WorldCat Identities

Stott, Carole

Works: 145 works in 615 publications in 17 languages and 20,508 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Miscellanea  History  Popular works  Fiction  Observations  Pictorial works  Biography  Charts, diagrams, etc 
Roles: Author, Creator, Contributor, Editor, Other
Classifications: QB46, 520
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carole Stott
I wonder why stars twinkle and other questions about space by Carole Stott( Book )

33 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,305 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?"
Stars and planets by Carole Stott( Book )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,070 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
Night sky by Carole Stott( Book )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 881 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. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Hubble : the mirror on the universe by Robin Kerrod( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 863 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
Space by Carole Stott( Book )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 804 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
Moon landing : the race for the moon by Carole Stott( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated account of humanity's exploration of the moon, from our first observations and attempts to the first landing and later expeditions
1001 facts about space by Carole Stott( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of many facts about outer space
Astronomy by Kristen Lippincott( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 479 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
Starfinder : the complete beginner's guide to the night sky by Carole Stott( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Starfinder is the ideal indroduction to the night sky and how to observe it. It explains all you need to know about the Solar System and the rest of the Universe and shows you how to find and recognize objects such as stars and planets. To help you build your astronomy skills, it includes a month-by-month observation guide, a detailed directory of all 88 constellations, and a planisphere that reveals the night sky at any time of the year. The planisphere is a circular map of the stars with a rotating window on top. By turning the window, it can be set to show the stars as they will appear aat a particular time on any chosen night of the year."--Page 4 of cover
Images of the universe( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 446 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
The greatest intergalactic guide to space ever, by the Brainwaves by Lisa Swerling( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 410 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
Out of this world by Carole Stott( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Welsh and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to what we know about the universe in which we live and describes how we have gathered this information
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 323 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
Celestial charts : antique maps of the heavens by Carole Stott( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and Dutch and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van oude sterrenkaarten en afbeeldingen van hemelglobes, draaibare sterrenkaarten (planisferen) en een koperen astrolabium
Into the unknown by Carole Stott( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how astronomer Caroline Herschel, aviator Amy Johnson, and astronaut Sally Ride made significant contributions in the work of their choice despite male prejudice
Space facts by Carole Stott( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to the space sciences and astronomy
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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.15 for Astronomy ... to 0.84 for Tian wen x ...)

I wonder why stars twinkle and other questions about space
Alternative Names
Scott, Carole

Scott Carole 1953-....

Stott, Carole, 1953-

Stūt, Kārūl

Стотт, Кэрол

스토트, 캐롤

ストット, キャロル

Stars and planetsNight skyHubble : the mirror on the universeSpaceMoon landing : the race for the moon1001 facts about spaceStarfinder : the complete beginner's guide to the night skyImages of the universe