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Title Comets and meteors.

Publication Info. Broomall, PA : Mason Crest, [2017]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bourbonnais PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - BDBB-2  J 523 COM    AVAILABLE
 Morris Area PL Adult Non Fiction - MRBB-3  YA 523.5 COM    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  J 523.5 COM    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  J523.51 COM    AVAILABLE
Description 40 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Solar system
Solar system (Mason Crest Publishers)
Note Includes index.
Contents Night sky spectaculars -- Stars of ill omen -- Heads and tails -- In from the cold -- Edmond Halley's comet -- Catch a falling star -- Stones from the sky -- Shaping other worlds -- Many mini-planets -- Looking at asteroids -- Cosmic collisions -- The Hubble Telescope -- Near-Earth objects -- Rosetta : on the way to a comet -- Rosetta lands! -- Nothing but the facts.
Summary Though comets only visit our part of the Solar System periodically, they, too, are among the celestial bodies that orbit the Sun. Find out more about their incredible journeys through space and how they came to be. Plus, read about meteors, the flying bodies of rock and ice that smash into planets throughout the Solar System. See how they have affected the shape and formation of planets, and how Earth is preparing to watch for their approach.
Subject Comets -- Juvenile literature.
Meteors -- Juvenile literature.
Comets. (OCoLC)fst00869108
Meteors. (OCoLC)fst01018532
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781422235485 (hardback)
1422235483 (hardback)
9781422235478 (series)
1422235475 (series)

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