Exploring Our Universe: Asteroids, Comets, and Meteoroids, 1st Edition

  • Lauren Kukla
  • Published By: Checkerboard Library
  • ISBN-10: 1624023606
  • ISBN-13: 9781624023606
  • DDC: 523.44
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released March 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Climb aboard! Explore the difference between meteor, meteorite, and meteoroid! Investigate comet composition and development and their observation through history! Learn about asteroids! Learn about key astronomers tools such as telescopes and the Deep Impact spacecraft! See an infographic showing a comet's orbit! Did You Know? facts and a Guidebook of Near Earth Objects complete your journey. Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Mission: Meteors and More.
1: Hurtling Through Space.
2: Comets.
3: Asteroids.
4: Confusing Comets.
5: Story of a Meteor.
6: Impact!.
7: Hunting NEOs.
Near-Earth Object Guidebook.