WorldCat Identities

Stott, Carole

Works: 174 works in 655 publications in 19 languages and 20,974 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Miscellanea  Pictorial works  History  Observations  Photographs from space  Popular works  Charts, diagrams, etc  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Creator, Contributor, Editor, Other
Classifications: QB46, 520
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carole Stott
Space exploration by Carole Stott( Book )

64 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,923 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 )

36 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,358 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 )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,042 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
The planets by Nigel Henbest( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,022 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 )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 873 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 )

18 editions published between 2005 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
Moon landing : the race for the moon by Carole Stott( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 774 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
Space by Carole Stott( Book )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 765 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
1001 facts about space by Carole Stott( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 503 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
Space : from Earth to the edge of the universe by Carole Stott( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 492 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 )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 471 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 )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 439 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
Out of this world by Carole Stott( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Welsh and held by 364 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 314 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 stars : the definitive visual guide to the cosmos by Robert Dinwiddie( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 309 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,"
Celestial charts : antique maps of the heavens by Carole Stott( Book )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses famous astronomers, the solar system, the stars, and other aspects of astronomy
The greatest intergalactic guide to space ever, by the Brainwaves by Lisa Swerling( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Czech and held by 281 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
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Alternative Names
Scott, Carole

Scott Carole 1953-....

Stott, Carole, 1953-

Stūt, Kārūl

Стотт, Кэрол

스토트, 캐롤

ストット, キャロル

I wonder why stars twinkle and other questions about spaceStars and planetsNew astronomerNight skyHubble : the mirror on the universeMoon landing : the race for the moonSpace1001 facts about space