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Space: The Whole Whizz-Bang Story (Science Sorted) [Kindle Edition]

Glenn Murphy
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What is a black hole? How do we know that stars and galaxies are billions of years old? What is the difference between stars and planets? Glenn Murphy, author of Why is Snot Green?, answers these and a lot of other brilliant questions in this funny and informative book.

Packed with doodles and information about all sorts of incredible things, like supermassive black holes, galaxies, telescopes, planets, solar flares, constellations, eclipses and red dwarfs, this book contains absolutely no boring bits!



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..".a humorous and approachable overview of astronomy." --"School Library Journal "

Book Description

What is a black hole? How do we know that stars and galaxies are billions of years old? What is the difference between stars and planets? Glenn Murphy, author of Why is Snot Green?, answers these and a lot of other brilliant questions in this funny and informative book. Packed with doodles and information about all sorts of incredible things, like supermassive black holes, galaxies, telescopes, planets, solar flares, constellations, eclipses and red dwarfs, this book contains absolutely no boring bits!

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 6704 KB
  • Print Length: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books; Main Market Ed. edition (4 July 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00CP4I4H0
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #44,247 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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Glenn Murphy received his masters in science communication from London's Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine. He wrote his first popular science book, Why Is Snot Green?, while managing the Explainer team at the Science Museum in London. In 2007 he moved to the United States. He now lives and works in Raleigh, North Carolina, with his wife, Heather,and two unusually large and ill-tempered cats. His favourite science fact: the eye of a Collossal Squid measures 27cm (almost a foot) across. It has the largest eyes of any animal in the world. He has is currently writing his 9th book.

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My son loves the whole series. Highly recommend as it moves him out of the fiction zone to more educational books.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Space 19 Jun. 2014
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This told me everything about space and planet's.It feels like the books talking to you .I would get this book
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Excellent book for grandchildren!
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Spectacular
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