Discover the sparkling world of stars, from their beautiful births to their dramatic deaths. Learn about our very own star, the Sun, as well as best-friend binary star pairs and dense neutron stars. Gaze at gorgeous galaxies and marvel at the Milky Way. Find out the answers to questions such as:
* What's inside the Sun?
* Where are the Pillars of Creation?
* Why do stars twinkle?
* How fast does a pulsar spin?
* Which galaxy is a cannibal?
* How long would it take to travel across the Milky Way?
Perfect for the new curriculum, this fascinating title is packed full of astounding information and number-based jaw-dropping facts and figures to inspire future astronauts and space scientists.