Astrokittens Cosmic Machines by Ben Newman & Dr. Dominic Walliman


The Astro Kittens series explores advanced scientific theories through fun and engaging artwork - perfect for parents and their budding engineers.  Join Professor Astro Cat and his kittens on a journey of discovery, and learn all about the development of space mechanics, and learn all about Cosmic Machines!  Advancements in space technology mean that we now know more than ever before about what's out there in the Universe.  From rockets to rovers, this beautifully designed board book introduces young explorers to some of the most innovative and incredible machinery that has opened our eyes and broadened our minds to things we could never have imagined.

Ben Newman is an award-winning illustrator who has developed a distinct aesthetic over the years - a contemporary fusion of bold shapes, bright colours and playful characters which has been described as ‘Bauhaus fuzzy felt’.  He has produced work for a large range of clients, including the Tate Modern, New York Times, Google and The New Yorker.  His practice extends outside of commercial work into worldwide exhibitions, paintings and three dimensional collaborations.  Nowadays, he spends the majority of his time collaborating on the Professor Astro Cat children’s books for Flying Eye Books with his longtime friend and scientist, Dr Dominic Walliman.

Dr. Dominic Walliman is a scientist who lives and works in Vancouver where he works on Quantum computers.  He studied Quantum Device Physics at Birmingham University where he also taught Physics.  He also holds a BSc and MSc in Computer Science.

Board Book: 12 pages.

17.5cm x 17.5cm.

Age: 1-5 Years.

ISBN: 9781912497287.