Far-Out Guide to the Sun

Far-Out Guide to the Sun

by Mary Kay Carson


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Everything in Our Solar System Orbits The Sun. It is the center of our solar system, and affects everything in it. Sometimes the Sun creates powerful storms and solar winds. How do we know all this? Spacecraft from Earth have visited the Sun. These robotic explorers have taught us a lot about the star at the center of our solar system. Learn about the amazing missions, the dedicated scientists who plan them, and more far-out facts about the Sun. All the facts you need, and lots more, are included in this up-to-date book.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781598451801
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/01/2010
Series: Far-Out Guide to the Solar System Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Chapter 1 Watching Space Weather 8

Sun at a Glance 24

Fast Facts About the Sun 25

Sun Timeline of Exploration and Discovery 28

Chapter 2 Capturing a Piece of the Sun 30

Chapter 3 What's Next for the Sun? 40

Words to Know 44

Find Out More and Get Updates 46

Index 48

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
As the other cats finish up, Whitefury and Bramblepaw move into the outcrop. "What are we doing today?" Bramblepaw asked. "We will do a lesson, and then some battle practice." Whitefury responded, "So sit down." He added a second later. Bramblepaw sat and prepared to listen. Whitefury cleared his throat and began, "Do you know about a cat named Redspirit?" He asked, "Yeah, cats talked about him., i've heard his name but i don't know why." Bramblepaw responded. "Redspirit wasn't a good cat. He was a tyrant, in some sense. He, with the help of a dark-forrest warrior, took over Horseclan for a short time," whitefury left the part where he "helped" out.. "He killed a few cats, and did other things to others. Why am i telling you? Well, i feel you should learn about these things.. If we ignore or forget our clans past, we're bound to repeat it some time down the road. I also am trying to teach you to notice tirany(zpell fail) so that it doesn't have to happen again. Redspirit was corupted by greed for power, and he was merciless. Now that you know who he was, we'll move on now. Jump at me." He said. Bramblepaw looked confused and did what he was ask. Whitefury grabed him in the air and threw him to the ground, "don't let cats taunt you.." He said..... (Post the rest later..
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Oh and Lily, I'm locked out of both main camps (Ashclan and Horseclan) so if it isn't too much trouble could you help me?) He watches in horror as blood from the wound splatters the ground. He immediatly sheaths his claws and responds to her battering by going limp for a second. Then, as she finally relaxes her grip, he pushes upward, knocking her off. He purrs, knowing he did a good job, but then shakes his head and launches into a hunting crouch, ready to pounce if needed.