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The Resource Searching for alien life, by Todd Kortemeier

Searching for alien life, by Todd Kortemeier

Label
Searching for alien life
Title
Searching for alien life
Statement of responsibility
by Todd Kortemeier
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Searching for Alien Life offers a cutting-edge, comprehensive look at one of science's biggest challenges. Includes a look at the history of the topic, recent breakthroughs, key facts to consider, and questions that remain unanswered."--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Dewey number
576.8/39
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Grades 4 to 6
  • 760
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QB54
LC item number
.K567 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.4
Series statement
Science frontiers
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Searching for alien life, by Todd Kortemeier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
People have scanned the skies for centuries -- SETI starts the search for intelligent life -- Radio telescopes are always listening -- Spacecraft carry messages -- NASA leads the search for life -- Alien life may be basic -- Rovers look for Martians -- Exoplanets could be other Earths -- NASA hopes to return soil from Mars -- Manned mission to Mars: the next giant leap -- Bigger telescopes might spot life -- The chemical laptop is a space laboratory
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353801
Lccn
2016007566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
ocn944394260
Label
Searching for alien life, by Todd Kortemeier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
People have scanned the skies for centuries -- SETI starts the search for intelligent life -- Radio telescopes are always listening -- Spacecraft carry messages -- NASA leads the search for life -- Alien life may be basic -- Rovers look for Martians -- Exoplanets could be other Earths -- NASA hopes to return soil from Mars -- Manned mission to Mars: the next giant leap -- Bigger telescopes might spot life -- The chemical laptop is a space laboratory
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353801
Lccn
2016007566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
ocn944394260

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