Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Eugene Shoemaker

Eugene Shoemaker was an internationally renowned comet scientist. He and his wife Carolyn Shoemaker hold world records for the discovery of new comets and, together with Dr. David H. Levy, discovered comet Shoemaker-Levy 9, which collided with Jupiter in 1994.

Eugene Shoemaker

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Cosmic Collisions
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Cosmic Collisions

Dana Desonie; Foreword by David H. Levy, Eugene Shoemaker, and Carolyn Shoemaker
Henry Holt and Co.
Holt Paperbacks

Cosmic collisions have forever shaped the planets in our solar system, sculpting Earth and our Moon. They are still happening right in our neighborhood, as we saw in July 1994 when comet fragments...

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