  • Copyright: 2017
Spring 2023

Her Eyes on the Stars: Maria Mitchell, Astronomer

Maria Mitchell’s curiosity about the night sky led her to spend hours studying the stars. She discovered a comet as a young woman, winning an award from the King of Denmark for being the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 509
  • Copyright: 2023
Fall 2022

How the Sun Will Save the World

From the Series STEM to the Rescue

The sun shines bright over our planet. It gives plants and animals life. And it might be the answer to life on Earth lasting even longer. STEM to the rescue! Scientists, inventors, and energy Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 523
  • Copyright: 2023
10 titles

Jesse Steam Mysteries — Hardcover Set

From the Series Jesse Steam Mysteries

Ten-year-old Jesse Steam's curiosity about how the world works leads her to one mystery after another as she pedals around town with Mr. Stubbs, her tabby cat, keeping her company in the bike Read More →

  • Copyright: 2021
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $266.50
  • Your Price: $199.88
  • 10 titles
5 titles

Jesse Steam Mysteries — Paperback Set

From the Series Jesse Steam Mysteries

Ten-year-old Jesse Steam's curiosity about how the world works leads her to one mystery after another as she pedals around town with Mr. Stubbs, her tabby cat, keeping her company in the bike Read More →

  • Copyright: 2021
  • Paperback
  • List Price: $44.95
  • Your Price: $42.70
  • 5 titles
Fall 2022 6 titles

Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Space — Hardcover Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Exploring Space

Inspired by NASA's latest technology, these books will thrill readers interested in space exploration and amazing machines! With every title, readers are introduced to the cutting-edge tools… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $167.94
  • Your Price: $125.96
  • 6 titles