Ever wondered why the stars shine so brightly? How do telescopes work? How were planets made? Wonder no more with this fantastic book filled with astonishing information. Young astronomers everywhere will be captivated by this dynamic approach to astronomy.
Featuring planets, stars, galaxies and spacecrafts, this guide book is also packed with activities that teach you about astronomy in an interactive way. Put theory into practice with easy-to-follow exercises showing exactly how astronomy is monitored.
Use step-by-step instructions to create your own balloon rocket or make your own sundial so you can tell time without your watch. The twinkling stars, the boiling sun, the spinning earth and the full moon are all explained in understandable, simple detail. Looking up at the nights sky will never be the same again.