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The Resource Alien planets, writer, Darlene Stille

Alien planets, writer, Darlene Stille

Label
Alien planets
Title
Alien planets
Statement of responsibility
writer, Darlene Stille
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An introduction to extrasolar planets, with information about their formation and characteristics. Includes diagrams, fun facts, a glossary, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
FTX
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Stille, Darlene R.,
Dewey number
523.24 qS857 2017
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1070L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
J523.24 ALI
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc.,
Series statement
Explore the universe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Extrasolar planets
  • Doppler effect
  • Extrasolar planets
  • Extrasolar planets
  • Planets
  • Doppler effect
  • Life on other planets
  • Life on other planets
  • Planets
  • Extrasolar planets
  • Extrasolar planets.
  • Solar system
  • Solar system
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Alien planets, writer, Darlene Stille
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Do most other planetary systems have stars like the sun?
  • Focus on: what other planetary systems might be like
  • Is it hard to find extrasolar planets?
  • How do astronomers look for extrasolar planets?
  • Focus on: the Doppler effect in finding exoplanets
  • Which planet-finding method have astronomers used the most?
  • Have scientists ever seen an extrasolar planet?
  • Are any extrasolar planets like Earth?
  • What is a super-Earth?
  • What is a pulsar planet?
  • What is a planetary system?
  • Focus on: what extrasolar planets might look like
  • What is a gas giant?
  • What is a hot Jupiter?
  • What is a hot Neptune?
  • What makes Earth right for life?
  • Is there life on extrasolar planets?
  • Why is the size of an extrasolar planet important?
  • How will scientists know if there is life on an extrasolar planet?
  • Are there new ways to search for extrasolar planets?
  • What is in the solar system?
  • Focus on: how the solar system formed
  • What is an extrasolar planet?
  • What was the first extrasolar planet found?
  • How many extrasolar planets have been discovered?
  • How many other planetary systems are there?
  • How far away are other planetary systems?
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780716624950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn966317381
  • (OCoLC)966317381
Label
Alien planets, writer, Darlene Stille
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Do most other planetary systems have stars like the sun?
  • Focus on: what other planetary systems might be like
  • Is it hard to find extrasolar planets?
  • How do astronomers look for extrasolar planets?
  • Focus on: the Doppler effect in finding exoplanets
  • Which planet-finding method have astronomers used the most?
  • Have scientists ever seen an extrasolar planet?
  • Are any extrasolar planets like Earth?
  • What is a super-Earth?
  • What is a pulsar planet?
  • What is a planetary system?
  • Focus on: what extrasolar planets might look like
  • What is a gas giant?
  • What is a hot Jupiter?
  • What is a hot Neptune?
  • What makes Earth right for life?
  • Is there life on extrasolar planets?
  • Why is the size of an extrasolar planet important?
  • How will scientists know if there is life on an extrasolar planet?
  • Are there new ways to search for extrasolar planets?
  • What is in the solar system?
  • Focus on: how the solar system formed
  • What is an extrasolar planet?
  • What was the first extrasolar planet found?
  • How many extrasolar planets have been discovered?
  • How many other planetary systems are there?
  • How far away are other planetary systems?
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780716624950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn966317381
  • (OCoLC)966317381

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