Blast off into space and discover the planets in our Solar System and beyond in this jam-packed encyclopedia for children. Learn what living in space is like for an astronaut, then take a whirl around planet Earth and the moon. Then go beyond where any human has gone before, and marvel at the red, rocky landscape of Mars and the truly magnificent icy rings of Saturn. Venture onwards to the farthest depths of the Milky Way Galaxy, and beyond to the biggest and brightest stars light years away. Packed with out-of-this-world pictures from NASA and ESA missions, kids will explore our Universe as never before. With exclusive interviews, incredible facts, coupled with awesome photographic spreads, Space A Children's Encyclopedia will teach children everything they need to know about space. This incredible space book is perfect for space enthusiasts and budding astronomers. It contains everything you ever wanted to know about space.