Cover of: Star spotters | David Jefferis

Star spotters

telescopes and observatories

Published by Crabtree Pub in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

When did people first observe the skies?
Why is much of the universe invisible?
How fast does light travel through space?
How does an optical telescope work?
Are big telescopes better than small ones?
Why is radio astronomy so important?
Observing outer space
How do we find out about the sun?
What can the hubble space telescope see?
Where do we look for infrared targets?
What is X-ray astronomy?
What are astronomy's new frontiers?
Young astronomer
How can i go star spotting?
Database
Facts and figures
Glossary, going further.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Series
Exploring our solar system
Genre
Juvenile literature.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
522
Library of Congress
QB500.262 .J44 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22795464M
Internet Archive
isbn_9780778737254
ISBN 13
9780778737421, 9780778737254
LC Control Number
2008049242
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