By Jacqueline Mitton
Galileo's progressive medical paintings introduced him into clash with the experts yet earned him an venerated position in historical past books. He swept away outdated notions of the universe by way of looking at the skies via a telescope and confirming that the Earth and planets go back and forth round the sunlight.
By Rebecca Hogue Wojahn
Welcome to the Nile River in Egypt! As you slosh throughout the river financial institution and puddle-jump the marshy components, you could pay attention birds calling, frogs peeping and little scurrying sounds from the underbrush. The Nile River is stuffed with lifestyles, from Egyptian vultures snatching ostrich eggs to golden jackals gnawing on a useless rabbit. Day and evening within the Nile River delta, the quest is directly to locate meals - and to prevent turning into anyone else's subsequent meal. the entire residing issues are attached to each other in a nutrients chain, from animal to animal, animal to plant, plant to insect, and bug to animal. What direction will you're taking to stick to the nutrients chain in the course of the river delta? Will you . . . Swoop during the air with an Egyptian slit-faced bat looking bugs? Stalk for frog dinner via thick reeds with a swamp cat? Scavenge for street kill with a striped hyena? stick to all 3 chains and plenty of extra in this who-eats-what event!
By DK Publishing
A photographic paperback sequence designed to introduce the interesting global of animals and the way they advance. during this informative and hugely visible sequence, beautiful step by step images permits little ones to work out a butterfly emerge from its cocoon and unfold its wings, or see what occurs whilst an egg hatches and a chick emerges. each one ebook comes with a sticky label sheet jam-packed with adorable pictures of the animals featured within the e-book.
By Taro Gomi
"Everyone Poops via Taro Gomi is an element biology textbook, half sociological treatise and all social gathering of a really traditional strategy. either my daughters begged me to learn the e-book time and again. They marveled on the enormity of the elephant`s poop and searched with the ability of a scientist for the tiny specks which characterize trojan horse poop. The textual content is straightforward and simple yet now not with no humor.
By Sally M. Walker
Publication through Walker, Sally M., Feldmann, Roseann
By Janet Witalec
By Richard Hantula
Hybrid automobiles, which run on replacement power assets like solar, corn, and biofuels, could be the key to utilizing much less oil. This identify discusses how those machines paintings, the technological know-how at the back of the strength they make, and what using hybrid automobiles skill for the planet.