WorldCat Identities

Stott, Carole

Overview
Works: 217 works in 540 publications in 3 languages and 18,439 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Miscellanea  History  Charts, diagrams, etc  Observations  Pictorial works  Biography  Popular works 
Roles: Creator, Collaborator, Contributor, Editor, Other
Classifications: QB46, 520
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carole Stott
Space exploration by Carole Stott ( Book )
32 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 3,329 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 )
26 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 1,292 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?"
New astronomer by Carole Stott ( Book )
7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,086 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
Night sky by Carole Stott ( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 903 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
Hubble : the mirror on the universe by Robin Kerrod ( Book )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 844 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 )
8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 815 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
Stars and planets by Carole Stott ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 778 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
Astronomy by Kristen Lippincott ( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 724 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
1001 facts about space by Carole Stott ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of many facts about outer space
The greatest intergalactic guide to space ever, by the Brainwaves by Lisa Swerling ( Book )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 496 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 : from Earth to the edge of the universe by Carole Stott ( Book )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 465 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
Starfinder : the complete beginner's guide to the night sky by Carole Stott ( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 450 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."--Cover, p. [4]
Images of the universe by Carole Stott ( Book )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 447 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
Space by Carole Stott ( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 418 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
Out of this world by Carole Stott ( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 418 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 )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 398 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
Space by Carole Stott ( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the universe, the planets, moons and stars
Into the unknown by Carole Stott ( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 290 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 )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated introduction to the space sciences and astronomy
Observing the sky by Carole Stott ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in French and English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents tips on how to view stars planets, eclipses, comets, and meteors, and discusses how astronomers use telescopes to study the sky
 
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Alternative Names
Scott, Carole 1953-
Stūt, Kārūl
Стотт, Кэрол
ストット, キャロル
Languages
English (171)
Italian (3)
French (2)
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