Astronomy

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Thrilling new discoveries in science and technology are announced almost daily. Cutting-Edge Science and Technology keeps readers at the forefront of new research. Astronomycovers the hottest topics in deep space, including exoplanets, black holes, and dark matter, as well as the amazing telescope technology that makes this work possible. High-impact photos and explanatory graphics and charts bring scientific concepts to life. Features include essential facts, a glossary, selected bibliography, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
BISACS JNF051040, JNF061010
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science & Technology
Copyright 2016
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2015-12-15
ISBN 9781624039133, 9781680770902
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.75 x 8.5
Lexile 1100
ATOS Reading Level 0.0
ATOS Interest Level MG+
Accelerated Reader® Quiz Pending
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.0
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network
 

Cutting-Edge Science and Technology - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

For more dedicated students exploring future careers in high-tech science, these eye-opening surveys both lay out current areas of progress and impart a heady sense of the breathtaking pace of discovery. Along with offering broad overviews enriched with specific descriptions of relevant physical, chemical, and biological processes, each author cites specific recent experiments, research projects, and newly opened fields of inquiry. Each volume includes several sidebar profiles of renowned and/or currently active researchers and cogent discussions of issues or controversies. These titles will update and deepen science collections of any size and scope.

Author: Liz Kruesi