Author(s): Alex Barnett
Did you know you can tell how hot a star is by looking at its colour? This volume is crammed full of quirky facts and figures, close-up views and feature boxes on all kinds of space oddities.
Alex Barnett studied astrophysics and is programme director of the National Space Centre in Leicester. Stuart Clark is a space specialist and has worked as a scriptwriter for 'Star Trek'.
Endless space; star stuff; black holes; our closest star; rocky planets; gassy planets; space rocks; galaxies; the Big Bang; do aliens exist?; star-gazing.