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Stott, Carole

Overview
Works: 198 works in 748 publications in 17 languages and 21,644 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Miscellanea  Encyclopedias  History  Observations  Pictorial works  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Creator, Contributor, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Carole Stott
Space exploration by Carole Stott( Book )

50 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes rockets, exploratory vehicles, and other technological aspects of space exploration, satellites, space stations, and the life and work of astronauts
I wonder why stars twinkle and other questions about space by Carole Stott( Book )

47 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions about space such as, "Are stars star-shaped," "Which is the coldest planet," and "What is a black hole.".#x1E;0
New astronomer by Carole Stott( Book )

47 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 10 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the wonders of astronomy features star charts for both the northern and southern hemispheres and practical directions for exploring the night sky
The planets by Heather Couper( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency
Night sky by Carole Stott( Book )

44 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and illustrates the astronomical aspects of the sky, including constellations, planets, moons, and the astronomer's role in observing these
Stars and planets by Carole Stott( Book )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From our solar system neighbors to the mysteries of deep space, this remarkable book explores the planets and stars of our galaxy and beyond. Will interplanetary travel become routine? Why do stars explode? KFK Stars & Planets will motivate avid young astronomers and aspiring astronauts to consider all the biggest questions
Space by Carole Stott( Book )

30 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space is crammed full of incredible stuff to dip into, from gargantuan galaxies to astounding asteroids, all revealed in a fascinating, exciting, totally different way : it's like a science museum, a search engine, and the world's biggest planetarium all rolled into one
Hubble : the mirror on the universe by Robin Kerrod( Book )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latest photos from Hubble's recent discoveries, with fascinating new and updated information. After 17 years, 25,000 astronomical targets and more than 700,000 images, the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) continues to return images and data that amaze astronomers. Within the past few months alone, the Hubble has revealed a gold mine of just-formed star systems in the newborn Universe, provided detailed views of a second red spot emerging on Jupiter, and confirmed that monster black holes lurk at the center of galaxies. This brand new and updated edition features: 80 new full-color images A new introduction that reveals Hubble's future The data behind Pluto's recent demotion to non-planetary status Hubble's most important and fascinating new discoveries Explanations of how these new discoveries are revising scientific understanding of the Universe. New photographs reveal astonishing and previously unseen details of what once appeared only as gray blurs or dots on a star map. Examples include the Eagle Nebula and the birth of a star; newly formed stars blowing a cavity in the center of the Small Magellanic Cloud; colliding Antennae galaxies; and a massive galaxy just under assembly. Hubble transports readers beyond our solar system to galaxies millions -- even billions -- of light years away. These dramatic, unforgettable new images bring into sharp focus the ways in which the Universe is unfolding in new and astonishing ways
Moon landing : the race for the moon by Carole Stott( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early attempts at building rockets and satellites - Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space - John Glenn - Astronaut training and selection - The Apollo spacesuit - Testing and building a rocket - Apollo 11 and the first crew to reach the moon - Exploring the moon - Investigating the Moon's surface - Data on the Moon
Starfinder : the complete beginner's guide to the night sky by Carole Stott( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[This book] explains all you need to know about the Solar System and the Universe and shows you how to find and recognize objects such as stars and planets. To help you build your astronmy skills, it includes a month-by-month observation guide, a detailed explanation of all 88 constellations, and a planisphere that reveals the night sky at any time of year."--Publisher description
The stars : the definitive visual guide to the cosmos by Robert Dinwiddie( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The definitive visual guide to exploring all the marvels of the stars, the Milky Way, and the universe beyond. Chart the wonders of the cosmos in our own solar system and beyond with The Stars. Packed with 3-D artworks of each constellation and incredible new imagery from the Hubble Space Telescope, ground-based observatories worldwide, and more, this awe-inspiring guide features the most fascinating objects known to astronomy, from glittering star-birth nebulae to supermassive black holes. The position, size, and color of every night-sky object is revealed with unprecedented clarity, and a specially commissioned 3-D model of the celestial sphere that surrounds our planet charts all 88 constellations, together forming a complete map of the sky. From the Big Bang to the search for extraterrestrial life, key areas in astronomy and cosmology are covered, and colorful infographics distill a wealth of data into an easy-to-digest visual format. Whether you want to know more about space and the night sky or are eager to take up stargazing, The Stars is your guide to exploring these fascinating marvels of the universe, "--Amazon.com
Space! by Carole Stott( Book )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Displays images from NASA's archives of the universe, and offers insights from engineers and scientists on the history of space exploration
Astronomy by Kristen Lippincott( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the history of astronomy, identifies important astronomers, and summarizes what is known about the Sun, Moon, planets, and stars
Planets by Carole Stott( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a detailed look at the heavenly bodies that make up the solar system, describing the eight planets that orbit the Sun, the moons, asteroids, and dwarf planets in the system, and the spacecrafts humans have created to explore the stars
1001 facts about space by Carole Stott( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of many facts about outer space
Images of the universe( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sky. A good picture is the goal of most astronomers, whether it be beamed back to Earth by way of sophisticated and expensive technology, shot with a camera or simply drawn. In this book a special emphasis is placed on images of our universe. This book will appeal to anyone interested in present-day knowledge of our surrounding in space. An awareness of our position in space may help the reader, but no specialist knowledge is essential
Eyewitness space exploration by Carole Stott( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes rockets, exploratory vehicles, and other technological aspects of space exploration, satellites, space stations, and the life and work of astronauts
Zoom in zoom out : a close-up and far-out look at our world by Michael Goldsmith( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visual reference book promising a new experience with each turn of the page. Throughout the book the viewpoint changes, shifting readers' perspective through a run of spreads, zooming in and zooming out, as well as going sideways, forward, and backward
The greatest intergalactic guide to space ever, by the Brainwaves by Lisa Swerling( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brainwave and his intrepid pals are your astro-guides to the mind-boggling magnificence of the universe, revealing its spectacular secrets and exploring its deepest, most secret places
Space : visual encyclopedia( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an exploration of space from the nearest planets of the solar system to far-off galaxies and examines the tools and techniques of space flight.--
 
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Ctott, Kapoji, 1953-

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I wonder why stars twinkle and other questions about spaceNew astronomerNight skyStars and planetsSpaceHubble : the mirror on the universeMoon landing : the race for the moonStarfinder : the complete beginner's guide to the night sky