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The Resource We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics, Christine Zuchora-Walske

We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics, Christine Zuchora-Walske

Label
We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics
Title
We're the center of the universe!
Title remainder
science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics
Statement of responsibility
Christine Zuchora-Walske
Title variation
We are the center of the universe!
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Did you know that hundreds of years ago, the sun orbited Earth? Actually, this isn't true, but people thought it was! Discover other missteps and odd theories in physics and astronomy."--
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Provided by publisher
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Zuchora-Walske, Christine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • 800 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
Grades 5-8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.4
Series statement
Science gets it wrong
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Cosmology
  • Physics
  • Errors, Scientific
Target audience
juvenile
Label
We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics, Christine Zuchora-Walske
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 30-31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
We're the center of the universe! -- Those goofy wandering stars -- Hot times on planet sun -- Beware the Martian hordes! -- Poor little Pluto -- Our lives are written in the stars -- As earth moves, the oceans slosh -- Don't get hit by a comet! -- Smackdown! golf ball vs. bowling ball -- Everything is made of earth, air, fire, and water -- No matter? no light -- The unchanging universe
Control code
ocn863632881
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781467736633
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013045903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781467736633
  • (OCoLC)863632881
  • (Sirsi) b13476683
Label
We're the center of the universe! : science's biggest mistakes about astronomy and physics, Christine Zuchora-Walske
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 30-31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
We're the center of the universe! -- Those goofy wandering stars -- Hot times on planet sun -- Beware the Martian hordes! -- Poor little Pluto -- Our lives are written in the stars -- As earth moves, the oceans slosh -- Don't get hit by a comet! -- Smackdown! golf ball vs. bowling ball -- Everything is made of earth, air, fire, and water -- No matter? no light -- The unchanging universe
Control code
ocn863632881
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781467736633
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013045903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781467736633
  • (OCoLC)863632881
  • (Sirsi) b13476683

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