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Day Light, Night Light: Where Light Comes from (Let's Read-And-Find-Out Science)

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Moonlight is really sunlight!

Did you know that the moon doesn't make its own light? Instead, it receives light from the sun and reflects it to us on the Earth. Read and find out about how the sun, the stars and light bulbs make light so we can see.Did you know that moonlight is really sunlight? The moon can't make its own light, so it receives light from the sun and then sends it to us here on the Earth.

Any child who's ever wondered about the fascinating properties of light will want to read this classic science title. Readers will even learn how fast light can travel: from the moon to the Earth in less than three seconds! Veteran science author Franklyn M. Branley's lively text and Stacey Schuett's new illustrations combine fun facts and hands-on activities in this accessible introduction to the science of light.

Did you know that moonlight is really sunlight? The moon can't make its own light, so it receives light from the sun and then sends it to us here on the Earth.

Any child who's ever wondered about the fascinating properties of light will want to read this classic science title. Readers will even learn how fast light can travel: from the moon to the Earth in less than three seconds! Veteran science author Franklyn M. Branley's lively text and Stacey Schuett's new illustrations combine fun facts and hands-on activities in this accessible introduction to the science of light.

About the Author

Franklyn M. Branley was the originator of the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series and the author of close to 150 popular books about scientific topics for young readers of all ages. He was Astronomer Emeritus and former Chairman of the American Museum-Hayden Planetarium.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064451710
Subtitle:
Where Light Comes From
ill.:
Schuett, Stacey
Author:
Branley, Franklyn M
Author:
by Franklyn M. Branley and Stacey Schuett
Author:
Branley, Franklyn Mansfield
Author:
Schuett, Stacey
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
General science
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Science & Technology - General
Subject:
Science & Technology - Physics
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Science
Subject:
Light
Subject:
Science & Nature - Physics
Subject:
Light -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Childrens Science
Edition Number:
Newly ill. ed.
Edition Description:
NEWLY ILL Paperback
Series:
Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
19980103
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from K up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.17 in 18.64 oz
Age Level:
05-09

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