skip to content
Chasing comets, asteroids, and mysterious space objects Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Chasing comets, asteroids, and mysterious space objects

Author: Nancy Dickmann
Publisher: St. Catharines, Ontario ; New York, New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2019]
Series: Mission: Space science
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Oumuamua is a space rock that formed around another star. Of the 10,000 space objects that have hurled past our Sun, this rock provides some proof that there are planets similar to Earth outside our solar system. This intriguing book reveals to young space explorers the secrets contained in the rocks that fly around in space."--
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Dickmann
ISBN: 9780778753926 0778753921 9780778753988 0778753980
OCLC Number: 1091900413
Target Audience: Ages 10-14.; Grades 7 to 8.
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: What are comets and asteroids? --
Chasing comets --
Visiting asteroids --
Avoiding impacts --
Weird and wonderful --
What's next? --
Activity : your space mission.
Series Title: Mission: Space science
Responsibility: Nancy Dickmann.

Abstract:

"Oumuamua is a space rock that formed around another star. Of the 10,000 space objects that have hurled past our Sun, this rock provides some proof that there are planets similar to Earth outside our solar system. This intriguing book reveals to young space explorers the secrets contained in the rocks that fly around in space."--

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1091900413> # Chasing comets, asteroids, and mysterious space objects
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "1091900413" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/onc> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5535341043#Topic/comets> ; # Comets
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5535341043#Topic/near_earth_objects> ; # Near-Earth objects
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/523/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5535341043#Topic/asteroids> ; # Asteroids
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1091900413#Audience> ;
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5535341043#Person/dickmann_nancy> ; # Nancy Dickmann
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contentRating "Grades 7 to 8." ;
    schema:contentRating "Ages 10-14." ;
    schema:datePublished "2019" ;
    schema:description "What are comets and asteroids? -- Chasing comets -- Visiting asteroids -- Avoiding impacts -- Weird and wonderful -- What's next? -- Activity : your space mission."@en ;
    schema:description ""Oumuamua is a space rock that formed around another star. Of the 10,000 space objects that have hurled past our Sun, this rock provides some proof that there are planets similar to Earth outside our solar system. This intriguing book reveals to young space explorers the secrets contained in the rocks that fly around in space."--"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/5535341043> ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5535341043#Series/mission_space_science> ; # Mission: Space science
    schema:name "Chasing comets, asteroids, and mysterious space objects"@en ;
    schema:productID "1091900413" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780778753988> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780778753926> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1091900413> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5535341043#Person/dickmann_nancy> # Nancy Dickmann
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Dickmann" ;
    schema:givenName "Nancy" ;
    schema:name "Nancy Dickmann" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5535341043#Series/mission_space_science> # Mission: Space science
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1091900413> ; # Chasing comets, asteroids, and mysterious space objects
    schema:name "Mission: Space science" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5535341043#Topic/near_earth_objects> # Near-Earth objects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Near-Earth objects"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780778753926>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0778753921" ;
    schema:isbn "9780778753926" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780778753988>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0778753980" ;
    schema:isbn "9780778753988" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.