The Planets

The Planets

Book - 2014
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Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency, The Planets is an awe-inspiring journey through the Solar System, from Earth to Mars and beyond.

Viewed layer by layer, planets and other objects in the Solar System are taken out of the night sky and presented on a white background, revealing every detail of their surface and internal anatomy in astonishing detail.

Looking at planets, the Sun, hundreds of moons and thousands of asteroids and comets, The Planets includes timelines that chronicle all major Space missions, right up to the latest Mars rovers, and infographics that present fascinating facts about all planets and the Solar System in a fresh new way.

Publisher: New York, New York :, DK Publishing,, 2014
Edition: First American edition
ISBN: 9781465424648
Branch Call Number: 523.4 COU
Characteristics: 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps, portraits ; 31 cm


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Jun 12, 2018

Great book! Loved the size comparison at the beginning!

Mar 20, 2018

My son loves this book!

Mar 14, 2018

Hello, darlings - If you are interested in knowing about the different planets of our solar system - This book is sure to be of great value to you. The pictures are superb and the informative text will give you up-to-date facts about all of these massive orbs that are rotating around the sun.

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