The Resource Telescopes and space probes, (electronic reource)

Telescopes and space probes, (electronic reource)

Label
Telescopes and space probes
Title
Telescopes and space probes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An introduction to the history of telescopes and space probes for primary and intermediate grade students with information about their features and use. Includes a list of highlights for each chapter, fun facts, glossary, resource list, and index"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
ICWB
Dewey number
522/.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
1080
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QB88
LC item number
.T318 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading level
7.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
Explore the solar system
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space probes
  • Telescopes
  • Solar system
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Telescopes and space probes, (electronic reource)
Link
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/ebooks/mall/instt/catalog/urn:ISBN:978-0-7166-1894-2/detail.do?subacct=M5013
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Telescopes -- What is a telescope? -- Who invented the telescope? -- What is an optical telescope? -- How do optical telescopes "see"? -- Where are the largest optical telescopes on Earth? -- What is a radio telescope? -- What is an infrared telescope? -- What is an ultraviolet telescope? -- What are X-ray and gamma-ray telescopes? -- What is an observatory? -- What is the Hubble space telescope? -- How does Hubble stay in orbit? -- Why is Hubble so important? -- Space probes -- What is a space probe? -- What do space probes do? -- What can space probes do that astronauts can't? -- Where did early space probes go? -- When did space probes reach Mercury, Venus, and Mars? -- Which other probes have studied Mars? -- Which rovers have explored Mars? -- What did the Phoenix lander discover on Mars? -- What have the voyager probes taught us about the solar system? -- Which probes have studied Jupiter? -- Which probe is studying Saturn? -- What have we learned from probes to the sun? -- What have we learned from stardust and near? -- What messages have we sent into space? -- What is "space junk"?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (64 pages)
Isbn
9780716618942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
icwb2662
Label
Telescopes and space probes, (electronic reource)
Link
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/ebooks/mall/instt/catalog/urn:ISBN:978-0-7166-1894-2/detail.do?subacct=M5013
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Telescopes -- What is a telescope? -- Who invented the telescope? -- What is an optical telescope? -- How do optical telescopes "see"? -- Where are the largest optical telescopes on Earth? -- What is a radio telescope? -- What is an infrared telescope? -- What is an ultraviolet telescope? -- What are X-ray and gamma-ray telescopes? -- What is an observatory? -- What is the Hubble space telescope? -- How does Hubble stay in orbit? -- Why is Hubble so important? -- Space probes -- What is a space probe? -- What do space probes do? -- What can space probes do that astronauts can't? -- Where did early space probes go? -- When did space probes reach Mercury, Venus, and Mars? -- Which other probes have studied Mars? -- Which rovers have explored Mars? -- What did the Phoenix lander discover on Mars? -- What have the voyager probes taught us about the solar system? -- Which probes have studied Jupiter? -- Which probe is studying Saturn? -- What have we learned from probes to the sun? -- What have we learned from stardust and near? -- What messages have we sent into space? -- What is "space junk"?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (64 pages)
Isbn
9780716618942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
icwb2662

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