Teach children about the real science behind the stars using one of the most iconic and recognized childhood classics, “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star”
Written to the classic melody of “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star” by an expert in astrophysics, this book is the perfect introduction to the real science behind the magic of stars. Discover how stars are created, what they’re made of, and even what makes them look like they’re twinkling.
Stars are not only great for wishing upon, but they are also spectacular examples of scientific magic. From atmospheric turbulence to fusing atoms, these delightful (more accurate!) lyrics will become your new favorite version of this classic tune.
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
I know exactly what you are.
Opaque ball of hot dense gas,
million times our planet’s mass,
looking small because you’re far
I know exactly what you are
Written by an expert in astrophysics, this book is the perfect primer for learning exactly what those twinkling little stars are doing way up high in the sky. Each stanza explains what stars are made of and their relationship to the earth in an easy-to-understand way. Instead of wondering what stars are, you will know for sure!
Julia Kregenow, Carmen Saldaña (Illustrated by)
FSeptember 4, 20189781492670063, 1492670065
Hardcover $17.99 USD, £13.99 GBP (Available on Amazon)
Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Nature / Astronomy
Ages 4 to 8, Grades 3 And Under