WorldCat Identities

Stott, Carole

Works: 157 works in 585 publications in 19 languages and 20,327 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Miscellanea  History  Pictorial works  Observations  Biography  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 )

59 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,895 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 )

51 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,439 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 )

35 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 1,240 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
Stars and planets by Carole Stott( Book )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 990 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 )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 907 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
The planets by Heather Couper( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring all-new 3D models built using data gathered by NASA and the European Space Agency
Hubble : the mirror on the universe by Robin Kerrod( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 866 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 )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 816 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
Space by Carole Stott( Book )

27 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 816 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 )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of many facts about outer space
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 459 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 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microscope by Paul Davies. Colin Ronan looks back on advances that astronomers have made in the last hundred years. Patrick Moore and David Hughes write on the outer planets, and comets and meteors respectively. Jacqueline Mitton examines the stars, the birthplace of the elements. Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest turn their attention to the Milky Way, the hazy band of light that is the end-on view of our Galaxy; and Malcolm Longair looks beyond this and into the deep
Space : from Earth to the edge of the universe by Carole Stott( Book )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 443 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
Out of this world by Carole Stott( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Welsh and held by 394 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 333 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
Astronomy by Kristen Lippincott( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 317 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
Astronomy by Carole Stott( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses famous astronomers, the solar system, the stars, and other aspects of astronomy
Celestial charts : antique maps of the heavens by Carole Stott( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 286 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 286 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
The greatest intergalactic guide to space ever, by the Brainwaves by Lisa Swerling( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 283 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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Space exploration
Alternative Names
Scott Carole 1953-....

Stūt, Kārūl

Стотт, Кэрол

ストット, キャロル

I wonder why stars twinkle and other questions about spaceNew astronomerStars and planetsNight skyHubble : the mirror on the universeMoon landing : the race for the moonSpace1001 facts about space