Out of This World

In collaboration with NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program, World Book has created Out of This World—an exclusive series where kids with a 6th through 8th grade primary reading level can explore the next frontiers of space. Discover alien caves; hitchhike to asteroids, and more in this easy-to-read series about complex space science topics. Stunning imagery and interactive activities round out these books that will entice and challenge readers of all ages. The Out of This World series features new NASA projects to develop bold new advances in space technology.

Books in Series

  • Alien Cave Explorers
  • Asteroid-Harpooning Hitcher
  • Land-Sailing Venus Rover
  • Laser-Sailing Starships
  • Printable Probes and Cosmic Confetti
  • Solar-Wind-Riding Electric Sail
  • Squishy, Fishy Robot Explorers
  • Web-Spinning Space Spiders

SKU: 20384
ISBN: 978-0-7166-6155-9
Pages: 384
Volumes: 8
Price: $179.00
    • Easy-to-read text explains complex space science concepts
    • Interactive activities challenge readers to think creatively
    • Featured scientists share how they “caught the science bug”
    • Stunning imagery and futuristic renderings bring innovations to life

    • Awarded Booklist ‘Top 10 Series on Space Science & Exploration’

    Booklist, October 2019