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Steve Kortenkamp

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Steve Kortenkamp

Dr. Stephen Kortenkamp is a professional astronomer who studies small solar system objects like asteroids, comets, and moons. His research also involves the formation of planets, both in our solar system and around other stars. Dr. Kortenkamp is a Senior Research Scientist at the Planetary Science Institute (www.psi.edu) in Tucson, Arizona. His research is supported with grants from NASA and the National Science Foundation. He also teaches planetary science at the University of Arizona and in 2011 won the prestigious "Innovations in Teaching" award from the College of Science. Through the Planetary Science Institute, Dr. Kortenkamp conducts training and continuing education workshops for elementary and middle school science teachers in southern Arizona. He has written more than 20 children's books about topics related to space and has served as a scientific consultant on more than a dozen others. Steve's wife Jane is also a professional astronomer and together they have three young children. When they are not star-gazing, Steve and Jane are competitive endurance athletes who race in Ironman triathlons, marathons, and open-water swims.

Mars Exploration Rovers: An Interactive Space Exploration Adventure

Mars Exploration Rovers: An Interactive Space Exploration Adventure

Mars has been a source of fascination since H. G. Wells wrote The War of the Worlds, a sci-fi fantasy of green-eyed Martians invading and overpowering Earth.

ISBN 9781491481394
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Series You Choose: Space

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V 920L No 2017
 
 
Mars Exploration Rovers: An Interactive Space Exploration Adventure

Mars Exploration Rovers: An Interactive Space Exploration Adventure

Mars has been a source of fascination since H. G. Wells wrote The War of the Worlds, a sci-fi fantasy of green-eyed Martians invading and overpowering Earth.

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ISBN 9781491483640
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Series You Choose: Space

$41.70

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V No 2017
 
Demoting Pluto: The Discovery of Dwarf Planets

Demoting Pluto: The Discovery of Dwarf Planets

When is a planet not a planet? Dwarf planets orbit the sun, are solid bodies, and are not moons. But they are not considered regular planets. Learn more about ...

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ISBN 9781491441763
Format Paperback
Series Exploring Space and Beyond

$8.95

GRL Lexile ATOS Hi/Lo Copyright
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Demoting Pluto: The Discovery of Dwarf Planets

Demoting Pluto: The Discovery of Dwarf Planets

When is a planet not a planet? Dwarf planets orbit the sun, are solid bodies, and are not moons. But they are not considered regular planets. Learn more about ...

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ISBN 9781491470435
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Series Exploring Space and Beyond

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Demoting Pluto: The Discovery of Dwarf Planets

Demoting Pluto: The Discovery of Dwarf Planets

When is a planet not a planet? Dwarf planets orbit the sun, are solid bodies, and are not moons. But they are not considered regular planets. Learn more about ...

ISBN 9781543545050
Format Teacher Note Cards
Series Exploring Space and Beyond

$1.00

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No 2016
 
Future Explorers: Robots In Space

Future Explorers: Robots In Space

There's no air in space. But robots don't care! Learn more about how these mechanical robonauts can help us understand more about the solar system in which we ...

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ISBN 9781491441770
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Series Exploring Space and Beyond

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Future Explorers: Robots In Space

Future Explorers: Robots In Space

There's no air in space. But robots don't care! Learn more about how these mechanical robonauts can help us understand more about the solar system in which we ...

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Series Exploring Space and Beyond

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T 5.8 No 2016
 
Future Explorers: Robots In Space

Future Explorers: Robots In Space

There's no air in space. But robots don't care! Learn more about how these mechanical robonauts can help us understand more about the solar system in which we ...

ISBN 9781543545975
Format Teacher Note Cards
Series Exploring Space and Beyond

$1.00

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No 2016
 
 
Show Me Space: My First Picture Encyclopedia

Show Me Space: My First Picture Encyclopedia

From planets and comets to sunspots and spacewalks, there's so much to know about space! Show Me Space has more than 100 facts and definitions about our solar ...

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ISBN 9781620657638
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Series My First Picture Encyclopedias

$48.60

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K 580L No 2014
 
Show Me Space: My First Picture Encyclopedia

Show Me Space: My First Picture Encyclopedia

From planets and comets to sunspots and spacewalks, there's so much to know about space! Show Me Space has more than 100 facts and definitions about our solar ...

ISBN 9781476537900
Format Paperback
Series My First Picture Encyclopedias

$8.10

GRL Lexile ATOS Hi/Lo Copyright
K 580L No 2013
 
Asteroids, Comets, and Meteoroids

Asteroids, Comets, and Meteoroids

They're leftover rocks from when the planets formed. And they hold clues to how the solar system began. Get up close to the asteroids, comets, and meteoroids ...

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ISBN 9781429672238
Format Paperback
Series The Solar System and Beyond

$8.10

GRL Lexile ATOS Hi/Lo Copyright
R 830L 5.1 No 2012
 
 
Asteroids, Comets, and Meteoroids

Asteroids, Comets, and Meteoroids

They're leftover rocks from when the planets formed. And they hold clues to how the solar system began. Get up close to the asteroids, comets, and meteoroids ...

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ISBN 9781429672245
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Series The Solar System and Beyond

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The Dwarf Planets

The Dwarf Planets

They’re round and orbit the Sun. But they’re not planets. What makes a dwarf planet different? Get up-close to the five dwarf planets that call our solar ...

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ISBN 9781429662420
Format Paperback
Series The Solar System and Beyond

$8.10

GRL Lexile ATOS Hi/Lo Copyright
R 800L 4.8 No 2011
 
 
The Dwarf Planets

The Dwarf Planets

They’re round and orbit the Sun. But they’re not planets. What makes a dwarf planet different? Get up-close to the five dwarf planets that call our solar ...

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ISBN 9781429664066
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Series The Solar System and Beyond

$48.60

GRL Lexile ATOS Hi/Lo Copyright
R 800L 4.8 No 2011
 
The Planets of Our Solar System

The Planets of Our Solar System

Venus is a sweltering, spinning rock. Jupiter is a huge ball of gas. But they are both planets. Get up-close to the eight planets that orbit around our solar ...

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ISBN 9781429662413
Format Paperback
Series The Solar System and Beyond

$8.10

GRL Lexile ATOS Hi/Lo Copyright
R 810L 4.8 No 2011
 
 
The Planets of Our Solar System

The Planets of Our Solar System

Venus is a sweltering, spinning rock. Jupiter is a huge ball of gas. But they are both planets. Get up-close to the eight planets that orbit around our solar ...

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ISBN 9781429664103
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