Susan Rose Simms
  • Grades / Interest Level 5 - 12
  • Reading Level 3
  • Lexile HL670
  • Format 5½" x 8½"
  • Pages 48
  • Product Code 2275-0 ( MR #068192 )

Price $10.95

- +

How big is the Milky Way Galaxy? Where is our Earth located among its billions of stars? People have been studying galaxies for hundreds of years. We have learned a lot–but there is still much to discover. Find out more about stars, black holes, dark matter, and other things that make up galaxies!
Glossary: astronomer, black hole, bulge, cluster, dark matter, elliptical galaxy, filament, galaxy, gravity, halo, irregular galaxy, light-year, pressure, spiral galaxy, supercluster, supermassive, supernova, void
Table of Contents
  • Our Home Galaxy
  • Discovering Galaxies
  • Types of Galaxies
  • Birth of a Galaxy
  • Black Holes
  • The Space Between

Super Science Facts <show description>