Energy from the Sun
Solar energy can be used to make food through the food chain, to make electricity via solar panels, and to drive climate through the transfer of heat. Learn all the different ways that energy from the sun makes the world as we know it work.
This is 1 of 26 leveled readers in STEM Explorations—a series of informational texts that takes young readers through the worlds of natural science and man-made inventions. Explore weather, seasons, and states of matter. Take trips through time with the advance of computers. Learn how to measure time and temperature, how halves and quarters can be used to share, and how sound and light travel.