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Published by G. Stevens Children"s Books in Milwaukee .
Written in English


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About the Edition

Describes how the seasons affect people and other living things.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 23) and index.

Statementby Isaac Asimov.
SeriesAsk Isaac Asimov
LC ClassificationsQB637.4 .A75 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1867818M
ISBN 100836804392
LC Control Number90026061

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Why do we have seasons? We have seasons because the earth is tilted (wonky) as it makes its yearly journey around the sun. The Earth's tilt. The Earth's axis is tilted at an angle of degrees. This means that the Earth is always "pointing" to one side as it goes around the Sun. So, sometimes the Sun is in the direction that the Earth is. Why do we have different seasons? by Isaac Asimov, , G. Stevens Children's Books edition, in English - A Gareth Stevens Children's Books ed. Why do we have different seasons? ( edition) | Pages:   Did you know that the Sun’s light shines differently on Earth at different times of the year? In this visualization watch as the Earth orbits the Sun, rotating, like a slightly tilted, spinning. Depending upon where you live, the seasons can be different. We divide these seasons into spring, summer, fall and winter. Some areas of the planet experience extremely hot or extremely cold temperatures, while others vary lightly or are even mild. The reason that we have the seasons has to do with how the earth is tilted.