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The Resource The speed of starlight, Colin Stuart ; illustrated by Ximo Abadڳia

The speed of starlight, Colin Stuart ; illustrated by Ximo Abadڳia

Label
The speed of starlight
Title
The speed of starlight
Statement of responsibility
Colin Stuart ; illustrated by Ximo Abadڳia
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the topics of physics, light and color, sound, and space, covering such topics as sonar sound, the speed of light, exploding stars, and the basics of quantum physics
Has edition
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10823496
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stuart, Colin
Dewey number
530
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC25
LC item number
.S72 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Abadڳia, Ximo
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Sound
  • Light
  • Outer space
  • Physics
  • Sound
  • Light
  • Outer space
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an exploration of physics, sound, light, and space
Label
The speed of starlight, Colin Stuart ; illustrated by Ximo Abadڳia
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An exploration of physics, sound, light, and space." -- cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Physics. Welcome to the universe ; What is physics? ; Newton's laws of motion ; Down to Earth ; Electricity and magnetism ; Inside the atom ; Energy -- Sound. What is sound? ; How do we hear? ; HIgh and low ; Pitch perfect ; Technically speaking ; How loud is loud? ; Peace and quiet ; Breaking the sound barrier ; Seismic shakes ; Noises of the world ; Sounds in space -- Light and color. What is light? ; How do we see? ; The speed of starlight ; Sunlight ; Moonlight ; The sun's core ; Ferocious flashes ; Making food from sunlight ; Why is the sky blue? ; Splitting the rainbow ; Spectacular eclipses ; Nature's light displays -- Space. Telescopes ; Invisible rays ; In the beginning ; Searching for aliens ; How old are stars? ; The dark universe ; Black holes ; Standard candles ; The expanding universe
Control code
on1121278614
Dimensions
35 cm
Edition
  • First U.S. edition.
  • Reinforced trade edition.
Extent
77 pages
Isbn
9781536208559
Lccn
2019939177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1121278614
Label
The speed of starlight, Colin Stuart ; illustrated by Ximo Abadڳia
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An exploration of physics, sound, light, and space." -- cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Physics. Welcome to the universe ; What is physics? ; Newton's laws of motion ; Down to Earth ; Electricity and magnetism ; Inside the atom ; Energy -- Sound. What is sound? ; How do we hear? ; HIgh and low ; Pitch perfect ; Technically speaking ; How loud is loud? ; Peace and quiet ; Breaking the sound barrier ; Seismic shakes ; Noises of the world ; Sounds in space -- Light and color. What is light? ; How do we see? ; The speed of starlight ; Sunlight ; Moonlight ; The sun's core ; Ferocious flashes ; Making food from sunlight ; Why is the sky blue? ; Splitting the rainbow ; Spectacular eclipses ; Nature's light displays -- Space. Telescopes ; Invisible rays ; In the beginning ; Searching for aliens ; How old are stars? ; The dark universe ; Black holes ; Standard candles ; The expanding universe
Control code
on1121278614
Dimensions
35 cm
Edition
  • First U.S. edition.
  • Reinforced trade edition.
Extent
77 pages
Isbn
9781536208559
Lccn
2019939177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1121278614

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