Far-Out Guide to Jupiter

Far-Out Guide to Jupiter


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Jupiter is Gigantic! It is bigger than any other planet in our solar system. It has rings and centuries-old storms. It has more than sixty moons, too-some with underground oceans! How do we know all this?

Space probes from Earth have visited Jupiter. These robotic explorers have taught us a lot about the King of Planets. Learn about the amazing missions, the dedicated scientists who plan them, and more far-out facts about the fifth planet from the Sun. All the facts you need, and lots more, are included in this up-to-date book.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766031845
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/01/2010
Series: Far-Out Guide to the Solar System Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.86(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.32(d)
Age Range: 9 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Chapter 1 A Giant with Stripes 8

Jupiter at a Glance 18

Fast Facts about Jupiter 19

Jupiter Timeline of Exploration and Discovery 22

Chapter 2 Worlds of fire and Ice 24

Chapter 3 What's Next for Jupiter? 38

Words to know 44

Find out More and Get Updates 46

Index 48

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