Astronomy Assignment 4

Literary Interlude


Find either a cartoon or a poem relevant to Astronomy that appeals to you. Copy it by hand or photocopy and submit it.


Write a short, one paragraph synopsis of a science fiction book or short story you have read in which astronomy or extra-terrestrial happenings play a central rôle. The astronomical content should have some connection with real astronomy. Say whether you recommend that the book should be added to our list of science fiction books. Remember to give full publishing details of the book containing the story, in the form - authorís name, title, publisher, place published, date published, ISBN no. Add page numbers if the story is only part of a book.