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            AMAZING SOLAR SYSTEM PROJECTS: YOU CAN BUILD YOURSELF

            AMAZING SOLAR SYSTEM PROJECTS: YOU CAN BUILD YOURSELF (Hardback)

            By Lopez, Delano; Braley, Shawn

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            Investigates the solar system's inner workings, the tools used to gain information, and an array of astronomical phenomena. This book considers topics ranging from the demotion of Pluto to a space object to the greenhouse effect on Venus and the astronomical unit.

            ISBN 9781934670002
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2008
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age 9-12 years
            Series Build it Yourself
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            The Real Scientist: Space-Our Solar System and Beyond
              

            The Real Scientist: Space-Our Solar System and Beyond (Paperback)

            By Riley, Peter

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            The Real Scientist puts the WOW factor back into science - investigate, experiment, get going!

            ISBN 9781445107295
            Released NZ 8 May 2012
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Real Scientist
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            How To Gaze At The Southern Stars: Ginger Series Volume 2
              

            How To Gaze At The Southern Stars: Ginger Series Volume 2 (Paperback, 2nd edition)

            By Hall, Richard

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            From the Southern Cross to the mysterious dark companions of the Dog Stars, the constellations in this guide will help readers see the night sky in a whole new way, allowing them to enjoy the vast beauty of the solar system.

            ISBN 9780958250993
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2004
            Publisher Awa Press
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series The Ginger series
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            Earth and the Sun
             

            Earth and the Sun (Paperback)

            By MacAulay, Kelley

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            Shows how the Sun's light and warmth affect the Earth. This book describes Earth's rotation and tilt, Earth's two poles and the equator, a solar eclipse, how plants make food from sunlight, and how sunlight colors our world. It is suitable for ages 5 to 8 years.

            ISBN 9780778732129
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2008
            Publisher Crabtree Publishing Co,Canada
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Series Looking at Earth
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            EXPLORE THE SOLAR SYSTEM!: 25 GREAT PROJECTS, ACTIVITIES, EXPERIMENTS
             

            EXPLORE THE SOLAR SYSTEM!: 25 GREAT PROJECTS, ACTIVITIES, EXPERIMENTS (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Yasuda, Anita; Illustrated by Stone, Bryan

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            From a space shuttle fashioned out of a lemonade carton and felt to a Mars rover made from a cereal box and juice cans, this title offers a variety of imaginative projects that can be built with simple everyday classroom and household items. It is suitable for children of ages 7 ...to 9 years.
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            ISBN 9781934670361
            Released NZ 1 May 2009
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age 6-9 years
            Series Explore Your World
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            Hartung's Astronomical Objects for Southern Telescopes: A Handbook for Amateur Observers
               

            Hartung's Astronomical Objects for Southern Telescopes: A Handbook for Amateur Observers (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

            By Malin, David; Edited by Frew, David

            First produced in 1968, this is a completely revised and updated edition of the classic reference to stars, planets amd galaxies of the southern skies. Contains new material about the constellations and celestial systems as well as descriptions of the stars, nebulae and galaxies.... Contains black and white and colour photographs.
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            ISBN 9780522845532
            Published NZ 30 Sep 1991
            Publisher Melbourne University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Transit Of Venus: How A Rare Astronomical Alignment ChangedThe
              

            The Transit Of Venus: How A Rare Astronomical Alignment ChangedThe (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Adds, Peter; Edited by Varnham, Mary

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            On 8 June 2004, the planet Venus moved across the face of the sun. This title brings together a collection of essays from some of the scientists and historians that tell of the life-changing impact these types of cosmic events have had on the exploration and colonization of our o...wn planet.
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            ISBN 9780958262972
            Published NZ 1 May 2007
            Publisher Awa Press
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Awa Science Series
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            Bright Star Beatrice Hill Tinsley
              

            Bright Star Beatrice Hill Tinsley (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Cole Catley, Christine

            Honoured in the UK and US for her pioneering work in the origins of the universe, little is known about Tinsley in her homeland. She was a professor of astronomy at Yale University and only 40 when she died of cancer in 1981. This is a fully researched biography of this remarkabl...e woman.
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            ISBN 9781877340017
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2006
            Publisher Cape Catley
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            Astronomy under the southern skies : sun, moon, stars & planets for teachers of 9-14 year olds
             

            Astronomy under the southern skies : sun, moon, stars & planets for teachers of 9-14 year olds (Paperback, 2013 revised edition)

            By Carter, Neil

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            Neil Carter, well known NZ Steiner educator, received a sabbatical leave grant from the NZ Ministry of Education to produce a Southern Hemisphere Astronomy teaching resource for teachers of class 3 to 8 (9 to 14 year olds). The accuracy of this resource has been checked by sev...eral experts, including two astrophysicists, as well as the education and public programmes manager at Carter's Observatory in Wellington, NZ.
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            ISBN 9780473223519
            Published NZ 25 Oct 2012
            Publisher Misc Pub
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            They Dance in the Sky
              

            They Dance in the Sky (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Monroe, Jean Guard; Williamson, Ray A.; Illustrated by Stewart, Edgar

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            For countless generations, Native American storytellers have watched the night sky and told tales of the stars and the constellations. The stars themselves tell many tales, and this compelling book features the stories and myths from a collection of Native American traditions. Il...lustrations.
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            ISBN 9780618809127
            Released NZ 27 Apr 1987
            Publisher Houghton Mifflin
            Interest Age 9-11 years
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