The Solar System

Age Level: 9–15  Grade Level: 4–10

Billions of stars make up our vast Milky Way galaxy. Within the Milky Way lies our Star the Sun, with its Earth, and the rest of the solar system. Each book explores the latest scientific discoveries and planetary missions in humankind's quest to understand how the universe and our Solar System were created. Majestic images from outer space are included, and updated Internet links allow the reader to access the latest information.

  • Focuses on the Solar System—the sun, the planets, and their moons
  • Explores the latest scientific discoveries and planetary missions in humankind’s quest to understand how the universe was created
  • 30 Report Links per title provide quality Internet sites for further research
  • Supports the Science curriculum
  • 6” x 9”
  • 48pp.
  • Illus. with color photographs and illustrations
  • Contains a glossary, chapter notes, a further reading list, and an index
  • Spring 2005
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Earth

Earth

A MyReportLinks.com Book

Stephen Feinstein
The planet we call home, and the only planet we know of that supports life, is examined in this book by author Stephen Feinstein, which takes a look at Earth’s past, present, and place in the universe...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-5301-4
Binding: Library Ed.
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Jupiter

Jupiter

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Stephen Feinstein
Author Stephen Feinstein takes a look at Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system. This gas giant has more than sixty known satellites and several rings...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-5303-8
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Mars

Mars

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Stephen Feinstein
An interesting history of humankind’s fascination with Mars and its potential for intelligent life is just one part of this look at the Red Planet by author Stephen Feinstein. Highlights include information about current and future missions to Mars...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-5302-1
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Mercury

Mercury

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Kim A. O'Connell
Mercury, the planet closest to the Sun, is also the smallest, densest, and least explored of the terrestrial planets. Author Kim O’Connell examines this heavily cratered and fast-moving planet that was known by the ancients but still offers scientists much to discover...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-5209-3
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Neptune

Neptune

A MyReportLinks.com Book

Glenn Scherer and Marty Fletcher
Stargazers and authors Glenn Scherer and Marty Fletcher examine the eighth planet from the Sun in NEPTUNE, part of THE SOLAR SYSTEM series. This book takes a look at how Neptune was discovered and by whom, as well as the planet’s atmosphere, rings and moons, and its weird and wild weather...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-5211-6
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Saturn

Saturn

A MyReportLinks.com Book

Stephen Feinstein
In 1610, Galileo was the first person to observe Saturn through a telescope, and he was amazed to find what he called “cup handles” around the planet. Fifty years would pass before these cup handles were correctly identified by a Dutch astronomer, Christiaan Huygens, as rings...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-5304-5
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