The universe is a huge open space made up of billions of galaxies and an even larger number of stars. Our galaxy is called the Milky Way. Our solar system, including the Sun, the planets and their moons, forms just a tiny part of the Milky Way.
The Great Book of Questions and Answers is a comprehensive, fact-packed reference book for children aged 8 and over.
Full of intriguing questions that appeal to curious young minds, The Great Book of Questions and Answers covers a wide range of subjects, including science, history and the natural world. Clear, informative text is accompanied by eye-catching photographs, maps and diagrams throughout.
Including questions like What is a black hole? Do earthquakes only occur on land? Why do people fall ill? and How did cinema develop? The Great Book of Questions and Answers is perfect for school projects and for browsing by children and also by adults during free time.