What Makes Day and Night

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Harper Collins, Mar 26, 1986 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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‘Accompanied by NASA photographs and Dorros’s colorful, lively drawings, the text explains the Earth’s rotation in clear and simple terms. An experiment using a lamp as the ‘sun’ further clarifies the principles introduced.’ —BL.


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We read this book to learn why we have night and day. We learned that when it is daylight on one side of the earth, it is night time on the other side of the earth because the sun only shines on part ... Read full review

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About the author (1986)

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.

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