This book traces our understanding of the sun from ancient times to modern solar space missions.What is the sun?, Why do the hours of daylight change?, Why are there seasons?, What is an eclipse?, How do sunspots affect our climate on Earth? Here you can read how scientists are using satellites and spacecraft to continue to study the sun and unravel its mysteries. At a deeper level What We Know about the Sun encourages you to think about the history and ongoing expansion of scientific knowledge.
|Series||Deep End: Levelled Reading|
|Author||Clarke, John Dennison|
|Themes||universe, science, planet|
|Text Type||Explanation, Information, Report|
|Reading Level||Level 29|
|Release Date||October 14, 2008|